Richards wins 500th, Red Devils move into first place
The 500th win in the coaching career of Linda Richards may be one of her most important.
The Newton-Conover volleyball team rallied in a fifth-set tiebreaker to come away with a 3-2 victory against Bunker Hill on Tuesday.
The win puts the Lady Red Devils (9-1, 8-1) not only in first place in the SD-7, but it also puts Richards in an elite class of volleyball coaches in the state of North Carolina.
To read more of this story, pick up the Wednesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.