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Sports Shorts: Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, 2014

Sports Shorts: Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, 2014

Cardinal soccer earns share of conference title The Union Academy soccer team beat rival Gray Stone Day, 3-2, on Oct. 23 to earn a share of the Yadkin Valley 1A… Read more »

Cougars take control

Cougars take control

When the Cougar soccer team walked onto the field at Sun Valley High School to take on Monroe on Oct. 23 they were calm, cool and collected. They weren’t nervous… Read more »

Cavalier revival

Cavalier revival

The tides turned in Union County on Friday, Oct. 17. When an unbeaten Weddington took to the field at Cuthbertson to take on the 4-3 team that started the season… Read more »

Sports Shorts: Oct. 23 to 29

Sports Shorts: Oct. 23 to 29

Marvin Ridge earns big win over Sun Valley The Marvin Ridge football team earned its first win of the season on Oct. 17, beating Sun Valley, 37-20, and ending the… Read more »

Title defenders

Title defenders

When Weddington’s soccer team captains began practicing in mid July, they knew that this year’s squad would be talented. But they had no idea just how good they’d be. They’re… Read more »

Piedmont coach Ron Massey dies at age 56

Piedmont coach Ron Massey dies at age 56

Piedmont High School football coach Ron Massey coached his last game on Oct. 10. The 74-58 loss to Sun Valley that night was tough, but pales in comparison to the… Read more »

Sports Shorts: Oct. 16 to 22

Sports Shorts: Oct. 16 to 22

Funderburke breaks Union County record Sun Valley running back Albert Funderburke broke Union County’s all-time single-game rushing record on Oct. 10, with 456 yards on 20 carries in the Spartan’s… Read more »

Cheering for awareness: Parkwood cheerleading squad gives back

Cheering for awareness: Parkwood cheerleading squad gives back

MONROE – The junior varsity cheerleading squad at Parkwood High School has spent the last two months raising awareness for various charitable causes, and the squad’s 21 members have no… Read more »

Rebels with a cause

Rebels with a cause

Victories for the Parkwood football team have been sporadic over the last decade. During a stretch from 2004-2011, the Rebels went 33-58, and the program became known as an easy-win… Read more »

Set to win

Set to win

Since the school opened in 2007, the volleyball team at Marvin Ridge High School has established a dynasty, recording seven winning seasons in eight years. But the last four years… Read more »