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Pirates’ undersized Dilworth hoping to make a big impact for Wingate program

Pirates’ undersized Dilworth hoping to make a big impact for Wingate program

Ryan Dilworth said he’s always heard the whispers, the doubts, the reasons that his football career wouldn’t include a future, even though he was one of Union County’s most productive… Read more »

Monroe track and field squad wins back-to-back state championships

Monroe track and field squad wins back-to-back state championships

For the second consecutive season, the Monroe girls track and field team finished the season as the Class 1A state champion after turning in a dominating performance at Greensboro’s N.C…. Read more »

Cavs’ Maurice Little looks to finish season just as strongly as he began it

Cavs’ Maurice Little looks to finish season just as strongly as he began it

The moment was one that Maurice Little had been waiting for his entire track and field career. It was the type of accomplishment an athlete, especially at the beginning of… Read more »

Cuthbertson softball players enjoying prolific season but eyeing much more

Cuthbertson softball players enjoying prolific season but eyeing much more

To put it bluntly, statistics, at least when in relation to their players, scare a good amount of coaches. Or perhaps more accurately, many coaches are scared by the possible… Read more »

Sun Valley girls soccer team hopes to put finishing touches on memorable season

Sun Valley girls soccer team hopes to put finishing touches on memorable season

Steve Hancock isn’t quite sure how much credence he wants to give state rankings. But it’s an opinion the Sun Valley girls soccer coach is being forced to shape since… Read more »

Piedmont’s Von Egidy closes career as one of county’s all-time greats

Piedmont’s Von Egidy closes career as one of county’s all-time greats

Piedmont wrestling coach Todd Stokes said he wished others could see the Parker Von Egidy that he knew – not the Von Egidy on the mat but the version of… Read more »

A conversation with former Carolina Panther and new  Union Academy coach Brad Hoover

A conversation with former Carolina Panther and new Union Academy coach Brad Hoover

For nine seasons, former Carolina Panther Brad Hoover was a fan favorite while opening up running lanes as a fullback. Now, he’s Union Academy’s newest head football coach. Union County… Read more »

Cavs again fall game short of state title

Cavs again fall game short of state title

CHAPEL HILL – For the second consecutive season, the fourth-year Cuthbertson boys basketball team fell in the Class 2A state title game against one of the state’s most established programs…. Read more »

Cuthbertson boys take different path to their second consecutive state title game

Cuthbertson boys take different path to their second consecutive state title game

On Saturday, March 16, the Cuthbertson boys basketball team will play in its second consecutive Class 2A state championship game, which is scheduled to tip off at 2:30 p.m. at… Read more »

Local coaches group hopes to give back to community through baseball

Local coaches group hopes to give back to community through baseball

To David Dunn and Steven Williams, their baseball field at Charlotte’s Randolph Middle School was nearly unrecognizable. And that was a very good thing. As the men took a break… Read more »