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Cuthbertson gets the call to Class 3A athletics

Cuthbertson gets the call to Class 3A athletics

by Aaron Garcia When the N.C. High School Athletic Association held its biannual meeting in early May, the Cuthbertson High School community received some not-so-surprising-yet-welcomed news: The Cavs’ growing student… Read more »

2012 BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Big-Game Bostic

2012 BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Big-Game Bostic

Weddington pitcher had season to remember in 2012 by Aaron Garcia Winning a state title in any sport, especially a revenue-generating one such as baseball, brings with it some limelight…. Read more »

2012 SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Lexi’s Lasting Legacy

2012 SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Lexi’s Lasting Legacy

Porter Ridge pitcher cemented her place in Union County history by Aaron Garcia It’s not often that an athlete’s lifetime of hard work and determination culminates in a single moment,… Read more »

Q&A: Getting to know new Porter Ridge boys basketball coach Jim Rhodes

Q&A: Getting to know new Porter Ridge boys basketball coach Jim Rhodes

by Aaron Garcia Though he was hired in May, the Jim Rhodes era at Porter Ridge begins in earnest this week when he takes his new Pirates team to Guilford… Read more »

Sports Shorts for June 29

Sports Shorts for June 29

by Aaron Garcia and Andrew Stark Post 535 racing toward Eastern Division title Defense wins championships. It’s the oldest mantra in the book, regardless of sport. But according to Unionville… Read more »

2012 BOYS LACROSSE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Bettison than Ever

2012 BOYS LACROSSE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Bettison than Ever

Mavs senior helped usher in new era of Marvin Ridge lax by Aaron Garcia Walker Bettison is a bit torn when thinking about his position as Marvin Ridge’s all-time leading… Read more »

2012 GIRLS LACROSSE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Super Soph Steps Up

2012 GIRLS LACROSSE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Super Soph Steps Up

Collins led Marvin Ridge, and the state, in 2012 by Aaron Garcia After spending last offseason working on her game, Amy Collins had a feeling she could be in for… Read more »

What to Do with No. 2?

What to Do with No. 2?

Our Sports staffers jump into the heated debate about what the Charlotte Bobcats’ brass should do with the No. 2 overall pick in the NBA Draft, which takes place on… Read more »

Sports Shorts for June 22

Sports Shorts for June 22

by Aaron Garcia and Andrew Stark Area schools improve in Wells Fargo Cup standings The N.C. High School Athletic Association released the final standings for the 2011-12 Wells Fargo Cup,… Read more »

2012 BOYS TENNIS PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Hats off to Hatala

2012 BOYS TENNIS PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Hats off to Hatala

Marvin Ridge senior helped program reach new heights by Aaron Garcia Ironically, it took a heartbreaking loss to let Marvin Ridge tennis player Joey Hatala know 2012 was going to… Read more »

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