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Sports Shorts: April 6

Sports Shorts: April 6

Several stars shine at county track and field championships by Aaron Garcia and Andrew Stark While track and field has long thrived in Union County, the 2012 outdoor season is… Read more »

Smooth Sailing

Smooth Sailing

Porter Ridge softball team still undefeated through 12 games by Aaron Garcia It would’ve been understandable – heck, even likely – to see the Porter Ridge High School softball team… Read more »

Union County athletes wear Queen City crowns

Union County athletes wear Queen City crowns

by C. Jemal Horton CHARLOTTE – For more than five decades, the Queen City Relays has become known as a track meet for which many local high school athletes spend… Read more »

Sports Shorts for March 30

Sports Shorts for March 30

by Aaron Garcia Mavs softball team not making excuses this season After losing a stable of seniors from last year’s roster that basically helped build the softball program at Marvin… Read more »

2011-12 Boys Swimmer/Diver of the Year

2011-12 Boys Swimmer/Diver of the Year

Bretschneider was in the fast lane this season by Aaron Garcia The thing about swimming pools is they can make it difficult to tell when someone is sweating. But make… Read more »

2011-12 Girls Swimmer/Diver of the Year

2011-12 Girls Swimmer/Diver of the Year

Marvin Ridge rookie Maleski makes her mark by Aaron Garcia When it comes down to the final three competitors, the state diving championships are a lot like the Miss America… Read more »

2011-12 Boys Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Year

2011-12 Boys Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Year

Finch taking the right steps to high jump success by Aaron Garcia In many ways, Cole Finch’s high jump career began as a dare. As a freshman member of Weddington’s… Read more »

Behind the Mask

Behind the Mask

Selfless Mangum continues making name for Cuthbertson – and himself by Aaron Garcia There’s a reason the catcher position is so often examined. Baseball, as a sport, has long been… Read more »

2011-12 Girls Track and Field Athletes of the Year

2011-12 Girls Track and Field Athletes of the Year

Cavs’ girls relay team finds just the right mix by Aaron Garcia Putting together the perfect relay team is sort of like a chemistry experiment. Sometimes, as was the case… Read more »

2011-12 Wrestler of the Year

2011-12 Wrestler of the Year

This season, the edge usually went to Von Egidy by Aaron Garcia Last season, Piedmont wrestler Parker Von Egidy finished with an impressive 61-1 record and a Class 2A state… Read more »

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