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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 »

Sports Shorts for March 23

Sports Shorts for March 23

by Aaron Garcia Weddington baseball’s hot start carries over to league play The Weddington baseball team opened Southern Carolina 3A/4A conference play on March 20 with a 9-0 win over… Read more »

Cavs a cut Above

Cavs a cut Above

Cuthbertson crowned 2011-12 UCW Super 7 boys basketball champs by Aaron Garcia What a year for Union County boys hoops. This season alone saw hotly contested races in each of… Read more »

Pirates Continue Ascent

Pirates Continue Ascent

Porter Ridge wins UCW ­Super 7 girls basketball title by Aaron Garcia A third-round appearance in the Class 4A state playoffs buys you a lot of things. Most important, it… Read more »

Cuthbertson’s magical basketball run ends in state finals

Cuthbertson’s magical basketball run ends in state finals

by Aaron Garcia RALEIGH – For the first time all afternoon, N.C. State University’s Reynolds Coliseum took a break from its deafening roar and fell silent as Shelton Mitchell’s last-gasp… Read more »

Sports Shorts for March 16

Sports Shorts for March 16

by Aaron Garcia Local hoopsters well-represented on all-district teams The N.C. Basketball Coaches Association this week released its All-District 9 team for the 2011-12 season, and several Union County athletes… Read more »

Thirty one down,  one to go

Thirty one down, one to go

Cuthbertson needs a single victory to earn first state hoops title by Aaron Garcia GREENSBORO – In most instances, it’s better to be fashionably late, but the Cuthbertson boys basketball… Read more »

Playing the Game

Playing the Game

Weddington boys lacrosse team hopes to improve on last year’s breakthrough season by Aaron Garcia When you initially meet first-year Weddington boys lacrosse coach Erik Gundersen, his love for the… Read more »

Sports Shorts for March 9

Sports Shorts for March 9

CATA girls soccer team off to hot start After winning last season’s Class 1A state title, Central Academy of Technology & Arts girls soccer coach Jay Niessner began this season… Read more »

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