Sports: Local

Sep. 11, 2014 @ 11:55 PM

Rebels hold on, improve to 3-1

Senior Max Robinson had two interceptions and a touchdown in the fourth quarter to lead Parkwood to a 27-20 home win over Jordan-Matthews on Thursday.

Sep. 13, 2014 @ 07:56 AM

Funderburke sets county rushing record

Sun Valley senior tailback Albert Funderburke now has 5,544 career rushing yards, the most of any player in Union County history. He broke Juanne Blount's record in a win over East Bladen, when he rushed for 262 yards and four TDs.

Sep. 13, 2014 @ 12:02 AM

Rain wrecks UC's football schedule

Of the nine Week 4 football games involving Union County that were scheduled for Friday night, only three of them were played. Read more inside.


Sep. 10, 2014 @ 06:36 PM

Giarla returning for Rebels

Parkwood senior Andy Giarla, a starting offensive lineman on last year's state semifinal team, has been cleared by doctors to return to the football field and will play for the first time this season in Thursday's home game against Jordan-Matthews (6:30 p.m. start). Giarla, an honor student, is being treated for brain cancer.

Sep. 13, 2014 @ 12:06 AM

Unbeatens Monroe, WHS collide in Week 4

The last two undefeated football teams in Union County meet when Weddington visits Monroe on Saturday at 4 p.m. The game was scheduled for Friday but was called for lightning. WHS receiver Zach Goins says the Redhawks always have "a great team" and he considers his club the underdog.

Sep. 06, 2014 @ 12:50 AM

Parkwood holds off Piedmont, 49-47

Parkwood senior Max Robinson caught three touchdown passes and also made the tackle at the 1-yard line on the two-point conversion with 11 seconds left to help the Rebels defeat Piedmont 49-47 on Friday. The Rebels also got a big night from senior QB Josh Coble, who threw all three TD passes to Robinson and kept the game-winning drive alive with a 40-yard scramble on third down.


Parkwood 49, Piedmont 47

Monroe 35, Cuthbertson 21

Rocky River 21, Sun Valley 14

Central Academy 20, Union Academy 0

Weddington 31, A.L. Brown 21

Providence 40, Porter Ridge 2

Pageland Central 20, Forest Hills 6

Ardrey Kell 21, Marvin Ridge 15