Sports: Local

Sep. 04, 2014 @ 01:01 PM

Warriors, Redhawks UC's last unbeatens

Three intra-county games highlight the eight-game slate in Week 3, including Cuthbertson at Monroe, Piedmont at Parkwood and Central Academy at Union Academy. For a breakdown of all eight games, look inside.

Sep. 11, 2014 @ 12:20 PM

Union County football: Week 4 breakdown

Two of the nine high school football games involving Union County were moved to Thursday night, and three county teams are still looking for their first win of 2014. Read pre-game analysis inside.

Sep. 10, 2014 @ 06:52 PM

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Parkwood senior offensive lineman Andy Giarla, second from left, had brain surgery last May and is currently in chemotherapy treatment, but will suit up and play for the first time this season in the Rebels' home game against Jordan-Matthews.

Sep. 04, 2014 @ 01:12 PM

Blakeney, Crowder combine for 4 TDs

Union County has Division I football players all over the Eastern Seaboard making impacts for their programs. Duke's Issac Blakeney and Jamison Crowder, both Monroe High graduates, caught two touchdown passes each from former Weddington QB Anthony Boone in the season opener.

Sep. 04, 2014 @ 01:05 PM

WHS edges CATA, 1-0

In a matchup between two top-five teams in the state polls, Weddington's boys soccer team emerged with a victory over Central Academy.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 11:35 PM

Piedmont shocks Porter Ridge, 36-33

Piedmont's Cameron Tripp scored the game-winning touchdown with less than a minute left in a 36-33 win at Porter Ridge. The Pirates had won five straight in the series by an average of 36.6 points. Here's the rest of the Union County football scores from Week 2:

Weddington 35, Forest Hills 20

Monroe 41, Anson 0

Parkwood 40, Union Academy 7

Sun Valley 49, Hoke Co. 20

Hickory Ridge 28, Cuthbertson 25

Central Academy 30, Highland Tech 0