Sports: Local

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 04:02 PM

Crowder runs 40 in 4.39 seconds

After a disappointing 4.56 time in the 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine, Duke receiver Jamison Crowder bounced back by running a 4.39 at his pro day. The former Monroe High star is looking to boost his stock in the draft. which starts at the end of April.

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 04:04 PM

Piedmont wins sixth straight

Sophomore Matt Moser threw a three-hitter in Piedmont's 10-0 win over Anson. The Panthers started the season 0-2 but have won six straight baseball games since then.

Mar. 10, 2015 @ 10:46 AM

Parkwood opens baseball season with marquee win

JT Dunn went 3-for-4 at the plate and Jeremy Parker was 2-for-4 with a save in Parkwood's 5-4 home win over Piedmont. The Rebels built a 5-0 lead before holding off a seventh-inning rally by the Panthers, who won the state in 2013 and finished second in 2014.

Jan. 21, 2015 @ 03:52 PM

Watts breaks Union County record

Weddington superstar Stephanie Watts passed former Parkwood great Tiffany Brown to become Union County's all-time leading scorer in Tuesday's win. Watts will be playing for the UNC Tar Heels this time next year.

Jan. 17, 2015 @ 09:40 PM

Hornets edge Pacers in OT

Gerald Henderson's 20 points led Charllotte to an overitme win against Indiana on Saturday night. The Hornets won despite playing with leading scorers Kemba Walker and Al Jefferson.

Jan. 14, 2015 @ 04:54 PM

Panthers get above-average grade for 2014-15

The Carolina Panthers had a losing season, but they also won a playoff game. Here's a look at the offense, defense and special teams graded out.