Sports: Local

Apr. 10, 2015 @ 12:58 PM

Panthers perfect in own tourney

Piedmont's powerhouse baseball program is having another successful season. The Panthers, who won the 2A state title in 2013 and finished second as a 3A school last year, have won five in a row and 12 of their last 13 games. They went 3-0 at their own tournament during Spring Break.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 09:39 PM

Cavs complete 3-game sweep of WHS

Cuthbertson's baseball team got a grand slam and four hits from senior third baseman Bailey Connell in a 14-2 road win over Weddington on Thursday. "We brought the bats today," said Connell.


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. 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 @ 03:59 PM

Cavs coming of age

Cuthbertson High took the first two games of a 3-game series against Weddington in the opening week of Southern Carolina Conference baseball play. The victories are a sign the already successful Cavaliers are trending upward as a program.


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.