Sports: Local

Oct. 09, 2014 @ 01:41 PM

Rebels win first girls tennis title since '83

Parkwood High's 8-1 win over third-place Central Academy clinched the Rebels' first conference championship in girls tennis since 1983. Parkwood has completed the regular season with a 10-1 record.

Oct. 03, 2014 @ 09:31 PM

Warriors 6-0 after edging CCD

Chris Trevisan caught two TD passes and Keith Duncan made the game-winning field goal with no time on the clock in Weddington's 20-17 win at Charlotte Country Day. The Warriors are 6-0 for the first time in school history.

Oct. 03, 2014 @ 12:55 PM

Mavs still searching for first win

Joshua Allen rushed for 337 yards and five TDs in Victory Christian's 47-19 home win over Marvin Ridge. The Mavericks have played a tough schedule and are 0-5 heading into conference play at Cuthbertson.

Other Oct. 2 scores involving Union County include:

Weddington 20, Charlotte Country Day 17

Piedmont 48, West Stanly 0

Independence 42, Porter Ridge 7


Oct. 03, 2014 @ 11:55 AM

Piedmont whips West Stanly, 48-0

Cameron Tripp threw for two touchdowns and rushed for another and Aaron Braswell scored three TDs while Piedmont's defense earned its first shutout since 2010. UPDATED.

Sep. 27, 2014 @ 12:53 PM

Rebels run all over Cherryville

Parkwood rushed for 431 yards on 9.6 yards per carry in a 55-13 road win over Cherryville. The Rebels enter their bye week with a 4-2 record. For details on all seven games involving Union County, see Sunday's print edition of The Enquirer-Journal. Here are Friday's final scores:

Sun Valley 48, Monroe 47

Parkwood 55, Cherryville 13

Piedmont 23, CATA 14

Cuthbertson 28, Providence Day 10

Davidson Day 20, Marvin Ridge 17

North Rowan 14, Forest Hills 12

South Stanly 17, Union Academy 6

Sep. 27, 2014 @ 12:42 AM

Spartans pull out thrilling 48-47 win at Monroe

Jeremiah Miller and Albert Funderburke scored three touchdowns each to lead Sun Valley High to an exciting win over Monroe. The Spartans trailed by 12 points in the third quarter before raillying for the win. Sophomore QB Demarco Reaves threw three TD passes for the Sun Valley, including the game-winner to Miller from 40 yards out with 29 seconds left in the game on a third and 15 play.