Steve Jordan of Steve Jordan Photography was at the North Lincoln vs Lake Norman Charter girls soccer game on Tuesday & the East Lincoln vs Lincolnton game on Wednesday. With this article are some photos from both including the LHS vs ELHS JV game. If you are interested in high quality photos, contact [email protected]
Wayne Howard Reporter
BASEBALL Wednesday March 1st Forestview 7, Lincolnton 5
For LHS, Garett Hedgepeth had 2 hits, Will Blackburn, Caden Smith and Nate Hovis had one hit each. Garett Hedgepeth started on the mound followed by Jesus Antonio and Karson Cloninger finished. The Jaguars got two runs in the bottom of the first; the Wolves took a 3-2 lead in the top of the 2nd, but Forestview scored four in the bottom of that inning. LHS got their other two runs in the third. The Jags added another in the 5th. LHS is now 1-1.
R-S Central 8, West Lincoln 0 St. Stephens 13, Bandys 0 East Rutherford 6, East Lincoln 2
East Rutherford rapped out 12 hits off four East Lincoln pitchers, while the Mustangs managed only three--one each by Isaac Armstrong, Matt Phuntek and Nate Borchardt.
North Lincoln 11, Lake Norman Charter 3
Friday March 3rd West Lincoln @ Cherryville R-S Central @ Lincolnton Fred T. Foard @ Lincoln Charter Draughn @ Maiden Bandys @ North Gaston
SOFTBALL Wednesday March 1st Forestview 13, Lincolnton 3 West Lincoln 8, North Lincoln 1 Home runs by Gracie Elmore and Amelia May accounted for four of the Rebels runs. West took a 4-0 lead in the first inning, added a run in the 5th and 3 in the sixth. Chloe Norman batted 2 for 3 and Addisyn Robinson 2 for 4. Stacia Cowan was the winning pitcher, allowing just 5 hits in 5 innings and walking only one batter. Cherryville 11, Pine Lake Prep 1 Bandys 3, Crest 1
Friday March 3rd Lincolnton @ North Lincoln West Lincoln @ Burns Maiden @ Lincoln Charter Fred T. Foard @ Bandys
GIRLS SOCCER Monday Feb. 27th West Lincoln 4, Cherryville 0
Madalyn Dillard, DeeDee Wallace, Shelby Westbrook, and Calla Varner recorded a goal apiece. Goalkeeping was a joint effort by Laura Leigh Willis (60 minutes) and Olivia Ledford (20 minutes), who combined for the shutout.
Wednesday March 1st
West Lincoln 3, Burns 0
DeeDee Wallace scored two goals--one in each half. Madalyn Dillard recorded a goal in the first half. Laura Leigh Willis got the shutout as goalkeeper.
Bandys 9, Langtree Charter 0 Fred T. Foard 3, Maiden 2 East Lincoln 6, Lincolnton 0
Thursday March 2nd Lincolnton @ North Lincoln Hunter Huss @ Cherryville
BOYS TENNIS Tuesday, Feb. 28th NC School of Science and Math 8, West Lincoln 1
Lincoln Clayville was listed as the only WL winner (singles).
Wednesday March 1st Lincoln Charter 8, East Lincoln 1
Lincoln Charter winners: singles--Grayson Upchurch, Noah Cochran, Aiden Orr, Ben Kennedy; doubles--Connor Milligan & Grayson Upchurch, Noah Cochran & Clark Mullen, Aiden Orr & Ben Kennedy
East Lincoln winner: Carson Brown (singles)
Bandys 6, North Lincoln 3
North Lincoln winners: singles--Quinton Cook and Nathan Aberle; doubles--Mattias Naslund & Nathan Aberle
Bandys winners: singles--Josh Cross, Jeremiah Cockman, Gabriel Wright, Kevin Rodriguez; doubles--Cross & Cockman, Sawyer Wright & Chris Moore
West Lincoln 8, East Gaston 1
West Lincoln winners: singles--David Hoyle, John Schrum, Lincoln Clayville, Grayson Kiser, Gabriel Dixon; doubles--Eric Richardson & Lincoln Clayville, David Hoyle & John Schrum, Grayson Kiser & Gabriel Dixon
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