Sports

Jul. 06, 2015 @ 11:45 AM

Rutherford forces game 5

Caldwell County Post 29 surrendered five runs over the last two innings resulting in an 8-7 loss to Rutherford County Post 423 in game 4 of the first round of the Area IV playoffs on Sunday night.


Jul. 03, 2015 @ 01:33 PM

29ers grab series lead

Caldwell County Post 29 collected 20 hits, while scoring 19 runs en route to a 19-7 victory over Rutherford County Post 423 in game 1 of the first round of the Area IV playoffs.


Jul. 01, 2015 @ 05:42 PM

29ers set for Area IV playoffs

Caldwell County Post 29 will begin its quest for an Area IV championship tonight in game 1 of the first round of the Area IV playoffs.


Jun. 30, 2015 @ 04:54 PM

Player of the Week

Caldwell County Post 29’s Colton Henthorne has been named the Lenoir News-Topic week 5 Player of the Week.


Jun. 29, 2015 @ 03:45 PM

Post 29 wins division title

Caldwell County Post 29 claimed the Area IV Western Division championship with a 15-2 victory in seven innings at Rutherford County Post 423.


Jun. 26, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

29ers rally past Rutherford

Caldwell County Post 29 scored nine unanswered runs, ending with a game-winning RBI single by Taylor Purus in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the 29ers a 9-8 victory over Rutherford County Post 423 at M.S. Deal Stadium.


Jun. 25, 2015 @ 03:52 PM

Errors plague Post 29

Caldwell County Post 29 managed just five hits, resulting in an 8-1 loss to Cherryville Post 100.


Jun. 24, 2015 @ 03:12 PM

Mathewson named Player of the Week

Caldwell County Post 29’s Jared Mathewson claimed his fourth victory of the season last week against Hickory, earning himself the Lenoir News-Topic Week 4 Player of the Week.


Jun. 23, 2015 @ 04:23 PM

Walker earns county honors

After finishing in the top 10 at the 3A state golf championships and finishing sixth overall in the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference, Hibriten’s Dawson Walker has been named Caldwell County’s boys’ golf Player of the Year.


Jun. 22, 2015 @ 02:49 PM

Caldwell upends Cherryville

Caldwell County Post 29 jumped out to a 7-2 lead and never looked back, upending Cherryville Post 100, 10-3 at M.S. Deal Stadium.


Jun. 20, 2015 @ 06:39 PM

Caldwell splits with Hickory

Caldwell County Post 29 picked up one victory on Friday night, while also seeing its 12-game winning streak snapped, as the 29ers split a doubleheader with Hickory Post 48.


Jun. 18, 2015 @ 05:09 PM

29ers prep for final stretch

Over the next six days, Caldwell County Post 29 will play its four most important games of the season against its two archrivals.


Jun. 17, 2015 @ 06:18 PM

Herrera, Winters share honors

Hibriten’s Allison Herrera and West Caldwell’s Jordan Winters each scored 29 goals this past season, earning themselves Caldwell County girls’ soccer Co-Players of the Year.


Jun. 16, 2015 @ 06:53 PM

Swanson departs South Caldwell

South Caldwell High School will be in search of a new head coach for the boys’ basketball team, as Lee Swanson has resigned from the position.


Jun. 16, 2015 @ 06:52 PM

Purus provides boost for Post 29

After a six-hit performance on Sunday evening, Taylor Purus is Caldwell County Post 29’s Lenoir News-Topic Player of the Week.


Jun. 15, 2015 @ 06:08 PM

29ers take two from Moundsville

A short-handed Caldwell County squad combined stellar pitching with timely hitting to sweep Moundsville, West Virginia Post 3 in a doubleheader on Sunday evening at M.S. Deal Stadium.


Jun. 10, 2015 @ 06:11 PM

Post 29 rallies past Burke

A seven-run seventh inning propelled Caldwell County Post 29 to its ninth straight victory after defeating Burke County Post 21, 9-5 on Tuesday night at Shuey Park in Morganton.


Jun. 06, 2015 @ 03:26 PM

Poetic justice

Poetic justice is the only way to sum up Friday night’s American Legion baseball game between Caldwell County Post 29 and Kings Mountain Post 155.


Jun. 01, 2015 @ 06:07 PM

Caldwell sweeps Asheville

Caldwell's Jared Mathewson and Madison Cook each threw a complete game and combined to allow just one run to help Post 29 sweep Asheville Post 70 in a doubleheader on Saturday night at M.S. Deal Stadium.


Jun. 01, 2015 @ 05:04 PM

29ers pound Henderson

A 10-run ninth inning was more than enough for Caldwell County Post 29 to earn its fifth consecutive victory.


May. 25, 2015 @ 02:50 PM

Spartans set for regional final

The South Caldwell Spartans are set for the 4A West Regional final for the first time in the program's history.


May. 23, 2015 @ 04:57 PM

Spartans advance to regional finals

For the first time in program history, the South Caldwell Spartans are heading to the 4A West Regional finals.


May. 21, 2015 @ 04:16 PM

Post 29 to honor Shomate at alumni game

The 2015 Caldwell County Post 29 alumni game takes place tonight at M.S. Deal Stadium, and head coach Myron Day feels it will be something special.


May. 21, 2015 @ 04:15 PM

Lyerly named head coach

West Caldwell High School has announced that Antonio Lyerly has been named the new head boy's basketball coach, effective immediately.


May. 20, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

Spartans upset in heartbreaker

The South Caldwell Spartans saw their season come to an end after a heartbreaking, 8-7 extra-inning loss to No. 9 Providence in the third round of the 4A state playoffs on Tuesday night in Sawmills.