Sports: Preps

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.


May. 20, 2015 @ 02:21 PM

Spartans walk off to quarterfinals

After a game where big hits became the norm, it took South Caldwell taking pitches to claim victory. A bases-loaded walk drawn by Olivia Spencer to score McKinney Johnson gave the Spartans a 6-5 victory in 9 innings over the Porter Ridge Pirates at the Spartan Softball Complex Tuesday night.


May. 16, 2015 @ 04:50 PM

Spartans defeat defending champs

A 10th-inning, two-out single by Drew Cox proved to be the difference Friday night, allowing Chase Whisnant to score from second to give the South Caldwell a 3-2 extra-innings win over defending 4A state champion West Forysth.


May. 16, 2015 @ 04:48 PM

South Caldwell softball advances

South Caldwell's Olivia Spencer latches on at second base for a force out in the first inning against Davie en route to an 11-0 win.

May. 16, 2015 @ 04:48 PM

Hibriten falls to Cuthbertson

Hibriten catcher Aaron Moore dives back to second safely as Cuthbertson's Branden Delay attempts to make the play during the fourth inning on Friday evening in Lenoir. Cuthbertson prevailed 10-0.

May. 09, 2015 @ 01:05 AM

South Caldwell claims second straight title

The South Caldwell Lady Spartans won their second straight Northwestern 3A/4A Conference tournament with victories over St. Stephens and Freedom on Friday night in Hickory.


May. 08, 2015 @ 02:51 PM

Spartans win conference tournament

The South Caldwell Spartans scored nine unanswered runs to win the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference tournament championship with a 9-2 victory over Fred T. Foard on Thursday night at M.S. Deal Stadium.


May. 07, 2015 @ 05:54 PM

Spartans reach tourney final

The South Caldwell Spartans overcame a five-run deficit to claim a 9-6 victory over Hickory in the semifinals of the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference tournament on Wednesday night at M.S. Deal Stadium.


May. 06, 2015 @ 05:00 PM

Prep Roundup from 5-5

The South Caldwell soccer team hung on late to claim a 2-1 victory over archrival Hibriten on Tuesday night in Sawmills.


May. 06, 2015 @ 04:25 PM

Conference Tournaments Roundup

The Hibriten Panthers had two runners on with one out in the bottom of the seventh, but couldn't convert, resulting in a 5-4 loss to St. Stephens in the first round of the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference tournament on Tuesday night in Lenoir.


May. 06, 2015 @ 03:55 PM

Bolick throws no-hitter

South Caldwell's Jon Bolick threw a no-hitter to lead the Spartans in an 11-1 victory in six innings over Freedom in the first round of the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference tournament on Tuesday night in Sawmills.


May. 02, 2015 @ 03:56 PM

Davis, Triplett spark Panthers

Hibriten senior Trace Triplett collected two hits, including the game-winning RBI single in the top of the eighth inning to give the Panthers a 3-1 victory in eight innings over Hickory on Friday night in Hickory.


May. 02, 2015 @ 03:25 PM

Spartans hold on at Watauga

On a cold mountain night at Pioneer Field, the South Caldwell Spartans hung on to ensure a 21-0 regular season mark with a 3-2 victory over the home-standing Watauga Pioneers.


Apr. 22, 2015 @ 01:51 PM

Spartans crush Freedom

The South Caldwell Spartans scored six runs in each of the second and third innings to claim a 12-0 victory in five innings over Freedom High School on Tuesday night in Morganton.


Apr. 18, 2015 @ 03:56 PM

Burgess named head coach

Hibriten High School has announced that Roger Burgess is the new head girl's basketball coach.


Apr. 18, 2015 @ 03:54 PM

Haire, Spartans tame Patton

The South Caldwell Spartans allowed just one Patton hit en route to a 5-1 victory over the Panthers on Saturday in Sawmills.


Apr. 18, 2015 @ 03:52 PM

Warriors knock off Maiden

West Caldwell starting pitcher Justin Reece threw all seven innings and allowed just one earned run on two hits, while striking out five to help the Warriors knock off Maiden 5-2 on Friday afternoon in Gamewell.


Apr. 15, 2015 @ 06:32 PM

Spartans hammer Patton

The South Caldwell Spartans scored six runs in each of the second and third innings en route to a 15-1 victory in five innings over Patton on Wednesday night in Sawmills.


Apr. 14, 2015 @ 04:30 PM

ACC All-Stars storm through Taylorsville

The 36th Annual ACC Barnstorming Tour made its way to Taylorsville on Monday night to take on the Alexander County All-Stars.


Apr. 09, 2015 @ 04:26 PM

Spartans edge Crest

The South Caldwell baseball team scored four runs in the top of the sixth inning to break a 1-1 tie and claim a 5-2 victory over Crest in the second round of the Shelby Easter Baseball Tournament on Wednesday night at Keeter Stadium/Veterans Field.


Apr. 08, 2015 @ 04:09 PM

Panthers pound East Burke

The Hibriten Panthers won their opening-round game of the East Burke Easter Baseball Tournament with a 14-0 victory over the East Burke junior varsity team on Wednesday afternoon in Icard.