Sports

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. 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. 29, 2015 @ 04:39 PM

Patton quiets Hibriten bats

The Hibriten Panthers managed just three hits on Tuesday night, resulting in a 3-2 loss to Patton.


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.


Apr. 08, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

Panthers falter late

The Hibriten softball team came out on the losing end of a back-and-forth affair against East Burke, falling 11-9 in the first round of the Cherryville Easter Softball Tournament.


Apr. 06, 2015 @ 09:46 PM

Errors plague West

The West Caldwell Warriors dropped their first-round game in the Catawba County Easter Classic with an 8-7 loss to Maiden on Monday night at the Hickory Legion Fairgrounds.


Mar. 31, 2015 @ 09:37 PM

Spartans pound Watauga

The South Caldwell Spartans exploded for 10 runs on nine hits in the bottom of the second en route to an 11-0 victory in five innings over Watauga on Tuesday night in Sawmills.


Mar. 31, 2015 @ 08:55 PM

Error costs West

The West Caldwell Warriors allowed two runs off an error with two outs in the top of the seventh to drop a 3-1 decision to Bunker Hill on Tuesday afternoon in Gamewell.


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 10:25 PM

Strong second half propels Warriors

The West Caldwell Warriors scored four second-half goals to cruise to a 5-0 victory over West Lincoln on Monday night in Gamewell.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 02:34 PM

Spartans rally past Foard

The South Caldwell Spartans scored six unanswered runs to claim a 7-4 victory over Fred T. Foard on Wednesday night in Sawmills.