Posted at 12:36pm on Nov. 8, 2013
The Cabarrus Stallions, a team composed of home-schooled students from a six-county area, won its first NCHSAA boys soccer title last month
Posted at 3:49pm on Nov. 8, 2013
McCann Sheridan of Jay M. Robinson High was one of 20 student-athletes in North Carolina named a state finalist for the 20th annual Wendy’s High School Heisman Award, officials announced Oct. 30.
Posted at 3:56pm on Nov. 8, 2013
Concord High quarterback Graham Pruette has returned to the lineup after suffering severe head, neck and spine injuries earlier this season.
Posted at 4:16pm on Nov. 8, 2013
Concord High’s Connor Burchfield, a William & Mary commit, is a legitimate 3-point threat
Posted at 3:42pm on Nov. 1, 2013
Wheelchair basketball team is raising money so they can go to tournaments where they would get better by facing top teams.
Posted at 3:11pm on Nov. 1, 2013
Cox Mill sophomore Sarah Jiang again fell one match short of winning the school’s first individual girls’ tennis title, losing in the 3A singles final at the N.C. High School Athletic Association championships Oct. 25-26 at the Burlington Tennis Center.
Posted at 1:59pm on Nov. 1, 2013
He’s taken tickets at games for 51 years.
Posted at 11:14am on Nov. 7, 2013
The sixth annual King of the Court volleyball tournament raised more than $9,000 for the Breast Health Center at CMC–NorthEast in Concord.
Posted at 9:06pm on Oct. 31, 2013
Davidson’s Annie and Kate Collom, Concord’s Anna Redding lead Cougars to unbeaten season, state title
Posted at 6:59pm on Oct. 31, 2013
Tournament Nov. 9-10 will raise money for the United Way’s fundraising campaign and for the Boys & Girls Club of Cabarrus County.
Posted at 2:16pm on Oct. 25, 2013
A strong finish to the second half of the 2013 season has sent Concord’s volleyball team to a tie for third in the SPC.
Posted at 2:56pm on Oct. 25, 2013
Cheyenne Peterson goes through the same routine that most student athletes do: Going to class every day, then spending most of the afternoon training. The Central Cabarrus sophomore has worked on the ice for almost two hours a day for the past eight years.
Posted at 3:10pm on Oct. 25, 2013
Cox Mill sophomore Sarah Jiang advanced to the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s 3A state championships, which were played Oct. 25-26 at the Burlington Parks and Recreation Tennis Center.
Posted at 2:37pm on Oct. 25, 2013
Six teams have been at or near the top of the league standings heading into opening round of state playoffs
Posted at 11:45am on Oct. 18, 2013
Central Cabarrus soccer player Belony Joseph emigrated to United States after 2010 Haiti earthquake
Posted at 11:27am on Oct. 18, 2013
It was the second offensive play in Central Cabarrus’ game at Concord two weeks ago when Vikings running back Kenny Purvis took a handoff from Hasaan Klugh and bolted straight up the middle for a 56-yard touchdown.
Posted at 11:20am on Oct. 18, 2013
A new set of coaches, a freshman captain, and the jump to a more competitive conference hasn’t been able to slow down the Jay M. Robinson girls’ volleyball team this season
Posted at 4:25pm on Oct. 11, 2013
The Mount Pleasant girls’ tennis team won its first conference title since 1988, even though it couldn’t play or practice on its home court, which was being resurfaced this season.
Posted at 4:41pm on Oct. 11, 2013
He trains at Mid-South Boxing and Fitness Academy, Concord’s only certified boxing training facility.
Posted at 5:01pm on Oct. 11, 2013
Cannon School’s girls’ golf team took a step toward another state championship, winning its second straight Charlotte Independent Schools Athletic Association conference title Oct. 7.
Posted at 10:42am on Sep. 27, 2013
Central Cabarrus’ football team is off to its second straight 4-0 start, hoping to challenge for the SPC title this year.
Posted at 10:23am on Sep. 27, 2013
James Chapman, 15, is a two-time gold medalist in taekwondo at the AAU Junior Olympics national championships
Posted at 9:57am on Sep. 27, 2013
Concord running back Rocky Reid has 849 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns as the Spiders open its season 4-0 for second straight year.
Posted at 2:20pm on Sep. 20, 2013
Five returning starters lead Cox Mill High’s volleyball team, and one senior changed positions for the sake of the team.
Posted at 11:55am on Sep. 20, 2013
Having switched from swimming to cross country, Northwest Cabarrus’ Emma Hand works to become and remain one of the team’s top runners.
Posted at 9:41am on Sep. 12, 2013
AutoFair organizers will showcase the kinds of cars that ran illegal liquor in the N.C. mountains, souped-up vehicles that outran revenue agents and led to stock-car racing.
Posted at 2:53pm on Aug. 30, 2013
The South Piedmont 3A Conference and 3A Midwest Regional champion nearly won state 3A tennis singles title last year as a freshman.
Posted at 2:50pm on Aug. 30, 2013
He led the team in scoring the past two seasons, but he’s trying to put up more assists now.
Posted at 1:18pm on Aug. 27, 2013
Emily Riley had to settle a couple of “ifs” before she became the Special Olympics coordinator for Cabarrus County three years ago.
Posted at 12:00pm on Aug. 27, 2013
Mallard Creek’s football team has been drawing lots of attention heading into the 2013 season, with three nationally-recognized websites ranking it among the nation’s top 25 teams.
Posted at 3:27pm on Aug. 23, 2013
Roberto Morales and Martin Melendez have played in the same soccer programs for more than a dozen years. Yet they didn’t become friends until last year when they were teammates at Central Cabarrus for the first time.
Posted at 3:38pm on Aug. 20, 2013
Kalif Phillips is hoping to make his own mark on Charlotte’s fledgling football program this fall as one of six players on the 49ers’ roster from Cabarrus County.
Posted at 9:15am on Aug. 16, 2013
Concord hopes to rely on last years top rusher and top tackler to rebound from losing 17 starters from their 3A state runner-up team. The Spiders want junior back Rocky Reid, who rushed for 1,590 yards and 14 touchdowns, and senior linebacker Logan Sedergren, who recorded 132 total tackles, to continue playing at a high level to help them stay near the top of the South Piedmont 3A standings.
Posted at 9:39am on Aug. 16, 2013
Coach John Fitz knew he faced a tall task when he took over the Jay M. Robinson football program in January.
Posted at 9:35am on Aug. 16, 2013
Hickory Ridge’s volleyball team has won five straight conference championships. But among this year’s South Piedmont 3A teams, it wasn’t the Ragin’ Bulls that had the most memorable 2012 season.
Posted at 4:02pm on Aug. 15, 2013
Offensive guard Tevin Lawshe signed a grant with Charlotte; linebacker Robert Williams walked on last spring and made the team.
Posted at 2:53pm on Aug. 9, 2013
A.L. Brown looks to recover from deep losses to graduation while also adjusting to moving up to a competitive 4A conference. But coach Mike Newsome knows that with the Wonders’ rich football tradition expectations across Kannapolis will not be any different.
Posted at 2:58pm on Aug. 9, 2013
Coach Craig Stewart brings an up-tempo offense to Cox Mill, where the Chargers hope a newly-found focus on conditioning will help the team have a good season.
Posted at 10:54am on Aug. 9, 2013
After three years as a long-distance runner for Northwest Cabarrus, Gil Gilreath decided to dedicate himself to cross-country.
Posted at 10:07am on Aug. 9, 2013
Concord High rising sophomore James Chapman won gold in the black belt division for taekwondo sparring at the National AAU Junior Olympic Games in Detroit on July 28.