Lake Norman | Sports


Top runner Vincent Crisp takes to the North Meck track

Posted at 3:31pm on Jan. 22, 2015

For the past three seasons, one of the state’s top middle-distance runners has been at North Mecklenburg High, but Vincent Crisp hasn’t always competed with the Vikings’ track teams.

Inaugural Tennis Expo will promote tennis to players of all levels

Posted at 4:11pm on Jan. 21, 2015

The Lake Norman Tennis Association will host its first Tennis Expo Jan. 30 at The Peninsula Club.

Peltier, Church and Timm are fierce competitors on the track, but family off it

Posted at 11:39am on Jan. 22, 2015

Preston Peltier, Tyler Church and Cole Timm assisted each other throughout the 2014 Pro All Stars Series South Super Late Model season.

Maya Caldwell is first to top 1,000 points at Davidson Day

Posted at 11:50pm on Jan. 18, 2015

Maya Caldwell, a sophomore and standout basketball player at Davidson Day School, recently became the first student in the history of the school to surpass 1,000 career points.

Davidson baseball preps for 1st season in Atlantic 10

Posted at 3:44pm on Jan. 14, 2015

Davidson’s baseball team, coming off the best season in program history, will begin its inaugural season in the Atlantic 10 next month with a 51-game schedule that includes games against some of nation’s top teams.

A look back at East Lincoln’s football championship run

Posted at 6:03pm on Jan. 15, 2015

A look back at the 2014 East Lincoln football team, which won the N.C. High School Athletic Association 2AA state championship.

Fishing with Capt. Gus Gustafson: Know what to catch in Lake Norman

Posted at 9:16am on Jan. 14, 2015

The most frequently asked question about fishing is “What types of fish can I expect to catch on Lake Norman?” Here are the most sought-after species.

Freshman Kody Shubert is starting, starring for Lincoln Charter basketball

Posted at 9:08am on Jan. 9, 2015

Lincoln Charter freshman Kody Shubert leads the team with 19.4 points per game.

You just have to love good fish stories

Posted at 8:35am on Jan. 7, 2015

Fish stories, like fables and fairy tales, are based on a little bit of truth and then embellished to make for better reading and listening.

Carson Ferguson earns 2nd national championship at age 14

Posted at 4:55pm on Jan. 9, 2015

Competing for a national championship wasn’t in Carson Ferguson’s 2014 plans when the season began, but a blown engine in his dirt late model changed things.