Lake Norman | Sports


Time to size up fish tales

Posted at 2:28pm on Sep. 23, 2014

There is a lot of talk about the one that got away – and how big a fish might have been.

Special sailors compete in Special Olympics Sailing Regatta

Posted at 5:07pm on Sep. 24, 2014

More than two dozen athletes spent the weekend at the Lake Norman Yacht Club on Sept. 20-21 competing in the second-annual Special Olympics Sailing Regatta.

Hickory win gives Taylor Stricklin first-ever championship on a shoestring budget

Posted at 12:32pm on Sep. 24, 2014

Taylor Stricklin’s 2014 racing season was full of uncertainty when the year began; however, by September the 25-year-old Mount Ulla resident possessed a limited late-model track championship at Hickory Motor Speedway.

Community School of Davidson running back proving doubters wrong

Posted at 10:49am on Sep. 19, 2014

Community School of Davidson junior running back Joey Bernardini is setting records as the Spartans get off to a 3-1 start.

Fishing: Bull red drum make great fishing

Posted at 11:21am on Sep. 17, 2014

Bull red drum are sought after by anglers on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts for their fighting ability, size and great taste.

Denver’s Gray Motorsports sends 3 drivers to the NHRA Countdown to the Championship

Posted at 3:01pm on Sep. 18, 2014

In Gray Motorsports’ first year with a three driver contingent, the Denver-based Pro Stock team has all three cars in the NHRA’s Countdown to the Championship.

Archer sisters give Lake Norman Charter tennis a solid 1-2 punch

Posted at 3:46pm on Sep. 18, 2014

Hannah and Olivia Archer lead Lake Norman Charter's girls tennis team to 8-0 start, including a decisive win over 10-time NCHSAA 2A dual-team champs Salisbury

Wildcats’ cross country teams get off to good start in season opener

Posted at 5:20pm on Sep. 11, 2014

Davidson cross country sweeps men’s and women’s individual and team titles at 2014 Eye Opener Invitational meet Sept. 5 in Spartanburg, S.C.

Try jug-hook fishing for a change of pace

Posted at 12:06pm on Sep. 10, 2014

Tired of fishing the same old way?

Leroy Holden back in familiar territory at North Mecklenburg High

Posted at 4:03pm on Sep. 10, 2014

Leroy Holden is back at North Mecklenburg as a part-time interim athletics director. “I never though I’d be back here,” he said.