Lake Norman | Sports


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.

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

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.

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.

Penske brings IndyCar title to Mooresville

Posted at 12:11am on Sep. 12, 2014

Team Penske brought an IndyCar championship to Mooresville when Will Power finished first in the series. Teammate Helio Castroneves finished second.

Jason Line heads into NHRA championship as No. 1 seed

Posted at 1:05pm on Sep. 5, 2014

With three victories in the last four NHRA Pro Stock events, Mooresville’s Jason Line finds himself in an enviable position in the standings: the No. 1 seed in the Countdown to the Championship that begins this month at zMax Dragway in Concord.

Pine Lake Prep football team learning how to win games

Posted at 10:33am on Sep. 4, 2014

The Pine Lake Prep football team started the season 2-0 after going 0-10 in 2013.

Hybrid striped bass are biting in Lake Norman

Posted at 2:56pm on Sep. 2, 2014

It has taken a few years, but hybrid striped bass now are being caught with some regularity by Lake Norman fishermen.