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.
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.
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.
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.
Posted at 2:47pm on Sep. 3, 2014
Trey Ramsey is the new head baseball coach at Lake Norman High after spending two years as an assistant at Providence High.
Posted at 12:25pm on Aug. 27, 2014
Renovations to playing surface at Belk Turf Field finished in time for Wildcats' field hockey season; fundraising for Vance Athletic Complex surpasses $13.3M goal three years ahead of schedule
Posted at 3:14pm on Aug. 27, 2014
Cannon School senior all-state player Anna Redding is collecting money through her Birdies for Babies project.
Posted at 2:49pm on Sep. 1, 2014
PGA Web.com Tour makes second visit to River Run Country Club. Practice rounds begin Monday and the tournament opens Thursday.
Posted at 2:32pm on Aug. 26, 2014
According to a report compiled and published by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission in May 2014, there were 143 boating accidents statewide during 2013.
Posted at 11:12am on Aug. 28, 2014
For nearly two decades Bowman Gray Stadium’s modified championship went to Tim Brown, Burt Myers or Junior Miller. This year the Bohn family took the honors. Danny Bohn won the modified title, his father, Eddie, was named Modified Crew Chief of the Year, and his older brother, Michael, claimed rookie honors.
Posted at 4:22pm on Aug. 20, 2014
Davidson’s men’s and women’s tennis programs will have a new place to play their home matches next year once work is complete on a dozen new hard-surface tennis courts.
Posted at 11:47am on Aug. 20, 2014
Do you remember the first time you saw your name or picture in the newspaper for an athletic feat you were proud of?
Posted at 10:20am on Aug. 20, 2014
How times have changed for Lenoir-Rhyne football.
Posted at 2:39pm on Aug. 19, 2014
While no-wake buoys serve as reminders around bridges, boat-access areas and certain marinas, the regulation is in effect even where warnings aren’t present.
Posted at 2:51pm on Aug. 19, 2014
The widespread revamping planned for the Mooresville golf course is proceeding on schedule.
Posted at 8:46am on Aug. 21, 2014
Unlike NASCAR, driver changes are required during a sports car race. When proper preparations are taken they are simply synchronized organization.
Posted at 4:10pm on Aug. 21, 2014
Three SouthLake Christian Academy basketball players helped Proskills Select Basketball’s 16U Gold squad win at the 2014 AAU Nationals Showcase July 23-26 in Louisville, Ky.
Posted at 12:06pm on Aug. 15, 2014
Two Lake Norman area girls’ soccer coaches were named state head coaches of the year by the National Soccer Coaches Association.
Posted at 11:52am on Aug. 15, 2014
The Lake Norman High boys’ cross country team is confident in its talent, despite the loss of Patrick Sheehan to graduation.
Posted at 10:54am on Aug. 15, 2014
CSD senior, Courtney Mudge looks to repeat as 1A state champion and more
Posted at 8:42am on Aug. 15, 2014
With one championship already in Joshua Brimecombe’s possession this year, the Concord resident has set his sights on the national title in the Legend Semi-Pro asphalt division.
Posted at 1:47pm on Aug. 18, 2014
New Davidson Day quarterback Anthony DiGioia relishes the chance to take over the Patriot offense.
Posted at 1:47pm on Aug. 18, 2014
The landscape of the Lake Norman-area high school football has grown dramatically in the past decade.
Posted at 8:43am on Aug. 7, 2014
Senior linebacker Matt Casey, junior wide receiver William Morris named USA College Football's FCS preseason All-Americans, also picked for Pioneer Football League's preseason all-conference team
Posted at 4:06pm on Aug. 7, 2014
Sean Swavely of Mooresville, 10, scored his first hole-in-one on July 31 on the par-3 No. 5 at Mooresville Golf Club. He used a five-iron to play the 100-yard shot.
Posted at 12:36pm on Aug. 6, 2014
When Tom Pistone captured his second straight Legend Car Masters division championship in Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Summer Shootout Series it wasn’t a surprise.
Posted at 8:39am on Aug. 1, 2014
Longtime coach, Miles Aldridge, looks to keep the winning tradition building at Hough
Posted at 8:33am on Aug. 1, 2014
SouthLake Christian running back Robert Washington was named to MaxPreps’ Preseason Junior All-American football team.
Posted at 2:30pm on Jul. 31, 2014
Robert Little, Lake Norman High's baseball coach since the school opened in 2002, steps down to take an assistant principal's position at South Iredell High
Posted at 2:17pm on Jul. 29, 2014
This column attempts to answer some of the questions posed by our readers. Here are a few that might be of interest to everyone.
Posted at 8:14am on Jul. 30, 2014
Racing lured Sheldon Crouse from California to North Carolina at age 17, but after about three years of working on Legend cars, he turned his attention to becoming a first responder.
Posted at 12:33pm on Jul. 30, 2014
Four teenaged members of the Lake Norman Yacht Club qualified for the 2014 U.S. Junior Sailing Championships, which begin Monday in Traverse City, Mich.
Posted at 12:40pm on Jul. 24, 2014
Former North Meck standout golfer and East Carolina senior Katie Kirk won the Carolinas Amateur and qualified for U.S. Women’s Amateur championship.
Posted at 3:06pm on Jul. 24, 2014
The Lake Norman Soccer Club U14 girls’ soccer team ‘99 Eclipse won the U14 Premier Group championship at the U.S. Club Soccer National Cup XIII Finals.
Posted at 11:56pm on Jul. 24, 2014
East Lincoln High will host a back-to-school basketball camp Aug. 4-7 at the school.
Posted at 11:58pm on Jul. 24, 2014
Mooresville’s Bill Vanderharr had his first hole-in-one earlier this month at Mooresville Golf Course.
Posted at 2:14pm on Jul. 22, 2014
Four years after turning down a chance to try out for the U.S. national team, Casey Cittadino played in the lacrosse world championships with Israel.
Posted at 1:15pm on Jul. 22, 2014
August is good for sunfish, white perch and channel catfish – which bite throughout the day.
Posted at 1:01pm on Jul. 24, 2014
When Kenzie Ruston was told by an Oklahoma high school coach she had to decide whether she wanted to play volleyball or race, the decision wasn’t difficult.
Posted at 1:49pm on Jul. 17, 2014
Former Lincolnton quarterback, assistant coach looks keep Eagles’ tradition going in first head coaching role