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York football preview

Posted at 1:51pm on Aug. 18, 2014

The three high schools from the city of Rock Hill have dominated Upper State football in recent years.

Charlotte Catholic running into a new era of Cougar football

Posted at 1:49pm on Aug. 18, 2014

Charlotte Catholic football gets ready for the season with All-American running back Elijah Hood and legendary coach Jim Oddo gone.

Younger Royals will again challenge for SAC titles

Posted at 10:21am on Aug. 8, 2014

The Queens men’s soccer team will field a significantly younger lineup this season, but head coach Oliver Carias believes the talent is there for another winning season.

Marvin Ridge’s Lexi King hopes to improve on freshman cross country season

Posted at 3:38pm on Aug. 7, 2014

Marvin Ridge sophomore Lexi King has already emerged as one of the states’ best runners.

Charlotte Country Day to host Best of the Best volleyball tournament

Posted at 3:11pm on Aug. 7, 2014

Charlotte Country Day will host the N.C. Best of the Best Invitational volleyball tournament Aug.22-23.

SouthPark teen organizes figure skating show to raise money for cancer-support charity

Posted at 3:40pm on Aug. 5, 2014

Gabrielle Gorman helped raise $1,800 for the GoJenGo Foundation with the “Brighter Than The Sun” figure skating show.

Ardrey Kell girls’ golf focusing on the process

Posted at 9:50am on Aug. 6, 2014

Two-time defending 4A state champion Ardrey Kell girls’ golf is led by senior Megan Cullip and junior Alexis Whitney.

Hole-in-one at Raintree Country Club

Posted at 2:28pm on Aug. 6, 2014

Dan Kragnes hit a hole-in-one at Raintree Country Club on July28.

Curmudgeons capture soccer championship

Posted at 2:01pm on Aug. 5, 2014

The Real Lyold Curmudgeons, a team made primarily of players from Charlotte and northern Virginia, won the U.S. Amateur Soccer Association's Veterans Cup O-55 division national championship in July in Virginia Beach.

Queens men’s lacrosse restocks for 2015 season

Posted at 11:24am on Aug. 1, 2014

Queens University of Charlotte’s men's lacrosse team, which earned its first-ever NCAA tournament berth in May, stocked up during the offseason, adding 13 players to the Royals' roster for the 2015 season.

Golf Club at Ballantyne hoping to score a family image

Posted at 11:26am on Aug. 7, 2014

Golf Club at Ballantyne staff are removing the ‘intimidation factor’ from the game.

Providence Day’s Cockrell wins at Junior Olympics

Posted at 9:59am on Aug. 1, 2014

Providence Day junior runner Anna Cockrell won the women’s 100-meter hurdles (17-18 Division) at the USA Track and Field National Junior Olympics on July21-27 in Humble, Texas.

Winthrop golfer Zach Seabold headed to Atlanta for U.S. Amateur

Posted at 1:45pm on Jul. 31, 2014

Summer vacations are designed for traveling, celebrating family functions, relaxing and sometimes reaching new heights. Winthrop University’s sophomore golfer Zach Seabolt has done all of that, especially the latter.

New Myers Park football coach has players buying in

Posted at 11:05am on Aug. 1, 2014

Scott Chadwick is the third football coach at Myers Park in the past four years.

New coaches intend to keep Charlotte Latin volleyball tradition going

Posted at 12:23pm on Jul. 31, 2014

Longtime assistants Ellen Kazura and Amy Zinn hope to fill the shoes of former Charlotte Latin coaches Suzie Pignetti and Zoe Bell.

David Kocher won Junior North & South Championship

Posted at 10:54am on Jul. 31, 2014

Recent Charlotte Christian graduate David Kocher won the Junior Boys North & South Championship at Pinehurst on July8-10.

Charlotte Lacrosse Club Masters will compete at Lake Placid tournament

Posted at 9:52am on Jul. 30, 2014

With more depth on the bench this year, Charlotte Lacrosse Club Masters team members expect to improve on last year’s 11th-place finish at this year’s Lake Placid Summit Lax Tournament.

Providence Day runner Nick Linder continues to improve

Posted at 1:38pm on Jul. 24, 2014

Providence Day senior Nick Linder hopes to lead the Chargers’ cross country team to a fifth straight title.

CUFC One7 soccer team competes in two national tournaments

Posted at 10:52am on Jul. 24, 2014

The CUFC One7 team qualified for two national-level tournaments in July.

Local baseball player invited to National Team Development Program

Posted at 8:38am on Jul. 25, 2014

Jay M. Robinson Middle School baseball player Ray Torres has been invited to participate in the USA Baseball 14U National Team Development Program Aug. 4-8 in Cary.

Casey Cittadino gets a second chance to play in the lacrosse world championships

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.

Providence Day announces new swim coaches

Posted at 4:13pm on Jul. 23, 2014

Kristina Bond will be the new program head for swimming at Providence Day School, Athletic Director Nancy Beatty announced earlier this month.

Wingate coach to lead USA Volleyball team

Posted at 10:56am on Jul. 18, 2014

USA Volleyball has announced Wingate University head volleyball coach Shelton Collier will guide the U.S. Girls’ Youth A1 Team, comprising 31 of the top 15- and 16-year-old players in the country, in the USA Volleyball High Performance Championships on July23-27 in Tulsa, Okla.

Bell coaches volleyball, teaches about life

Posted at 8:15am on Jul. 18, 2014

5-time state champion coach, Zoe Bell, returns to lead Ardrey Kell volleyball team

Matthews native Bryan Moore is attending Carolina Hurricanes camp

Posted at 1:04pm on Jul. 21, 2014

Matthews native Bryan Moore is participating in the Carolina Hurricanes development camp, which started Monday and runs through Saturday at PNC Arena in Raleigh.

First Tee of Charlotte to send Max Wimbrow to tournament

Posted at 11:32am on Jul. 17, 2014

The First Tee of Charlotte is sending Max Wimbrow to the 2014 Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach, an official Champions Tour event Sept.26-28 televised internationally on the Golf Channel.

Barry Shuford hopes to bring physicality back to East Mecklenburg football

Posted at 2:54pm on Jul. 16, 2014

Former Olympic coach Barry Shuford will try to turn around an East Mecklenburg program that hasn’t had a winning season since 2009.

Charlotte kids learn to swim at Johnson C. Smith University thanks to Swim For Life partnership

Posted at 2:45pm on Jul. 16, 2014

The Swim For Life summer camp is conducted by A Child’s Place, a nonprofit organization with the mission to ‘erase the impact of homelessness on children and their education.’

Olympic High softball players named All-State

Posted at 10:28am on Jul. 14, 2014

Two Olympic High softball graduates were named to the N.C. Softball Coaches Association 2014 4A All-State team.

All-South Charlotte News girls’ lacrosse: Charlotte Catholic finishes dominant season with state title

Posted at 10:12am on Jul. 9, 2014

Charlotte Catholic coach Dee Bier and junior attacker Natalie Wallon sweep South Charlotte News girls’ lacrosse honors.

Baseball: Ex-Charlotte Latin star Michael Massardo getting his confidence back with Carolina Vipers

Posted at 2:21pm on Jul. 10, 2014

There are two reasons Michael Massardo is spending his summer playing for the Carolina Vipers of the Southern Collegiate Baseball League.

South Charlotte athletes named to softball all-state team

Posted at 3:06pm on Jul. 10, 2014

Several south Charlotte athletes were named to the N.C. Softball Coaches Association 4A all-state team.

Winthrop women’s golfers named All-American Scholars

Posted at 3:53pm on Jul. 9, 2014

Four Winthrop women’s golfers were named to the Women’s Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholars Team.

South Charlotte athletes named to N.C. Baseball Coaches Association All-State team

Posted at 3:12pm on Jul. 9, 2014

Several south Charlotte players were named to the N.C. Baseball Coaches Association 2014 4A All-State team.

All-South Charlotte News boys’ lacrosse: Charlotte Latin and Charlotte Catholic make championship runs

Posted at 3:04pm on Jul. 3, 2014

Charlotte Latin’s Carson Song and his coach, Dick Sipperly, and Charlotte Catholic coach Bo Turner take area honors.

Mint Hill Post 4059 has two Junior Legion title contenders

Posted at 12:05pm on Jul. 3, 2014

Mint Hill's two Junior Legion teams – named Army and Marines – tied for the Area IV regular-season title with identical 8-2 records. That earned both teams top seeds in seperate Area IV super-regional tournaments.

Queens softball player named all-state

Posted at 11:58am on Jul. 3, 2014

Queens University of Charlotte sophomore outfielder Taylor Rosenbalm was selected to the 2014 N.C. Collegiate Sports Information Association College Division All-State Softball second team.

Ardrey Kell and Providence baseball finish season nationally ranked

Posted at 12:00pm on Jul. 1, 2014

Providence High and Ardrey Kell finished the 2014 baseball season ranked nationally by MaxPreps.com.

Tega Cay Rockets softball wins state championship, qualifies for World Series

Posted at 11:22am on Jul. 1, 2014

The Tega Cay Rockets 16U fast-pitch softball team finished first at the USSSA South Carolina State Championships and have qualified for the USSSA World Series in Orlando, Fla., July 19-26.

Charlotte Field Hockey Club is ambushing University City

Posted at 10:49am on Jul. 1, 2014

Charlotte Ambush is holding adult and youth programs at Breakaway Sports.