Lake Norman to host fishing tournament
Bass Pro Shop's Bassmaster Southern Open will be held on Lake Norman March 24-26.
Anglers will convene at Blythe Landing in Cornelius at 6 a.m. on the mornings of the tournament. Weigh-ins Thursday and Friday will be held at Blythe, while Saturday's final weigh-in will be at Bass Pro Shop in Concord. These events are free and open to the public.
It's the first time that BASS, which operates the renowned Bassmaster Classic, holds a tournament at the lake in five years.
Former Titan to transfer from Davidson
Davidson freshman Jordan Downing announced last week that he would transfer from Davidson College. Downing was a star basketball player at Hopewell, but struggled to get playing time at Davidson.