Posted on 21 May 2013.
CHARLOTTE - Hough High’s Huskies are through to the 4A state championship game, following a tight 1-0 overtime win at Myers Park Tuesday. A stunning strike from forward Emmily Cowie three minutes into the first overtime broke the deadlock, as the ball cannoned in off the crossbar for the game’s only goal. See the full story in SPORTS»
Posted in Photo of the Day, Photos, Scoreboard, Top Stories
Posted on 30 April 2013.
MOORESVILLE - A goal in the first overtime gave Lake Norman a 2-1 victory over Hough Monday night in a game that decided the I-Meck 4A girls’ soccer championship. Barry Pulver reports. Story & photos in SPORTS»
Posted in Cornelius, Mooresville, Schools, Sports
Posted on 25 April 2013.
The annual “Miles for Marnie” 5K race will require the closing of South Street and a portion of Lorimer Road on Saturday, April 27.
From 7:30 to 8:30am, the town will close South Street from Main Street south to the Antiquity Cornelius covered bridge. Read the full story
Posted in Traffic alerts
Posted on 17 April 2013.
What will it take to elevate the game of soccer in the U.S.? Major League Soccer’s Colorado Rapids and the youth sports nonprofit North Meck Soccer Club think the answer lies in a youth-to-adult training network. On Tuesday, they announced an alliance that will bring that model to the Charlotte area, and transform North Meck into the Carolina Rapids Soccer Club. See more in SPORTS»
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Davidson, Huntersville, Mooresville, Sports
Posted on 15 April 2013.
More than two dozen Lake Norman area runners were in Boston for Monday’s 117th Boston Marathon, which was cut short by two deadly explosions. We’ve heard from a several local runners, including a Cornelius town commissioner, who report that they and other local entrants they know are OK. But they echoed the news reports of chaos at the scene. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Davidson, Public safety, Sports
Posted on 06 April 2013.
A crisp spring morning and cash prizes welcomed runners to the inaugural American Two Mile Road Race at Jetton Park in Cornelius. The road through the park was a “phenomenal setup” for the approximately 70 local and out-of-state athletes, according to organizers. Darren Brown and Heidi Dahl, both of Knoxville, came away winners. Story and photos in SPORTS»
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Davidson, Jetton Cove, Jetton Village, Peninsula, Photo of the Day, Sports
Posted on 05 April 2013.
Two partners in a local athletic clothing business – one a former U.S. Olympian – have teamed up to stage a big race Saturday in Cornelius that’s the first of its kind in the area. The inaugural American Two-Mile road race is begins at 8:45am Saturday at Jetton Park, on Lake Norman. Story in SPORTS»
Posted in Cornelius, Sports
Posted on 26 March 2013.
Hough High School’s girls’ soccer team went into last May’s N.C. Division 4A championship game as underdogs, yet produced an impressive 2-1 victory over Green Hope to win the title. Their success didn’t end there, as ESPN ranked the Huskies No. 1 in the country. And they’re back in winning form this year, without a loss six games into the season.
Barry Pulver has a report today, along with an audio interview with Coach David Smith. IN SPORTS»
Posted in Audio news reports, Bailey Road, Cornelius, Davidson, Huntersville, Mooresville, Schools, Sports