Former Independence baseball star Evan Taylor was named South Atlantic Conference player of the week. Taylor is batting .520 (13-of-25) with three home runs and 13 runs batted in after two weeks of the season and has led Lenoir-Rhyne to a 4-3 start to the year.
Butler wrestling got off to a fast start against Cary at the finals of the state wrestling duels yesterday. Cary stormed back and won its third consecutive North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 4-A dual team wrestling crown and eighth in the 20-year history of the event. The Imps rolled past Butler 43-18 at […]
And according to this AP story, the former Independence High School star is not going to do it quietly.
“I like being vocal,” he said. “I like being loud. That’s just how I play and hopefully if I can transfer that to just a couple other people on the team it could spread like wildfire. I […]
The Special Olympics Winter Games were held at the Extreme Ice Center in Indian Trail Saturday. Two skaters from Mecklenburg County participated—David Wilches and Caitlyn Belk.
Here’s some highlights of the day. Photos By Jim Young. If you would like a copy of a photo, you can email email@example.com.