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May. 27, 2015 @ 12:19 PM

County puts 10 players on All-SMAC squad

The South Mountain 2A/3A Conference recently released its all-conference honorees for softball for the 2015 season, as voted upon by league coaches.

May. 22, 2015 @ 08:19 AM

Post 423 preps for season

Summer baseball is here, as Rutherford County’s American Legion team, Post 423, is scheduled to begin its season with a pair of home games this weekend. 


May. 20, 2015 @ 09:52 AM

Area squads complete seasons at state meets

All four Rutherford County high school track and field teams capped their seasons this past weekend at the state meets on the campus of North Carolina A&T, beginning with the Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy boys squad in the 1A state championship last Friday and several participants from Chase, R-S Central and East Rutherford in the 2A state championship last Saturday.


May. 19, 2015 @ 10:05 AM

Championship-winning Gray family

The Grays are a family of athletes. Rob, Jordan and Raven Gray have all excelled in their respective sports, both in high school and in college. Raven, 18, soon to be a sophomore at North Carolina A&T State University, won a state championship in softball at East Rutherford High School and has been competing as a part of the Lady Aggies softball program at A&T.

May. 17, 2015 @ 08:43 AM

Vickers signs with Montreat

East Rutherford senior Ashlyn Vickers has been a part of some tremendous accomplishments during her high school career, and those achievements led to her signing her National Letter of Intent to play college softball at Montreat College on Thursday.

May. 15, 2015 @ 10:03 AM

Hilltoppers eliminated by North Surry

The North Surry baseball team bounced R-S Central in the opening round of the 2A state playoffs on Wednesday, defeating the 30th-seeded Hilltoppers by a 4-2 final.

May. 14, 2015 @ 08:48 AM

Bennett inks with Tusculum

East Rutherford senior John Bennett has had a successful high school career, and now he will look to do the same at the collegiate level after signing his National Letter of Intent to play college baseball at Tusculum College in Greeneville, Tennessee on Tuesday.


May. 14, 2015 @ 09:57 PM

Packard, Hopps help Chase upset Cavs

The balance of power in the Chase-East Rutherford baseball rivalry took a sudden and dramatic turn to the southern end of the county Wednesday as the 23rd-seeded Trojans stunned the 10th-seeded Cavaliers, 10-3, in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A state playoffs.

May. 14, 2015 @ 12:15 AM

Wednesday's playoff results

Wednesday's 1A and 2A first-round state playoff results.

May. 13, 2015 @ 10:46 AM

CONLEY: Chase-East Rutherford showdown

It’s the game Rutherford County has waited for, the big one, the one where more than bragging rights are on the line. The most monumental occurrence in the county since Abraham Lincoln was born in Bostic.