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Feb. 26, 2015 @ 06:39 PM

Latest update on Friday's basketball games

The latest on Friday's basketball games involving Rutherford County teams is that the R-S Central boys will still visit East Burke at 5 p.m., but the East Rutherford girls and boys will now start their respective games at Mountain Heritage at 4:30 and 6 p.m. respectively.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 04:33 PM

Basketball games rescheduled for Friday

Weather permitting, the three remaining first-round 2A state basketball playoff games involving Rutherford County teams will now take place on Friday at the followmg times:


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 11:32 AM

Inclement weather postpones basketball games again

With more ice and snow expected for Western North Carolina beginning Wednesday evening and lasting until this morning, three of the four first-round 2A state basketball playoff games involving Rutherford County schools had been postponed as of press time Wednesday.


Feb. 25, 2015 @ 01:03 PM

Three of four basketball games postponed

As of this time, the R-S Central boys basketball game at East Burke scheduled for today, as well as East Rutherford's girls/boys basketball doubleheader at Mountain Heritage, have been postponed.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 04:12 PM

Wintry weather postpones state basketball games

Western North Carolina has once again been struck by wintry weather, and after all of the state's conference basketball tournaments were canceled due to inclement weather last week, the state basketball tournament has now been affected as well after snow and ice hit again on Tuesday morning.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 12:34 PM

Thrice as nice

Eight Rutherford County wrestlers qualified for this past weekend’s 2A state individual wrestling tournament, and when all was said and done, three of them brought home state titles.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 10:25 AM

Coaches vs. Cancer raises awareness, money

Brad LeVine is a passionate person. Anyone who knows the head coach of East Rutherford’s Cavaliers knows he is passionate about basketball. Most do not know that he is passionate about those who have been affected by cancer.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 02:51 AM

State basketball playoff first-round start times

Tuesday's state basketball playoff game start times are as follows:


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 01:08 AM

Daily Courier needs info for college roundups

If you know of a current collegiate athlete who graduated from one of the four high schools in Rutherford County, please call 828-202-290828-202-2902 or email jmckinney@thedigitalcourier.com with the following information: athlete's name, graduation year and college they're attending.


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 11:21 AM

County hoops squads ready for playoffs

When the 2A state basketball playoffs tip off on Tuesday night, four Rutherford County teams will take part, with the R-S Central girls and boys and the East Rutherford girls and boys scheduled to compete in first-round action.