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Jul. 22, 2015 @ 08:00 AM

Rutherford County finishes second in state

Trailing by a run against Southwest Forsyth going into the bottom of the fourth inning, the Rutherford County bats exploded for 11 runs over the next two frames to win by an 11-1 final and force a winner-take-all title game at the Junior League state baseball tournament in Brevard on Monday night. However, Rutherford lost the next game to Southwest Forsyth by a 13-3 final to finish second in the state.

 

Jul. 21, 2015 @ 08:52 AM

Locals compete in East-West All-Star Games

Two athletes will represent Rutherford County during the North Carolina East-West All-Star games this week. 


Jul. 09, 2015 @ 09:30 AM

Post 423 Juniors take Game 1 over Henderson County, 8-7

Rutherford County Post 423’s Junior Legion team opened the 2015 playoffs on a positive note as it edged Henderson County, 8-7, on Tuesday at R-S Central Middle School.


Jul. 08, 2015 @ 10:15 AM

Errors hurt Rutherford

Rutherford County had its chances early and late in the ballgame to advance to the second round of the Area IV American Senior Legion playoffs, but it committed five errors and left four men stranded at third base in a 6-4 loss to Caldwell County in Game 5 of the best-of-five series.


Jul. 08, 2015 @ 09:45 AM

Davis named TJCA’s new boys’ head coach

In April, David Davis returned to Rutherford County to take over as Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy’s new Dean of Students for its high school. Davis, who graduated from R-S Central High School in 1982, now takes over as the school’s director of boys’ basketball and head boys’ basketball coach.


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Jul. 24, 2015 @ 10:21 AM

White continuing to excel at Triple-A

When the 2015 season began, Chase graduate Tyler White was assigned to the Houston Astros’ Double-A affiliate, the Corpus Christi Hooks. 

 

Jul. 21, 2015 @ 08:52 AM

Locals compete in East-West All-Star Games

Two athletes will represent Rutherford County during the North Carolina East-West All-Star games this week. 


Jul. 10, 2015 @ 07:50 AM

Henson commits to Clemson

When the chance came to play for his favorite college team, Chase catcher Hunter Henson did not want to wait. That’s why the rising senior recently accepted a preferred walk-on position to play baseball for Clemson University and he will officially sign with the Tigers this fall. Henson chose Clemson over East Carolina, Western Carolina, and Mars Hill.


Jul. 08, 2015 @ 10:45 AM

White promoted to Triple-A Fresno

Chase graduate Tyler White, seen here during a contest with the Houston Astros’ Double-A team, the Corpus Christi Hooks, earlier this season, was promoted to the Triple-A Fresno Grizzlies last week.


Sports: East Rutherford View All »

Jul. 21, 2015 @ 08:52 AM

Locals compete in East-West All-Star Games

Two athletes will represent Rutherford County during the North Carolina East-West All-Star games this week. 


Jul. 03, 2015 @ 08:24 AM

2015 All-County Baseball

The 2015 high school baseball season was certainly an eventful one. East Rutherford again led the pack in terms of Rutherford County teams, while Chase, R-S Central and Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy all made state playoff appearances as well.

 

Jul. 01, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

Reynolds nabs record

For those who understand the challenges of coaching, some just do it better than others.

 

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 08:04 AM

2015 All-County Softball

The 2015 high school softball season gave us another exciting campaign, with R-S Central reaching the third round of the 2A state playoffs and East Rutherford and Chase also qualifying for postseason play. Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy didn’t qualify for the 1A state playoffs, but did boast some talented young players. 

 

Sports: R-S Central View All »

Jul. 03, 2015 @ 08:24 AM

2015 All-County Baseball

The 2015 high school baseball season was certainly an eventful one. East Rutherford again led the pack in terms of Rutherford County teams, while Chase, R-S Central and Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy all made state playoff appearances as well.

 

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 08:04 AM

2015 All-County Softball

The 2015 high school softball season gave us another exciting campaign, with R-S Central reaching the third round of the 2A state playoffs and East Rutherford and Chase also qualifying for postseason play. Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy didn’t qualify for the 1A state playoffs, but did boast some talented young players. 

 

Jun. 24, 2015 @ 10:37 AM

Final Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings released

Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, recently announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions for the 2014-15 academic year, following the conclusion of the spring sports season.  

 

Jun. 19, 2015 @ 09:58 AM

2015 All-County Girls Soccer

The 2015 high school girls soccer season was a historic one, as R-S Central, East Rutherford, Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy and Chase all made strides in one way or another. 

 

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Jul. 08, 2015 @ 09:45 AM

Davis named TJCA’s new boys’ head coach

In April, David Davis returned to Rutherford County to take over as Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy’s new Dean of Students for its high school. Davis, who graduated from R-S Central High School in 1982, now takes over as the school’s director of boys’ basketball and head boys’ basketball coach.


Jul. 03, 2015 @ 08:24 AM

2015 All-County Baseball

The 2015 high school baseball season was certainly an eventful one. East Rutherford again led the pack in terms of Rutherford County teams, while Chase, R-S Central and Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy all made state playoff appearances as well.

 

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 08:04 AM

2015 All-County Softball

The 2015 high school softball season gave us another exciting campaign, with R-S Central reaching the third round of the 2A state playoffs and East Rutherford and Chase also qualifying for postseason play. Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy didn’t qualify for the 1A state playoffs, but did boast some talented young players. 

 

Jun. 24, 2015 @ 10:37 AM

Final Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings released

Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, recently announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions for the 2014-15 academic year, following the conclusion of the spring sports season.