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Jul. 24, 2014 @ 08:26 AM

Baseball camp

Coaches and players with the Forest City Owls held a summer camp this week at McNair Field in Forest City.


Jul. 23, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Owls top Gastonia, 10-3

On Monday, Owls manager Andrew Ciencin said that a rainout may rejuvenate his team. 

Judging by Tuesday night’s performance, he was right. The Owls rapped out 11 hits and scored ten times as they beat the Gastonia Grizzlies 10-3 Tuesday night at McNair Field.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 09:49 PM

Owls hold 10-0 lead on Gastonia through 6

On Monday, Owls manager Andrew Ciencin said that a rainout may rejuvenate his team.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 08:12 AM

Rainout may rejuvenate Owls for playoff run

Rain washed out the Forest City Owls matchup with the Morehead City Marlins Monday night, and that may not be a bad thing. 


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 10:43 AM

Owls drop home decision to Gastonia

If the slow start didn’t hurt the Forest City Owls, Gastonia starting pitcher Jared Cheek sure did.


Jul. 13, 2014 @ 05:09 AM

Blowfish take first double header 8-6 over Owls

The Forest City Owls fell in a big hole, fought back to take the lead, but lost that lead late, falling to the Columbia Blowfish in the first game of a seven inning double header 8-6 Friday night at McNair Field.


Jul. 10, 2014 @ 11:10 AM

Owls vs Gastonia

In front of a sparse crowd of 611 fans Wednesday night at McNair Field, Nick Nietzel and Jared Cheek engaged in a pitcher’s duel. When Nietzel left the game in the sixth inning, Gastonia broke through for two runs and they two more runs  in the ninth to  pull away for a 5-1 win over Forest City.

Jul. 10, 2014 @ 05:50 AM

Grizzlies leading 3-1 in sixth inning

In front of a sparse crowd Wednesday night at McNair Field, Nick Nietzel and Jared Cheek engaged in a pitcher’s duel. When Nietzel left the game in the sixth inning, Gastonia broke through for two runs and led Forest City 3-1 after sixth innings at press time.


Jul. 09, 2014 @ 01:58 PM

Owls tied with Chinese Taipei

Baseball with an international flavor visited McNair Field Monday as the  Chinese Taipei National Team took on the Forest City  Owls in a seven inning exhibition contest.  In a result befitting the feeling of international goodwill, the teams battled to a 2-2 tie.


Jul. 08, 2014 @ 05:02 AM

Owls tied with Chinese Taipei after six-innings

Baseball with an international flavor visited McNair Field Monday night in Forest City as Chinese Taipei took on the Forest City Owls in a seven inning exhibition contest. At press time, the teams were tied at 2-2 after six innings of play.