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Jul. 26, 2014 @ 01:37 PM

Owls rally past SwampDogs

The Forest City Owls were looking to break out of their slump, having lost six of their last seven contests coming into Friday’s game with Fayetteville. 


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 11:28 AM

Owls enter crucial stretch

Next week could prove pivotal for the Forest City Owls as they enter the last full week of the regular season.


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.