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Jul. 05, 2015 @ 10:30 AM

Owls club HiToms

For once this season, everything seemed to go right for the Forest City Owls.


Jul. 02, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Forest City crushes Blowfish in biggest win of season

The Forest City Owls lost a heartbreaking 12-inning affair to the Gastonia Grizzlies last Saturday at home (losing 10-5) and fell to the High Point-Thomasville HiToms on the road on Tuesday (losing 6-2), but enjoyed a big win over the Lexington County Blowfish in between, winning 14-1 on Monday.


Jun. 30, 2015 @ 03:32 PM

Birklund selected as Owl of the Week

The combination team from Forest City and Chase staved off elimination with an 11-4 victory over Rutherfordton in 9-and-10-year-old softball action Sunday at Cliffside Park.

This week’s Owl of the Week is a familiar face to Owls fans. Eric Birklund is the only returning Owl from the 2014 team and is happy to be back in Forest City. 



Jun. 28, 2015 @ 08:00 AM

Owls earn first winning streak

The Forest City Owls put together their first winning streak of the season earlier this week, and were 2-2 on the week entering Saturday night's home game against the Gastonia Grizzlies.


Jun. 23, 2015 @ 01:53 PM

Owls win wild game in extras

The game lasted three hours and 42 minutes, but it was well worth the wait for the Forest City Owls as they knocked off their rival Gastonia Grizzlies, 12-11, in 10 innings Sunday.


Jun. 21, 2015 @ 09:07 AM

Blowfish rally past Forest City

The Forest City Owls jumped out to an early lead on Friday night, but were unable to hold off the Lexington County Blowfish late in a 5-4 loss at McNair Field.


Jun. 18, 2015 @ 09:11 AM

Four-run 2nd helps Owls past Asheboro

The Forest City Owls haven't had very many big offensive innings this summer, but it was their four-run second inning that keyed a 7-4 win over the Asheboro Copperheads on Tuesday night at McNair Field.


Jun. 17, 2015 @ 10:22 AM

Owls drop 2nd straight

The Forest City Owls lost their second straight game on Monday night, losing to the host Gastonia Grizzlies by a 5-2 score. 

The Forest City Owls lost their second straight game on Monday night, losing to the host Gastonia Grizzlies by a 5-2 score. 



Jun. 16, 2015 @ 01:20 PM

Lexington County beats Forest City

The Forest City Owls visited the Lexington County Blowfish on Saturday night and came away with a 6-2 loss.

Jun. 16, 2015 @ 01:19 PM

Manager Maguire earns Owl of the Week

This week’s Owl of the Week is first-year skipper J.T. Maguire. Maguire comes to Forest City from Maryland by way of Spartanburg, S.C., where he is currently an assistant coach for Wofford College. Maguire played college baseball at Delaware Technical Community College and St. Andrews University. He then returned home to Maryland, where he coached for two seasons at Harford Community College in Bel Air, Maryland.