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.
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.
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.
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.
Region 8 recently released its all-district softball team, and Rutherford County players filled 12 of the slots.
This past March, I got the chance to do something that doesn’t happen very often: cover a state playoff game between a team I used to cover and one I currently cover.
The South Mountain 2A/3A Conference recently released its all-conference lists for both boys golf and boys tennis for the 2015 season, as voted upon by league coaches.
The South Mountain 2A/3A Conference recently released its all-conference honorees for baseball for the 2015 season, as voted upon by league coaches.
It was evident right off the bat that one run would probably decide the softball contest between the ladies from R-S Central and conference-leading Kings Mountain on Wednesday night at the Palace. In the end, it was Kings Mountain who would prevail, beating the Hilltoppers, 3-2.