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Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:47 PM

County track teams compete at Chase

The Rutherford County track meet was held at Chase High School on Thursday with the Chase boys and R-S Central girls taking top team honors.


Apr. 08, 2014 @ 09:59 PM

Lady Hilltoppers edge Draughn

R-S Central soccer netted two early goals that proved to be all they needed as they edged the Draughn Lady Wildcats, 2-1, on a brisk Tuesday night in Rutherfordton.


Apr. 05, 2014 @ 06:24 PM

Local sports briefs

Lady Hilltoppers blast Shelby

SHELBY — R-S Central softball’s offense exploded Friday night with a 12-0 win over Shelby on the road.

Makayla Crawford led the Lady Hilltoppers (8-5, 6-3 SMAC) with three hits including a solo home run while Makayla Crain, Katie McEntire and Brooke Moore also had three hits apeice. Kyonna McEntyre got in on the act with two hits of her own.


Mar. 30, 2014 @ 06:13 AM

All-County Basketball 2013-14

Although we're getting into the spring sports groove, memories of the recent basketball still linger. With that in mind, The Daily Courier is proud to present its 2013-14 All-County basketball teams.


Mar. 29, 2014 @ 07:31 PM

Lady Cavs, Davis shuts out R-S Central

The East Rutherford Lady Cavaliers scored seven runs in the first three inning Friday on the road against county rival R-S Central, and that was more than enough for senior righty Savannah Davis who allowed just one hit and struck out 11 batters in a 7-0 win over the Lady Hilltoppers.


Mar. 29, 2014 @ 07:04 PM

Lady Hilltoppers roll by East Rutherford, 4-0

R-S Central girls’ soccer continued a dominant week on Friday with a 4-0 win over East Rutherford.


Mar. 28, 2014 @ 06:56 AM

Borders headed to Elon

Thomas Jefferson football star Efrim Borders will remain a mythical creature next year when he trades his Gryphons uniform for an Elon Phoenix helmet and jersey.


Mar. 27, 2014 @ 09:55 PM

Hilltoppers edge East Rutherford, 3-1

It was a quick night in Rutherfordton on Thursday as R-S Central's Connor Dailey pitched a complete-game allowing just three hits to give the Hilltoppers a 3-1 victory over the visiting East Rutherford Cavaliers.


Mar. 23, 2014 @ 06:13 AM

Rutherford County shines at All-Star event

Rutherford County basketball made a serious impression at the Blue-White All-Star games at T.C Roberson High School Friday night.


Mar. 22, 2014 @ 06:16 PM

Local briefs

Thomas Jefferson distance runner Hayden Alexander had himself a day on Thursday as he won both the 1600 (5:02) and 3200-meter (10:46) races in a nine-team tack and field meet at Bessemer City on Thursday.