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Jul. 16, 2014 @ 03:51 AM

Hicks to head TJCA baseball

Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy has named Jamie Hicks as the new head baseball coach.

Hicks replaces Chris White, who accepted the athletic director’s position at Burns High School earlier this month.


Jul. 01, 2014 @ 09:03 PM

Davis, nine others named All-State

The mantle is filling up quickly for East Rutherford pitcher Savannah Davis.

On Sunday, Davis was named 2A Pitcher of the Year for western North Carolina by the North Carolina Softball Coaches Association (NCSCA).


Jun. 26, 2014 @ 04:57 PM

Caldwell taking over as TJCA AD

After 10 years as a physical education instructor and coach for multiple sports, Mike Caldwell is getting the chance to run the show as the new athletic director at Thomas Jefferson.


Jun. 24, 2014 @ 03:27 PM

14 local players named All-District

Postseason honors continue to pour in for local softball players. The North Carolina Softball Coaches Association (NCSCA) released its all-district selections Tuesday which included 14 players from Rutherford County on the District 8 list.


Jun. 20, 2014 @ 06:53 AM

2014 All-County Softball

fter a 2014 season full of outstanding performance by dozens of Rutherford County high school softball players, The Daily Courier is proud to present its 2014 All-County Softball Team.


Jun. 19, 2014 @ 07:18 AM

2014 All-County Baseball

After a 2014 season full of outstanding performance by dozens of Rutherford County high school baseball players, The Daily Courier is proud to present its 2014 All-County Baseball Team.

The sports staff used statistics, nominations and personal observations to highlight individuals at each position.


Jun. 13, 2014 @ 06:53 AM

County lands 13 players on All-Conference lists

For the first time, all four Rutherford County softball teams made it to the state playoffs. Of those four programs, 13 individual players were named to their respective all-conference lists.


Jun. 11, 2014 @ 07:49 PM

Well Fargo Cup final standings announced

Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions for the 2013-2014 sports year.


Jun. 10, 2014 @ 07:23 PM

Nine players tabbed All-Conference

Rutherford County’s strong baseball heritage continued this season as nine players were named all-conference in their respective leagues.


May. 14, 2014 @ 04:45 PM

AUDIO: The Daily Courier Sports Podcast (May 14, 2014)

Sports editor Travis Durkee and Jacob Conley make their rounds of Rutherford County playoff teams and discuss the Carolina Panthers draft.