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The Forest City Fury 9u team claimed first place over the weekend in the Top Gun Gold Bracket at Martha Rivers Park in Gastonia, beating the DB Raptors, 13-4, in the championship game. Team members include: front row (L-R): Josten Washburn, Troy Slagle, Judas Todd, Colton Terry and Jaden Mah…

FORT MYERS, Fla. — The Rutherford County Junior League baseball team jumped out to an early 3-0 lead, but could not hold it, falling to Elbert County, Georgia, 10-6 Sunday in the Southeast Regional tournament. With the loss, Forest City was forced to play in an elimination game Monday.

LENOIR — The Rutherford County Swim Team (RCST) completed the 2018 Long Course season with the Western Carolina Swimming Association Conference Championship meet on July 28 at the Lenoir Aquatic Center. The team had 12 swimmers in attendance, with 10 of them qualifying for the finals.

Contributed photoPictured are award winners and coaches for the Rutherford County Swim Team following the Western Carolina Swimming Association Conference Championship meet on July 28 at the Lenoir Aquatic Center. On the front row from left to right are Lily Oglesby, Rowan Maishman, Taia Sch…

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Rutherford County pounded out 13 hits and the defense turned three double plays as the Junior League baseball team opened up its title defense with a 17-5 win over Darlington, South Carolina, Friday in the Southeast Regional tournament. Rutherford County remained in the wi…

For those wishing to watch the Rutherford County Junior League baseball team's games in the Southeast Regional tournament, all of the contests are being streamed via Facebook Live at the following link:

RUTHERFORD COUNTY — The Rutherford County Junior League baseball team is on a mission ahead of the Southeast Regional tournament in Fort Myers, Florida: Win.

SHELBY — The Rutherford County Post 423 Legion Lady softball team had its work cut out for it on Tuesday night, as it needed wins over both Lincoln County Post 30 and Shelby Post 82 to advance to the inaugural Area IV Southwestern Division championship game.

MANTEO — The Rutherford County Post 423 Junior Legion baseball team dropped its opener in the state tournament, losing to Mocksville by a 9-4 final on Friday at Manteo High School.

SALISBURY — The Rutherford County Senior League softball team just couldn't get the bats going in the opening round of the Southeast Regional tournament on Friday afternoon at Salisbury Community Park, losing to Darlington, South Carolina, by a 6-1 final to fall into the loser's bracket of t…