Compiled by Austin Bailey
National Sports News
LANDRUM — After spending the past eight years at Lake Lure Classical Academy (LLCA), Tripp Searcy is beginning a new chapter at Landrum Middle School, where he will serve as Athletic Director, PE teacher and the head coach of the boys basketball and girls volleyball programs.
RUTHERFORDTON — The Rutherfordton 9-10 All-Stars fell behind 2-0 after the first inning, but rallied to score 15 unanswered runs to win the District I title 15-2 Thursday night in Rutherfordton
RUTHERFORDTON — Rutherfordton pitcher Cullen Watters allowed a hit to the first Cherryville batter he faced, but was literally unhittable after that as he and his teammates put together a dominant 15-0 shutout of Cherryville in 9/10 Little League action on Tuesday.
The R-S Central Middle boys soccer team recently won the conference championship. Team members include Dean Bates, Niran Bharathae-Lane, Ben Carpenter, Riley Coldren, Dominique Dato, Sam Gosnell, Sullivan Hawkins, Collin Henson, Reagan Holley, Blaze Kaahui, Landon Sims, Nic Suttle, Hayden Wa…
After winning the 2020 junior ski national championship in St Augustine, Florida, in August, local R-S Middle student Teagan Hill shined on the biggest stage in jet ski racing, capturing the Junior Ski 10-15 World Championship in Naples, Florida.
RUTHERFORDTON — At the Rutherford County Middle School Championship meet at R-S Central High School on Wednesday afternoon, it was the East Middle boys and the R-S Middle girls who came in first.
The u16 Greater Cleveland County Soccer Association (GCCSA) girls team has been promoted to play in the first division this fall. Several players on the team attend school in Rutherford County including: Emily Alexander (Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy (TJCA)), Tenley Bostwick: (TJCA), Li…
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…