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April 20, 2021

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College baseball: Catawba wins in Kannapolis

Staff report KANNAPOLIS — Catawba beat Belmont Abbey 5-4 on Monday in a game played at Atrium Health Ballpark. Jeremy Simpson homered for the Indians. ... Read more

11 hours ago by Post Sports.

High school boys golf: Patterson shoots 69, as Mustangs win NPC

Staff report Colby Patterson shot 69  at Warrior on Monday as East Rowan cruised to the North Piedmont Conference championship in boys golf. “We’ve got ... Read more

11 hours ago by Post Sports.

High school girls soccer: Hornets win again on Senior Night

Staff report SALISBURY —  Salisbury’s girls soccer team celebrated the careers of six seniors on Monday with an 8-0 win over Ledford at Ludwig Stadium. ... Read more

11 hours ago by Post Sports.

High school football: North receiver McArthur a rising star

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SPENCER — North Rowan receiver Amari McArthur has all the tools. He’s tall. He has soft hands. He can fly. He ... Read more

12 hours ago by Mike London.

High school baseball: Falcons will count on pitching, speed

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com Second in a series of reports on local baseball teams … MOUNT ULLA — Everyone is talking about East Rowan baseball ... Read more

12 hours ago by Mike London.

Rozier, Hornets snap 4-game skid, beat Blazers 109-101

CHARLOTTE (AP) — Terry Rozier told coach James Borrego before Sunday night’s game that the Charlotte Hornets needed a win over Portland, and that he ... Read more

2 days ago by News Service Report.

Bowman denies Hamlin with swift late move at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Another week, another agonizing loss for Denny Hamlin. And this time it was to Alex Bowman, who came from nowhere with ... Read more

2 days ago by News Service Report.

Catawba baseball: Crowd comes out to say goodbye to Newman Park

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — East Rowan legend Leonard Robbins watched from the box seats on Saturday, soaking up the final regular-season game that ... Read more

3 days ago by Mike London.

Hakanpaa scores to lead Hurricanes past Predators 3-1

By BOB SUTTON Associated Press RALEIGH (AP) — Jani Hakanpaa scored his first goal with Carolina to break a tie in the third period and ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Sports.

Elliott trying to find way to victory in Richmond

By HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Like many drivers in NASCAR’s top series, Chase Elliott had a hard time figuring ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Sports.

High school baseball preview: East Rowan’s Hunter likely ace of stacked deck of Mustang pitchers

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — East Rowan head coach Brett Hatley says the most action his infielders figure to see when Jake Hunter ... Read more

3 days ago by Mike London.

Cubs rout Braves; Atlanta brings longtime minor leaguer back to majors after 13-year absence

By SARAH TROTTO Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Sean Kazmar Jr. grounded into a double play — and sounded overjoyed. “Definitely everything and then some,” ... Read more

3 days ago by Paris Goodnight.

Area Sports Briefs: Catawba softball beats Coker, COVID

  From staff reports SALISBURY — Catawba’s softball team won a doubleheader at Whitley Field under unusual circumstances on Friday. The Indians beat Coker  6-3 ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Sports.

High school softball: Raiders win

  Staff report PFAFFTOWN — South Rowan’s softball team won 11-7 at Reagan on Friday in a non-conference game. South scored six runs in the ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Sports.

College softball: Short-handed Catawba takes two

  From Catawba Sports Information   SALISBURY —  Catawba swept a South Atlantic Conference softball doubleheader against visiting Coker on Friday afternoon at Whitley Field. ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Sports.

College baseball: Catawba sweeps Anderson

  Catawba Sports Information SALISBURY — Catawba baseball swept a doubleheader Friday night over the Anderson Trojans to move another step closer to clinching the ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Sports.

High school football: Hornets hit another gear

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com MAIDEN—Film study revealed that the scariest guys on Maiden’s football roster were 6-foot-3 receivers Brennan James and Christopher Culliver. So the ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Sports.

High school football: Season ends for West

  Staff report ASHEVILLE — West Rowan accumulated yards, but not points, on Friday and its football season ended with a 14-7 loss to the ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Sports.

North Rowan romps into second round of football playoffs

By David Shaw For the Salisbury Post SPENCER — North Rowan wasn’t April-fooling around Friday night. This pandemic-plagued season has thrown the Cavaliers a steady ... Read more

4 days ago by Dave Shaw.

Braves hold on to defeat Cubs despite Kyle Wright hitting four batters with pitches

CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Wright plunked four Cubs batters but still left with the lead after a last-minute call-up, Will Smith stranded the bases loaded ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Sports.

NASCAR approach to virus vaccine varies greatly

By HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Bubba Wallace says get the shot, like he did. Brad Keselowski says he hasn’t ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Sports.

Durant, Harris lead Nets to 130-115 win over Hornets

By JEFFREY BERNSTEIN Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant had 25 points and 11 assists, Joe Harris scored 26 points and the Brooklyn ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Sports.

High school football: Wonders’ season ends

Staff report KANNAPOLIS — T.C. Roberson had taken A.L. Brown down to the wire twice in classic playoff games, including last season’s 56-50 verdict. On ... Read more

4 days ago by Mike London.

High school football: Playoff scores

Asheville Reynolds 14, West Rowan 7 Asheville Roberson 36, A.L. Brown 29 Bear Grass 48, Perquimans 42 Cary Panther Creek 21, Charlotte Olympic 14 Charlotte ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Sports.

High school girls soccer: Carson wins NPC match

Staff report Carson’s girls soccer team won 9-0 against East Rowan on Friday. Makayla Borst and Hannah Isley scored four goals each in the NPC ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Sports.

Boys tennis: Hornets win; Mustangs lose a close one

From staff reports Will Koontz, Colin Donaldson, Bennett Clark and Jared Wetzler had singles wins for Salisbury in a 5-4 Central Carolina Conference win against ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Sports.

High school girls soccer: Carson wins again; Raiders get first victory

From staff reports Carson’s girls soccer team won easily against Statesville on Thursday in North Piedmont Conference action. Hannah Isley scored three goals to lead ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Sports.

Hurricanes score 3 quick goals, top Predators 4-1

By BOB SUTTON Associated Press RALEIGH (AP) — Warren Foegele scored the first of three Carolina goals in under eight minutes and the Hurricanes beat ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Sports.

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