• 61°

Rowan American Junior Legion beat West Rowan 10-0 in five innings Tuesday in their playoff series.
Harrison Bell got the win for Rowan throwing a complete game, 2-hit shutout. Jeremy Simpson, Dustin Ritchie, Scott Sapp, and Harrison Bell all had two hits each for Rowan.
Rowan will play at West Rowan tomorrow at 7 p.m. in the series-deciding Game 3.
• In a Game 1 win, West Rowan’s Noah Teeter had a triple that an error would allow him to score on.

Prep football

East Rowan will have picture day for fall sports on August 7. Football will be the first sport taken at 3 p.m.

Livingstone football

Livingstone has named former defensive backs coach Rodney Hughey as the defensive coordinator. Brian White was named offensive line coach and Rodney Simmons is the defensive line coach.

Local golf

Lily Yatawara (Salisbury, Appalachian State) shot an 80 to tie for 18th at qualifying for the Carolinas Women’s Amateur Championship. Yatawara will be placed into a flight for the duration of play. The top 16 players advanced to the championship round.
• Thirty Corbin Hills women played in a Blind Nine event Tuesday. Winners were:
First low gross was Phyllis Durland. Second was Beth Calhoun with third going to Kristi Laton and Faye Cline getting fourth.
Low net winners were Carolynn Ries (1st), Margaret Meek (2nd), Cindy Carmazzi (3rd) and Norma Burgess (4th).
Low putts were won by Mary Seaford followed by Monica Green.
• Michael Childress got a hole-in-one at Sapona Ridge on Thursday, July 9. Childress aced No. 7, a 135-yard par 3 with a nine iron. His playing partner was Christopher Queen.

East Rowan passes

East Rowan is selling sports passes for the upcoming school year.
An all-sports pass allows access to all regular season home contests at East. The first pass is $120 and the second pass $90. The total for a family of four is $350.
An all sports pass with reserved parking and seating for football is $145. A football-only pass with reserved seating and parking is $50 and $40 for all additional passes. An extra parking pass is $10. For more information, contact John McNeil at 704-279-5232 ext. 109.

Intimidators

The West Virginia Power held on to beat the Kannapolis Intimidators 3-1 Tuesday night. Tyler Glasnow threw six shutout innings for the Power.
• The Intimidators received catcher Jeremy Dowdy from Double-A Birmingham Tuesday.

Comments

Comments closed.

Business

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College unveils tenants, training partners at Advanced Technology Center

Crime

Blotter: Salisbury man charged with drug, assault crimes

Local

City of Salisbury to resume normal operations, return to in-person council meetings

Local

Dreams of flight become reality at ASCEND summer camp

Local

Base salary for SPD officers increases to nearly $42,000 next week

News

‘He loved people:’ Larry Ford leaves behind legacy of legal achievement, community service

Local

Statewide pickleball tournament at Catawba College in September expected to draw hundreds of visitors

Local

Resources still available for those dealing with lingering impacts of pandemic

Education

Shoutouts: Misenheimer completes master’s degree in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College

Education

State expands Principal of the Year to charter schools

High School

All-county baseball team: Norris Award winner Honeycutt made the most of a dozen games

Education

Partners in learning raises $3.2 million for new facility

Education

Tar Heel Boys State creates miniature government at Catawba College

News

NC medical marijuana legalization gets hearing in Senate

News

N. Carolina bill ending extra $300 benefits heads to Cooper

Coronavirus

New COVID-19 positives in Rowan at lowest point since start of pandemic

Education

Rowan Wild’s animal camp makes a comeback at Dan Nicholas Park

Coronavirus

Health officials say financial incentives helped vaccination rates; lottery drawing today

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry adopts budget that keeps tax rate flat

Business

Airport Advisory committee endorses plans for expansion at Mid-Carolina Regional

China Grove

China Grove will celebrate 40th Farmers Day with week full of festivities

Sports

Pistons win in NBA draft lottery; Hornets will get 11th pick

Crime

Officers in Locust arrest drivers who tried to flee; one was on motorcycle reported stolen from Rowan

News

Panel OKs NC Senate budget bill; Dems pan policy provisions