• 52°

Prep girls basketball: All-County team

  1. HONORABLE MENTION

    Colbie Perry, Carson, 5-8 Fr. — Perry made 64 3-pointers, leading the Cougars in that category. Averaged 8.0 points per game. All-North Piedmont Conference.

    Mary Sobataka, West, 5-6 Jr. — She’s scored 737 points for the Falcons as a three-year starter. Averaged 7.8 points this season and is a strong defender.

    Navatia Taborn, North, 5-3 Fr. — Point guard scored in double figures and has a chance to lead a comeback by North in girls basketball. All-Yadkin Valley Conference.

    Whitley Arnott, South, 6-0 Soph. — Averaged 9.3 rebounds per game for the Raiders and chipped in with 5.4 points per game.

    Ellie Wilhelm, Carson, 5-6 Fr. — Wilhelm had huge games in the Christmas tournament championship  and NPC tournament championship. She made 29 3-pointers and averaged 5.7 points and 4.6 rebounds.

    Hollie Harrison, East, 5-4 Sr. — Averaged 6.6 points and 3.9 rebounds and brought a lot of senior leadership to the Mustangs.

    Makiya McDaniel, North, 5-8 Fr. — Young post player had back-to-back games with 18 and 17 points for the Cavaliers.  Honorable Mention All-Yadkin Valley Conference.

    Tacorra Robinson, Salisbury, 5-8 Jr. — Returning from an ACL injury, helped the Hornets with averages of  6.8 points and 5.0 rebounds

Comments

Education

RSS superintendent talks district’s future, strategic plan survey

News

Complaints and fines pile up against unpermitted landfill in southwest Rowan County

College

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

Lifestyle

History is a great teacher: Farming has helped shape Rowan County

Business

‘A safe place for them’: Timeless Wigs and Marvelous Things celebrates fifth anniversary

China Grove

County will hear request for more tree houses, hobbit-style homes in China Grove

Coronavirus

Livingstone College partners with Health Department to administer 500 Pfizer vaccinations

Education

‘Elite and it shows’: Staff at Partners in Learning at Novant celebrate news of national accreditation

Business

Biz Roundup: Food Lion earns Energy Star award for 20th consecutive year

Columns

Ester Marsh: What body type are you?

Nation/World

The queen says goodbye to Philip, continues her reign alone

Nation/World

Worldwide COVID-19 death toll tops a staggering 3 million

Nation/World

US, China agree to cooperate on climate crisis with urgency

Nation/World

Sikh community calls for gun reforms after FedEx shooting

High School

North Rowan romps into second round of football playoffs

Nation/World

FBI had interviewed former FedEx employee who killed eight

Crime

Gastonia man sentenced for crash into restaurant that killed his daughter, daughter-in-law

Nation/World

Some call for charges after video of police shooting 13-year-old in Chicago

Business

State unemployment rate falls to 5.2% in March

Coronavirus

NASCAR approach to virus vaccine varies greatly

News

Judge rejects Cherokee challenge against new casino in Kings Mountain

Elections

Jackson tops NC Senate fundraising; Walker coffers also full

Local

Kiwanis Pancake Festival serves thousands of flapjacks for charity

Coronavirus

Rowan remains in state’s middle, yellow tier for COVID-19 community spread