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Area Sports Briefs: North grad Goodlett to prep school

From staff  and wire reports

North Rowan basketball standout Brevin Goodlett will continue his career with the post-graduate program at Charlotte’s Franklin Prep Academy.

Goodlett averaged 18.8 points for the Cavaliers as  a senior and was one of the leaders on a 28-3 team that reached the 1A semifinals. He was all-region, all-county and 1A Yadkin Valley Conference Player of the Year.

HS football

Scores from Friday’s Rowan County Jamboree at North.

• West Stanly 12, Carson 0

• East Rowan 14, West Iredell 7

• West Rowan 21, Salisbury 6

• North Rowan 6, South Rowan 0


Defensive lineman MyQuon Stout (Carson, Appalachian State) made a solo tackle for the New York Jets in a 22-10 win against Atlanta.


DB Jumal Rolle (Catawba) made three tackles for Hamilton in a 21-7 win against Ottawa on Saturday.

Local golf

Salisbury’s Charlie Barr shot 72-76-70 — 218 and tied for 14th in the Hope Valley Junior Invitational in Durham.


  KANNAPOLIS —  Reed Rohlman hit a run-scoring double in the eighth inning, leading the Lexington Legends to a 4-3 win over the Kannapolis Intimidators on Saturday.

Jeison Guzman scored on the play after he led off the inning with a single and advanced to third on a double by Rohlman.

Rubendy Jaquez hit an RBI single in the third inning to help give the Legends a 3-0 lead. The Intimidators tied it up with a run in the fourth and two in the seventh. In the fourth, Michael Hickman hit an RBI single, while Ramon Beltre hit a solo home run in the seventh.

Daniel Duarte (1-0) got the win in relief while Declan Cronin (0-2) took the loss in the South Atlantic League game.

The Intimidators left some scoring opportunities on the table, stranding 15 baserunners in the loss. For the Intimidators, Corey Zangari doubled and singled. Beltre homered and doubled.


High School

Photo gallery: Carson girls win West Regional, headed to state championship

High School

High school basketball: Carson girls headed to state championship game


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Rep. Warren’s measure to allow removal of public notices from newspapers put on back burner

China Grove

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Salisbury City Council hears public comments, receives presentation on Main Street reconfiguration


Blotter: Man charged with felony drug offenses


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Biden vows enough vaccines by end of May


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One new death, 20 new COVID-19 positives reported in Rowan


Kannapolis man dies in moped crash


Salisbury Police chief addresses K-9 video, says officer separated from animal


Rowan Rescue Squad sets record straight on fundraising typo


City approves DOT agreement, Salisbury Station project could begin next year


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Two weeks after ending enhanced protocols, Catawba has no COVID-19 cases


Council to hear revised version of Downtown Main Street Plan


Veto override of NC school reopening bill fails in Senate


Political Notebook: Majority of likely voters, local legislators support school reopening bill


COVID-19 vaccinations in Rowan top positives since start of pandemic


Man faces drug charges after breaking and entering call


Waterworks schedules 2021 Summer ARTventures