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Legion baseball update (through June 30)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 30) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 11-1 14-1 Gaston Post 144-266 10-2 12-3 Gastonia Post 23 8-4 8-7 Matthews Post 235 6-6 7-11 Mint Hill Post 555 5-7 5-7 Statesville Post 113 2-10 2-12 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

N.C. Area IV Legion baseball playoff pairings set

By Richard Walker Cherryville and Queen City are the top seeds for the N.C. Area IV playoffs that will begin on Saturday. Cherryville Post 100 won its Area IV-record 24th regular season title when it shared the West Division title with Rutherford County; Both teams had 12-2 divisional records. Cherryville gets the top seed by […]

Legion baseball update (through June 29)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 29) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 11-1 13-1 Gaston Post 144-266 10-2 12-3 Gastonia Post 23 8-4 8-7 Matthews Post 235 6-6 7-11 Mint Hill Post 555 5-7 5-7 Statesville Post 113 2-10 2-12 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 28)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 28) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 10-1 12-1 Gaston Post 144-266 10-2 12-3 Gastonia Post 23 8-3 8-6 Matthews Post 235 6-6 7-11 Mint Hill Post 555 5-7 5-7 Statesville Post 113 2-10 2-12 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 27)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 27) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 10-1 12-1 Gaston Post 144-266 10-2 11-3 Gastonia Post 23 7-3 7-6 Matthews Post 235 6-6 7-10 Mint Hill Post 555 5-6 5-6 Statesville Post 113 2-10 2-12 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

6-26-22 roundup: Pro baseball and soccer, Legion baseball, College baseball, Auto racing

By Richard Walker Cherryville American Legion Post 100 moved within one victory clinching another regular season title and a No. 1 seed in the upcoming N.C. Area IV playoffs on Sunday with a 5-1 win over visiting Rutherford County. Post 100 improved to 11-2 in the West Division and 16-9 overall as Joseph Webb pitched […]

Legion baseball update (through June 26)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 26) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 10-1 12-1 Gaston Post 144-266 10-2 11-3 Gastonia Post 23 7-3 7-6 Matthews Post 235 6-6 7-10 Mint Hill Post 555 5-6 5-6 Statesville Post 113 2-10 2-12 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 25)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 25) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 10-1 12-1 Gaston Post 144-266 10-2 11-3 Gastonia Post 23 7-3 7-6 Matthews Post 235 6-6 7-10 Mint Hill Post 555 5-6 5-6 Statesville Post 113 2-10 2-12 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 24)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 24) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 10-1 12-1 Gaston Post 144-266 9-2 10-3 Gastonia Post 23 7-3 7-6 Matthews Post 235 6-5 7-9 Mint Hill Post 555 5-6 5-6 Statesville Post 113 2-10 2-12 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 23)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 23) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 10-1 12-1 Gaston Post 144-266 9-1 10-2 Gastonia Post 23 6-3 6-6 Matthews Post 235 6-4 7-8 Mint Hill Post 555 4-5 4-5 Statesville Post 113 2-10 2-12 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 22)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 22) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 9-1 11-1 Gaston Post 144-266 7-1 9-2 Gastonia Post 23 5-3 5-6 Matthews Post 235 6-4 7-8 Mint Hill Post 555 3-5 3-5 Statesville Post 113 2-6 2-8 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

6-22-22 roundup: Pro basketball, baseball and soccer, Legion baseball, College baseball

By Richard Walker The Charlotte Hornets own three picks in Thursday’s 7 p.m. NBA Draft at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center – Nos. 13 and 15 in the first round and No. 42 in the second round. Will the Hornets keep them all or make a trade or trades? Those possbilities – and when the franchise hires […]

Legion baseball update (through June 21)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 21) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 9-1 11-1 Gaston Post 144-266 6-1 8-2 Gastonia Post 23 5-2 5-5 Matthews Post 235 5-4 6-8 Mint Hill Post 555 3-4 3-4 Statesville Post 113 2-6 2-8 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 20)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 20) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 9-1 11-1 Gaston Post 144-266 6-1 8-2 Gastonia Post 23 4-2 4-5 Matthews Post 235 5-4 6-8 Mint Hill Post 555 3-4 3-4 Statesville Post 113 2-5 2-7 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 19)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 19) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 9-1 11-1 Gaston Post 144-266 6-1 8-2 Gastonia Post 23 4-2 4-5 Matthews Post 235 5-4 6-8 Mint Hill Post 555 3-4 3-4 Statesville Post 113 2-5 2-7 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 18)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 18) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 9-1 11-1 Gaston Post 144-266 6-1 8-2 Gastonia Post 23 4-2 4-5 Matthews Post 235 4-4 5-8 Mint Hill Post 555 3-4 3-4 Statesville Post 113 2-4 2-6 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 17)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 17) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 8-1 10-1 Gaston Post 144-266 6-1 8-2 Gastonia Post 23 4-2 4-5 Matthews Post 235 4-3 5-7 Mint Hill Post 555 3-4 3-4 Statesville Post 113 2-4 2-6 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 16)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 16) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 8-1 10-1 Gaston Post 144-266 5-1 7-2 Gastonia Post 23 4-2 4-5 Matthews Post 235 4-3 5-7 Mint Hill Post 555 3-3 3-3 Statesville Post 113 2-4 2-6 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 15)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 15) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 8-1 10-1 Gaston Post 144-266 5-1 7-2 Gastonia Post 23 4-2 4-5 Matthews Post 235 4-3 5-7 Mint Hill Post 555 3-3 3-3 Statesville Post 113 2-4 2-6 Lincoln County Post 455 0-12 1-13 (Includes ALL forfeit losses […]

Legion baseball update (through June 14)

American Legion 2022 (through games of June 14) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 7-1 9-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-2 Matthews Post 235 3-2 4-6 Gastonia Post 23 3-2 3-5 Mint Hill Post 555 1-3 1-3 Lincoln County Post 455 0-4 1-5 Statesville Post 113 0-4 0-6 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 13)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 13) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 5-1 7-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-2 Matthews Post 235 3-2 4-6 Gastonia Post 23 3-2 3-4 Mint Hill Post 555 1-1 1-1 Lincoln County Post 455 0-4 1-5 Statesville Post 113 0-4 0-6 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 12)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 12) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 5-1 7-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-2 Matthews Post 235 3-2 4-6 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Mint Hill Post 555 1-1 1-1 Statesville Post 113 0-3 0-5 Lincoln County Post 455 0-4 1-5 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 11)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 11) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 5-1 7-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-2 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Matthews Post 235 3-2 4-6 Mint Hill Post 555 1-1 1-1 Lincoln County Post 455 0-4 1-5 Statesville Post 113 0-3 0-5 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 10)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 10) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 5-1 6-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-1 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Matthews Post 235 2-2 3-6 Mint Hill Post 555 1-1 1-1 Lincoln County Post 455 0-3 1-4 Statesville Post 113 0-3 0-5 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 9)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 9) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 5-1 6-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-1 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Matthews Post 235 2-2 3-6 Mint Hill Post 555 1-1 1-1 Lincoln County Post 455 0-3 1-4 Statesville Post 113 0-3 0-5 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 8)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 8) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 5-1 6-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-1 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Matthews Post 235 2-2 3-5 Mint Hill Post 555 1-1 1-1 Lincoln County Post 455 0-3 1-4 Statesville Post 113 0-3 0-5 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 7)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 7) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 5-1 6-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-1 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Matthews Post 235 2-2 3-5 Mint Hill Post 555 1-1 1-1 Lincoln County Post 455 0-3 1-4 Statesville Post 113 0-3 0-4 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 6)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 6) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Mint Hill Post 555 1-0 1-0 Queen City 5-1 6-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-1 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Matthews Post 235 1-2 2-5 Lincoln County Post 455 0-3 1-3 Statesville Post 113 0-3 0-4 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 5)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 5) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 5-1 6-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-1 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Matthews Post 235 1-2 2-5 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Statesville Post 113 0-2 0-3 Lincoln County Post 455 0-3 1-3 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 4)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 4) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 4-1 5-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-1 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Matthews Post 235 1-2 2-4 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Statesville Post 113 0-1 0-2 Lincoln County Post 455 0-3 1-3 Western Division Division Overall […]

Legion baseball update (through June 3)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of June 3) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 4-1 5-1 Gaston Post 144-266 3-1 5-1 Gastonia Post 23 2-2 2-4 Matthews Post 235 1-2 2-4 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Statesville Post 113 0-1 0-2 Lincoln County Post 455 0-3 1-3 Western Division Division Overall […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 31)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 31) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Queen City 3-1 4-1 Gaston Post 144-266 2-1 4-1 Gastonia Post 23 1-1 1-3 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Statesville Post 113 0-0 0-1 Matthews Post 235 0-1 1-3 Lincoln County Post 455 0-2 1-2 Western Division Division Overall […]

American Legion baseball roundup (through May 30)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 30) Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-2 Gaston Post 144-266 2-1 3-1 Queen City 2-1 3-1 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Statesville Post 113 0-0 0-1 Matthews Post 235 0-1 1-3 Lincoln County Post 455 0-2 1-2 Western Division Division Overall […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 29)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 29) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Statesville, Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-1 Gaston Post 144-266 2-1 3-1 Queen City 2-1 3-1 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Statesville Post 113 0-0 0-1 Matthews Post 235 0-1 1-3 Lincoln County Post 455 […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 28)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 28) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-1 Gaston Post 144-266 2-1 2-1 Queen City 1-1 2-1 Matthews Post 235 0-0 1-2 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Statesville Post 113 0-0 0-1 Lincoln County […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 27)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 27) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-1 Gaston Post 144-266 1-0 1-0 Queen City 0-0 1-0 Matthews Post 235 0-0 1-1 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Statesville […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 26)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 26) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-1 Gaston Post 144-266 1-0 1-0 Queen City 0-0 1-0 Matthews Post 235 0-0 1-1 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Statesville […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 25)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 25) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-1 Gaston Post 144-266 1-0 1-0 Matthews Post 235 0-0 1-0 Queen City 0-0 1-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Statesville […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 24)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 24) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-1 Matthews Post 235 0-0 1-0 Queen City 0-0 1-0 Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Statesville […]

2022 Legion preview for Cherryville, Cleveland County, Gaston Braves, Gastonia, Lincoln County

By Richard Walker Cherryville American Legion Post 100 finished two wins shy of a N.C. American Legion title last year and returns a youthful, but talented team in hopes of getting another shot a state championship. Cherryville is projected to be the area’s best bet to advance to the 2022 state tournament that will be […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 23)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 23) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-1 Matthews Post 235 0-0 1-0 Queen City 0-0 1-0 Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Statesville […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 22)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 22) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-1 Matthews Post 235 0-0 1-0 Queen City 0-0 1-0 Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Statesville […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 21)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 21) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-1 Matthews Post 235 0-0 1-0 Queen City 0-0 1-0 Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Statesville […]

American Legion update (through May 20)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 20) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gastonia Post 23 1-0 1-0 Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Matthews Post 235 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Queen City 0-0 1-0 Statesville […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 19)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 19) Need schedules for: Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Lincoln County Post 455 0-0 0-0 Gastonia Post 23 0-0 0-0 Matthews Post 235 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 […]

American Legion update (through May 18)

(through Games of May 18) Need schedules for: GBraves, Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Lincoln County Post 455 0-0 0-0 Gastonia Post 23 0-0 0-0 Matthews Post 235 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Queen […]

American Legion baseball update (through May 17)

(through Games of May 16) Need schedules for: GBraves, Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Queen City, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Lincoln County Post 455 0-0 0-0 Gastonia Post 23 0-0 0-0 Matthews Post 235 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 […]

American Legion update (through May 16)

Need schedules for: GBraves, Lincoln, Mint Hill, Pineville, Queen City, Statesville Burke Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Lincoln County Post 455 0-0 0-0 Gastonia Post 23 0-0 0-0 Matthews Post 235 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 0-0 0-0 Pineville Post 337 0-0 0-0 Queen City 0-0 0-0 […]

American Legion update (through May 15)

American Legion 2022 (through Games of May 15) Need schedules for: GBraves, Lincoln, Matthews, Mint Hill, Pineville, Queen City, Statesville Burke, Caldwell, Rutherford Area IV standings Eastern Division Division Overall Gaston Post 144-266 0-0 0-0 Lincoln County Post 455 0-0 0-0 Gastonia Post 23 0-0 0-0 Matthews Post 235 0-0 0-0 Mint Hill Post 555 […]

4-1-22 roundup: Legion baseball, Pro basketball and soccer, College basketball, football and baseball, High school baseball and softball, Middle school baseball and girls soccer

By Richard Walker American Legion baseball is six weeks away from starting and North Carolina Area IV will have 19 teams competing for its title when the regular season begins on May 15. In the 10-team Eastern Division, Gaston Braves Post 144-266 and Gastonia Post 23 and Lincoln County Cardinals Post 455 will be joined […]

N.C. Area IV Legion baseball update (thru Aug. 1 with full N.C. tournament results)

  American Legion 2021 Area IV standings (thru July 31) Eastern Division Division Overall/Playoffs Mint Hill Post 555 8-2 8-2/6-4 Lincoln County Post 455 4-2 4-2/0-3 Gaston Post 144-266 6-6 6-6/4-4 Queen City 5-4 5-4/7-3 Pineville Post 337 4-5 4-5/1-3 Union County Post 535 1-3 1-3/DNP Gastonia Post 23 2-8 2-8/1-3 Western Division Division Overall/Playoffs […]

7-26-21 roundup: Legion baseball, College football, Pro baseball

By Richard Walker Cherryville American Legion Post 100’s baseball program has long been successful. On Monday around 5 p.m., Post 100’s Junior American Legion team added to that history by wrapping up its first N.C. state title. Cherryville rallied from deficits of 2-1 and 3-2 with an eight-run top of the sixth inning as it […]

7-25-21 roundup: Legion baseball, Pro basketball and baseball

By Richard Walker Cherryville Post 100’s Junior American Legion program will go after its first state championship on Monday at 2 p.m. Coach Stan Haynes’ team knocked off Carson 10-4 on Sunday in the semifinals to advance into the state title game against Area IV rival Matthews. Carson entered the game 3-0 in pool play […]

N.C. Area IV Legion update (thru July 23) – WITH 2021 state tournament pairings

  American Legion 2021 Area IV standings (thru July 23) Eastern Division Division Overall/Playoffs Mint Hill Post 555 8-2 8-2/6-4 Lincoln County Post 455 4-2 4-2/0-3 Gaston Post 144-266 6-6 6-6/4-4 Queen City 5-4 5-4/7-3 Pineville Post 337 4-5 4-5/1-3 Union County Post 535 1-3 1-3/DNP Gastonia Post 23 2-8 2-8/1-3 Western Division Division Overall/Playoffs […]

2021 N.C. American Legion baseball pairings announced; Tourney starts on Wednesday

By Richard Walker Four former state champions and seven with state tournament experience are in the field for this week’s N.C. American Legion baseball state tournament that will be held at Cherryville’s Fraley Field. Wilmington (12-0), with a record 12 state titles, is one of two unbeaten teams in the field in a year that […]

7-23-21 roundup: Legion baseball, Pro basketball and baseball

By Richard Walker Cherryville American Legion Post has another North Carolina Area IV championship. Post 100 defeated Rutherford County 10-0 in six innings at Cherryville’s Fraley Field to sweep the best-of-three area final. It gives Post 100 its 19th Area IV title – a record – and sends Cherryville into next week’s state tournament with […]

N.C. Area IV Legion baseball update (thru July 23)

  American Legion 2021 Area IV standings (thru July 23) Eastern Division Division Overall/Playoffs Mint Hill Post 555 8-2 8-2/6-4 Lincoln County Post 455 4-2 4-2/0-3 Gaston Post 144-266 6-6 6-6/4-4 Queen City 5-4 5-4/7-3 Pineville Post 337 4-5 4-5/1-3 Union County Post 535 1-3 1-3/DNP Gastonia Post 23 2-8 2-8/1-3 Western Division Division Overall/Playoffs […]

NC Area IV Legion baseball update (thru July 22)

  American Legion 2021 Area IV standings (thru July 22) Eastern Division Division Overall/Playoffs Mint Hill Post 555 8-2 8-2/6-4 Lincoln County Post 455 4-2 4-2/0-3 Gaston Post 144-266 6-6 6-6/4-4 Queen City 5-4 5-4/7-3 Pineville Post 337 4-5 4-5/1-3 Union County Post 535 1-3 1-3/DNP Gastonia Post 23 2-8 2-8/1-3 Western Division Division Overall/Playoffs […]

7-22-21 roundup: Legion baseball, High school football and baseball, Pro basketball and baseball

By Richard Walker Off for six days after sweeping its first six North Carolina Area IV playoff games, some wondered if the time away would make Cherryville American Legion Post 100 rusty. Not a chance. Cherryville rolled to a 15-0 victory over Rutherford County by the five-inning, 10-run mercy rule to move within one victory […]

7-21-21 roundup: College football, Legion baseball, High school football, Pro baseball

By Richard Walker After going 2-4 last season with nine games postponed and/or cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, Charlotte 49ers coach Will Healy and his players are eager for the 2021 season. “It’s exciting to talking about football again,” Healy said during Wednesday’s Ryan’s Conference USA Kickoff zoom news conference. “I know my job […]