Wednesday’s roundup: Gardner-Webb men’s basketball ready for debut, Cleveland CC softball signing and prep volleyball standings
By Richard Walker
After having seven previous potential season-openers postponed or cancelled, Gardner-Webb’s men’s basketball team has taken a seven-hour bus trip to Bowling Green, Ky., in hopes of opening its 2020-21 season at Western Kentucky Thursday night at 8 p.m.
Gardner-Webb previously had games at Duke (Nov. 25) and Florida State (Nov. 29) postponed, home games against Campbell (Dec. 4 and 5) and Presbyterian (Dec. 9 and 10) postponed and a game at Georgia (Nov. 27) cancelled.
After playing at Western Kentucky, Gardner-Webb is slated to play at Pittsburgh on Saturday at 4 p.m.
Cleveland Community College announced the signing of McMichael High’s Trinity Hatchel.
High school cross country
Shelby High’s girls team won the Southwestern 2A team championship.
High school volleyball
Bandys 3, West Lincoln 0
Here’s the standings for Big South 3A and Southern Piedmont 1A conferences entering Thursday’s matches:
Big South 3A
Kings Mountain 6-0
North Gaston 3-3
Southern Piedmont 1A
Highland Tech 6-0
Lincoln Charter 5-1
Christ the King 4-2
Piedmont CC 3-3
Thomas Jefferson 1-5
Bessemer City 0-6