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Birch gave blast to Indy bats

Birch gave blast to Indy bats

Independence’s Lizzy Birch is the 2015 Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly Softball Player of the Year The Charlotte 49ers mined for local softball talent, and found the gold standard in Independence senior… Read more »

Leave it to Deaver

Leave it to Deaver

Providence’s Ellie Deaver is the 2015 Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly Girls’ Soccer Player of the Year Providence’s Ellie Deaver was in a class of her own this spring. The Charlotte 49ers… Read more »

Q&A with Country Day football coach Drew Witman

Q&A with Country Day football coach Drew Witman

It’s been two months since Charlotte Country Day hired Drew Witman to succeed his father, Bob Witman, as the school’s next football coach. Witman, a Country Day alum, takes the… Read more »

VanGinhoven big for Butler

VanGinhoven big for Butler

Cory VanGinhoven is the 2015 Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly’s Boys’ Lacrosse Player of the Year Cory VanGinhoven was 8 years old when he followed his football coach’s advice to try lacrosse,… Read more »

Q&A with Providence football coach Brad Bowles

Q&A with Providence football coach Brad Bowles

It’s been three months since Providence hired Brad Bowles to replace Justin Hardin as its next football coach. Bowles, who takes the helm at Providence after the Panthers went 10-4… Read more »

Wallon’s the Lax Queen of the QC

Wallon’s the Lax Queen of the QC

Charlotte Catholic’s Natalie Wallon named Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly’s 2015 Girls’ Lacrosse Player of the Year If Natalie Wallon had an inner compass its destination was almost always the opposition’s goal…. Read more »

Q&A with Independence football coach Justin Hardin

Q&A with Independence football coach Justin Hardin

It’s been three months since Justin Hardin left Providence High School to become the head football coach at Independence after he guided the Panthers to a 10-4 (5-2 So. Meck… Read more »

Lock is key to Lions’ success

Lock is key to Lions’ success

Covenant Day’s Allan Lock is the 2015 Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly Boys’ Tennis Player of the Year Covenant Day tennis star Allan Lock is a natural athlete, but his path to… Read more »

Soronnadi learned to persevere from parents

Soronnadi learned to persevere from parents

Butler’s Chuka Soronnadi is the 2015 Matthews-Mint Hill Boys’ Track and Field Athlete of the Year Butler senior sprinter Chuka Soronnadi is an overcomer. Many people thought 2014 was going… Read more »

Hopkins – a natural athlete

Hopkins – a natural athlete

Queen’s Grant sophomore Avianna Hopkins is the Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly Girls’ Track and Field Athlete of the Year Dwayne Hopkins’s dream for his daughter to become a soccer player was… Read more »