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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 »

Providence storms back at states

Providence storms back at states

Panthers overcome game one loss with two big wins to take title home Providence coach Danny Hignight told his players Millbrook acted like it won the North Carolina High School… Read more »

Park’s work ethic shows

Park’s work ethic shows

Providence junior Christian Park is Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly Golfer of the Year Providence junior golfer Christian Park is never satisfied with his play. He always says, “Not so good,” or… Read more »

Sports Shorts

Sports Shorts

Panther Creek drowns Providence in finals Providence girls’ soccer team’s epic season ended in heartbreak when it fell to No. 3 seed Panther Creek (20-0-2, 13-0-1 Southwest Wake), 2-0, in the… Read more »

Hopkins puts Queen’s Grant track on map

Hopkins puts Queen’s Grant track on map

Queen’s Grant sophomore Avianna Hopkins was at the doors of coaches, Matt Carr and Tyler Sinclair, trying to get as much information as possible and figure out how she could… Read more »

Inaugural season success for Queen’s Grant track

Inaugural season success for Queen’s Grant track

Queen’s Grant didn’t expect to make much of a ripple effect in the school’s first year with a track and field program, but the girls’ team certainly made a splash…. Read more »

Panther baseball takes game one

Panther baseball takes game one

Providence coach Danny Hignight has guided four baseball teams to the semifinal series of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 4A state playoffs. He didn’t win a single a… Read more »

Providence girls’ soccer heading to states

Providence girls’ soccer heading to states

Providence girls’ soccer team needed all hands on deck, extra time and even penalty kicks to win the Western Regional and advance to the North Carolina High School Athletic Association… Read more »