BOONE – It was a long bus ride to Boone for the McDowell Titans Friday night. The game itself felt much longer.
The McDowell Lady Titans volleyball team learned its fate Thursday afternoon when the North Carolina High School Athletic released the state volleyball playoff pairings.
The McDowell Titans varsity soccer team is hitting the final stretch of the 2017 season. Monday Night in a Northwestern Conference tilt, the Alexander Central Cougars jumped out to an early lead and seized control of the match, shutting out McDowell 6-0.
A pair of McDowell Lady Titans missed the cut for next week’s State 4A golf championships by the narrowest of margins at the West Regional tournament Monday afternoon at Salem Glen Country Club in Clemmons.
This last week of the regular season in volleyball has been profitable for the McDowell Lady Titans. McDowell pulled off a huge, four-game win at Freedom Thursday evening, its second win this week.
The McDowell Titan jayvees had their second Northwestern Conference victory in sight, but the Alexander Central Cougars obscured that vision and walked away with a 12-7 victory Thursday night at Titan Stadium.
Seven months ago, Brittany Hughes was crossing a street in Chapel Hill when a turning car sideswiped her and broke her foot just two weeks before she was scheduled to run a marathon. Now, the Old Fort runner and UNC student has the chance to make a comeback this November in New York City.
Underneath a glowing harvest moon Friday night, the South Caldwell Spartans reaped a win over the McDowell Titans, and a likely top seed in the State 4A Playoffs to go with it.
The McDowell Titans and Lady Titans cross country teams competed in the Northwestern 3A/4A Pre-Conference Meet Wednesday at Freedom, with all the league teams participating.
SAWMILLS – The McDowell Titans junior varsity football team dropped its second consecutive game in Northwestern Conference play Thursday night, losing by a 20-7 margin at South Caldwell.
The McDowell Lady Titans golf team held a firm grip on second place behind frontrunners Hickory in the Northwestern 4A/4A Conference throughout the entire season.
The McDowell Titans’ Carlos Lopez took sixth place individually in the Ramble 5K cross country meet on the Asheville Christian Academy campus in Swannanoa Saturday.
HICKORY - For the past several weeks the McDowell Titans have been trying to put together a four-quarter effort to get back into the winner’s column. Most of the time, it has been a decisive point in the second half that has cost them.