When you can’t get into a rhythm offensively, it’s hard to string together enough points to win on the volleyball court.
This year, the McDowell Titans don’t want to rely on a forfeit to give them a season-opening win over the R-S Central Hilltoppers.
The McDowell Lady Titans volleyball team is going to feature some new faces in 2017, but it also has a solid group of upperclassmen on its roster that should give the team an opportunity for some success this season.
A McDowell teenager aimed for success and came home with gold around his neck. In this year’s 4-H Shooting Sport National Championship, Garrett McPeters of Marion walked away with seven gold medals and one silver in smallbore pistol shooting.
Over the last couple of decades, Brandon Godfrey has been a threat to win the Al Farley McDowell County Open virtually every time he has teed it up, but he didn’t break through until last year.
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McDowell Titans head basketball coach Brian Franklin was voted the Most Valuable Player in the annual East-West All-Star Game when he was a senior at MHS in 1992.
McDowell County native and Colorado Rockies closer Greg Holland turned in a solid outing in the annual Major League Baseball All-Star Game Tuesday night at Marlins Park in Miami.
After slow first three innings of play, the McDowell County 10-12 Little League All-Stars kicked it into high gear late, blowing by the Morganton Little League All-Stars 17-1 Monday evening at Catawba Meadows.
The McDowell Lady Titans softball program continues to pile up a plethora of postseason awards. Five McDowell players made the cut at the state level by being named to the 2017 North Carolina Softball Coaches Association 4A All-State team.
The McDowell County Little League 9-11 All-Stars’ run through District 7 play came to an end Wednesday night, losing to Morganton 8-7 at Catawba Meadows Park.
The Major League All-Star break is approaching and Marion native Greg Holland, the Colorado Rockies’ closer, led all of baseball in saves coming into the weekend.