BAKERSVILLE - Providing a strong effort on the defensive end and keeping a presence on the boards has been the calling card for the McDowell Titans and their 3-0 start early this season.

BAKERSVILLE - McDowell High School and its two junior varsity basketball teams continued their early season success winning on the road Friday at Mitchell High School.    

A quartet of McDowell Titan seniors made the All-Northwestern 3A/4A Conference team as voted on by the league’s coaches, the most all-conference picks for the Titans since they had seven in 2012.

The McDowell Titans junior varsity basketball team fought off a slow start to remain perfect on the season, beating the R-S Central Hilltoppers 58-39 at Titan Gym.

NEWTON - Coming off an important win to open the season, the McDowell Lady Titans continued to carry that momentum on Friday evening, easily disposing of the Fred T Foard Lady Tigers 77-27 finishing off a strong first week of the basketball campaign for Coach Jennifer Kinninger’s team.

NEWTON - The McDowell Titans junior varsity boys basketball team went on the road Friday afternoon and survived an early scare to beat the Fred T Foard Tigers 59-41.

McDowell Titans senior defensive standout Andrew Davis has been chosen to play in the National Underclassman All-Star Football Game in Daytona Beach, Fla. on Dec. 30.

As you might expect in a season opener, the McDowell Titans’ offense was a little ragged at times Tuesday against the East Burke Cavaliers.

McDowell High School’s two junior varsity basketball teams opened up the 2018-19 season with a pair of easy home victories against East Burke.

With the 2018-19 basketball season just a few days away from its inception, the McDowell Lady Titans are still putting together the pieces as to how they will look this season on the hardwood.

Versatility was one of the strongest traits that Laynie Hudgins has provided for the McDowell Lady Titans softball team, especially last season.

McDowell High senior pitcher Juan Campos has a sneaky fastball and a wicked splitter, and he’s working diligently on his changeup.

McDowell High School’s varsity softball team has been very busy in the early days of the fall signing period getting a number of its players secured for the future.

McDowell Lady Titans softball player Nicole Gallion finalized her college plans earlier this week as the first baseman signed with Division III Greensboro College.