The McDowell Titan wrestling team has been hampered by injuries and sickness this season, and, as a result, has been forced to offer up far more forfeits than it would like.
HUDSON – On a night when guard play was limited offensively, the McDowell Lady Titans put all of their money into the frontcourt and grinded out a 40-27 road win at South Caldwell on Tuesday night.
HUDSON – The McDowell Titans junior varsity basketball team, with the help of a second-half rally, escaped the South Caldwell Spartans with a 69-64 victory Tuesday afternoon on the Spartans’ home court.
The McDowell Titans had something of a rough go of it on their trip to Polk County for the Wolverine Duals last weekend, winning one match and dropping three others, one of them a tie decided by tiebreaker criteria.
McDowell head coach Jennifer Kinninger couldn’t be with her team Wednesday night when it hosted the Mitchell Mountaineers, but there’s no question the Lady Titans made their coach proud from afar.
Twenty-four hours after suffering its first loss of the season, the McDowell Lady Titans junior varsity basketball team got back on the winning track as they held off the Mitchell Lady Mountaineers 44-16 Wednesday afternoon in non-conference action at Titan Gym.
In a turnover-riddled game that saw both teams make more than their share of bad decisions, the McDowell Lady Titans made one extremely smart one: They got the ball to Dezi Williams.
The McDowell Titans split their two opening matches in Northwestern 3A/4A Conference action Friday night, beating West Caldwell and falling to NWC juggernaut St. Stephens on the road.
The McDowell Titans junior varsity basketball team kept its perfect record on the season intact Friday afternoon, rallying to beat the Saint Stephens Indians 47-46 in an overtime thriller at Titan Gymnasium.
HICKORY – It may not have been a particularly high-scoring game, but the Hickory Lady Red Tornadoes had the pace of Wednesday’s Northwestern 3A/4A Conference opener at exactly where they wanted it.
HICKORY – McDowell High School’s two junior varsity basketball teams started the new year and Northwestern 3A/4A Conference play with a pair of hard-fought victories at David Craft Gymnasium on the campus of Hickory High School.
MORGANTON – Coming off a pair of disappointing losses on the first two days of the Freedom Christmas Invitational, the McDowell Titans found themselves in a difficult spot on Day 3.
MORGANTON – It was a rough Thursday all around for the McDowell Titans in the second day of the Freedom Christmas Invitational as they took a 75-45 loss to Asheville Christian in the consolation round of the three-day tournament.