East Lincoln Athletics

Knights QB, East linebacker land league’s top honors

North Lincoln’s Kyle Kovalchuk and East Lincoln’s Ben Cutter received top conference honors in the two schools’ foray into 3A competition. In the inaugural season of the Western Foothills 3A, Cutter landed his second straight Defensive Player of the Year award. The junior linebacker led the league with 158 tackles and was second to teammate Marcel Johnson in tackles for […]

Hough, East Lincoln, Pine Lake win conference cups

East Lincoln took the South Fork 2A Wells Fargo Conference Cup for the 2020-21 school year, racing past second-place North Lincoln 121-109. The Mustangs were outstanding throughout the unique athletic calendar, capped off with conference titles in baseball and softball in the spring. They were also first in girls tennis, boys soccer and volleyball in the final year of the […]

Matile, ADs prepare for condensed sports schedule

DENVER – School is back in session but the start of fall athletics has been postponed yet again by the N.C. High School Athletic Association. NCHSAA commissioner Que Tucker unveiled a revised high school sports calendar at a press conference held Aug. 12 when she announced that all sports will be pushed back until November at the earliest. While some […]