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East Lincoln splits with Hickory in conference hoops championships

Madison Self named Tournament MVP

DENVER – The East Lincoln girls basketball team completed an unbeaten run against conference competition with a 50-48 win over Hickory in the Western Foothills 3A championship. Madison Self recorded her 17th double-double of the season with an 18-point, 15-rebound performance en route to becoming tournament MVP. The junior forward scored 41 points over three games this week. Hickory (17-8) […]

East Lincoln gets boost from Jones, Bean


DENVER – Early in his basketball career, Drew Bean could get away with just playing harder than everyone. But at the varsity level, it takes a little more than that, especially on a team like East Lincoln that competes for conference championships each year. But as a senior, he possesses the kind of shooting, passing and positioning that can be […]

PHOTOS: East Lincoln defeats North, moves to 3-0

PHOTOS: East Lincoln defeats LN Charter for South Fork title

Kuthan beats the buzzer to give East Lincoln conference title


HICKORY – The East Lincoln Mustangs entered the season as the defending South Fork 2A champions, but the balance of power in the league was upset from day one, when the Lake Norman Charter Knights left Denver with a 60-55 victory in the conference-opener Dec. 20. The race was on from there, and while the Mustangs returned the favor with […]