South fork

LNC basketball rebounds from tough losses 

Knights have won four of last five

HUNTERSVILLE – Lake Norman Charter didn’t exactly get off to the start it expected to open the season. The Knights’ boys basketball team lost two of its first three games to open the delayed, conference-only schedule, to East Lincoln and Newton-Conover by a combined three points. The senior-heavy team was coming off a 13-1 year in the South Fork 2A […]

REALIGNMENT: State splits up conferences on geographic lines


The South Fork and I-Meck conferences would be broken up under the first draft of the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s realignment plan. After adjusting the classification scoring system in the name of competitive balance, the proposed conferences are based more on geography. The NCHSAA said with this in mind, it did not try to limit the number of split-classification […]

How will new conference realignment impact lake-area schools?


The procedure to determine the next cycle of realignment in the N.C. High School Athletic Association was released Nov. 17, with significant changes from four years ago. With the goal of leveling the playing field, the changes are scheduled to take place beginning with the 2021-22 school year. The Board of Directors will vote on the plan in March. Here […]

Lake Norman area conference tournament schedule update

Here are the upcoming postseason games for lake-area schools, weather permitting. I-Meck 4A Vance High School, Charlotte Boys Semifinals, Friday, Feb. 21 (2) Vance vs. (3) West Charlotte, 6 p.m. (1) North Meck vs. (4) Hough, 7 p.m. Girls Finals, Saturday, Feb. 22 Vance vs. Mallard Creek, 1 p.m. Boys Finals, Saturday, Feb. 22 Vance/West Charlotte winner vs. North Meck/Hough […]