Waxhaw Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Waxhaw, NC

  • Wednesday Dec 10 | via The Charlotte Observer 

    Weddington's backup quarterback thriving in starting...

    Sophomore David Bayha had been the starter previously, throwing for 1,608 yards and 22 touchdowns before being sidelined with a fractured fibula leading up to the Warriors' football game against Marvin Ridge Nov. 7. Willingham has thrown for 946 yards and 12 touchdowns with just three interceptions this season, leading Weddington through the playoffs and to the first state championship appearance in the school's 15-year history. "We knew Grayson could do it," said fourth-year Weddington coach Tim Carson.


  • Wednesday Dec 10 | via WECT-TV Wilmington 

    Latest North Carolina sports

    Panthers spokesman Charlie Dayton said Tuesday during a news conference outside a hospital that Newton had no other internal injuries and that he would stay overnight for observation. Dayton says the injuries will not require surgery but it was unclear if Newton would be able to practice or play against the Buccaneers on Sunday.


  • Friday Dec 5 | via The Charlotte Observer 

    High School Basketball Roundup 12.05.14

    Rogers likes playing against Union County teams apparently. He had 41 points and eight assists against Cuthbertson Tuesday.


  • Thursday Dec 4 | via The Charlotte Observer 

    High school football gameday 12.05.14

    Mallard Creek hasn't lost to a non-Mecklenburg County team since the end of the 2011 season, winning nine straight. The Mavericks are in their fourth straight regional final, seeking a second straight N.C. 4AA state finals appearance.