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Mustangs lose talented receiver Ortiz for season

Mustangs lose talented receiver Ortiz for season

Although the 2012 high school football season still is in its infancy, it might feel a lot longer for Myers Park. The Mustangs have endured a barrage of injuries thus… Read more »

Cougars, Sabres are SCW’s opening Game of Week

Cougars, Sabres are SCW’s opening Game of Week

The opening week of the 2012 high school football season features a doozey right off the bat. On Friday, Aug. 17, Charlotte Catholic visits neighborhood rival South Mecklenburg in South… Read more »

Going Fourth

Going Fourth

Providence Day tennis players hope to follow three titles with one more The 2012 girls tennis season has the potential to bring about something new for Providence Day coach Ryan… Read more »

Mustangs’ ‘home’ football schedule poses financial challenges

Mustangs’ ‘home’ football schedule poses financial challenges

For much of the 2012 football season, the term “home game” will have a whole new meaning for Myers Park High School. Instead of the friendly confines of their on-campus… Read more »

One more week until acclaimed football preview hits streets

One more week until acclaimed football preview hits streets

It’s that time of year again! On Aug. 17, South Charlotte Weekly will publish its 32-page preview section, “Football Night in Southern Mecklenburg 2012.” This is the sixth consecutive year… Read more »

Who are the five greatest athletes?

Who are the five greatest athletes?

With swimmer Michael Phelps winning his 22nd Olympic medal last week, many people openly wondered if he’s among the greatest athletes of all time. Our Sports staffers jumped into the… Read more »

Talkin’ ’bout (the first) practice

Talkin’ ’bout (the first) practice

Former basketball star Allen Iverson was being a bit humorous years ago when he uttered the now-infamous phrase, “We talkin’ ’bout practice!” during a press conference, but it was no… Read more »

Berens gets gold again

Berens gets gold again

South Charlotte’s Ricky Berens got his London gold medal. After falling short in his first two events of the 2012 Olympic Games, Berens swam the third leg of the United… Read more »

Myers Park’s Hames one of  nation’s best discus throwers

Myers Park’s Hames one of nation’s best discus throwers

This past spring, Bryanna Hames had a stellar season for the Myers Park High School girls track and field team. As a sophomore for the Mustangs, Hames won the Southwestern… Read more »

Top five reasons to love sports these days

Top five reasons to love sports these days

5. GYMNASTICS Uh … could I lose my man card over this? Oh, well, I still love gymnastics. Before watching the Olympics this past weekend, you would’ve never heard me… Read more »