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Butler does it again: Bulldogs repeat as track and field conference champions

Butler does it again: Bulldogs repeat as track and field conference champions

Butler boys’ track and field team won the Southwestern 4A conference championship for the second year in a row on April 23. Coach Mark Sanders said the coaches have worked… Read more »

Sports Shorts: April 30 to May 6

Sports Shorts: April 30 to May 6

Around the bases with Ben Butler (13-4-1, 10-1 Southwestern 4A) remains a game ahead of Myers Park (10-7, 9-1 Southwestern 4A) in the conference standings. The Bulldogs regular season finale,… Read more »

Q&A  with Providence High School trainer Ellen Fukuzawa

Q&A with Providence High School trainer Ellen Fukuzawa

For 2015’s second quarterly Health and Wellness issue, Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly sat down with Providence High School athletic trainer Ellen Fukuzawa to discuss health, safety and overall well-being for student… Read more »

Sports Shorts: April 23 to 29

Sports Shorts: April 23 to 29

Butler boys lacrosse on cusp of special season It’s been a decade since Butler boys lacrosse team has had a winning season, but the Bulldogs (7-4, 5-3 Conference 11) are… Read more »

Conference championship or bust for Butler

Conference championship or bust for Butler

The Southwestern 4A conference softball championship is ripe for Butler’s (9-3, 7-0 SW4A) picking. The Bulldogs, who have not won the league crown since 2010, can almost taste it, but… Read more »

Sports Shorts: April 16 to 22

Sports Shorts: April 16 to 22

Three emerging in conference 
baseball race Butler baseball is vying for perfection in Southwestern 4A conference play after a 7-0 start (10-1-1 overall), but the Bulldogs road to an unbeaten… Read more »

Kowar kicking it into high gear

Kowar kicking it into high gear

Charlotte Christian coach Greg Simmons had to convince Jackson Kowar he was a member of the Knights varsity baseball team during the offseason leading up to his sophomore season. “He… Read more »

Bowles joins the Panthers lair

Bowles joins the Panthers lair

Providence names Brad Bowles as new football coach Providence dipped into the Palmetto State to find its next football coach, and hired Johns Island (S.C.) St. John’s High School coach… Read more »

Billiard commits to Virginia

Billiard commits to Virginia

Covenant Day’s Sarah Billiard to continue volleyball career at University of Virginia Covenant Day sophomore Sarah Billiard accepted a full scholarship offer from the University of Virginia to play volleyball… Read more »

Butler’s RaeQuan Scott is the 2015 Boys Basketball Player of the Year

Butler’s RaeQuan Scott is the 2015 Boys Basketball Player of the Year

William Wallace, a legendary warrior, fought for Scotland’s freedom from England in the late thirteenth century. Butler has its own Scott – a talented warrior in his own right –… Read more »