AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL: Maiden finishes 9th in Area IV East, expected to miss playoffs

Published Sunday, June 30th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN – Maiden Post 240 fell in its last two regular-season games in American Legion baseball and, after finishing ninth in Area IV’s East Division, won’t make the postseason. Pineville beat visiting Maiden 10-6 on Friday night and Union County downed the Salamanders 11-3 at Wingate on Saturday night, leaving Maiden at 2-17 overall and 2-14 in the East …

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL: Maiden nips Lincoln County for second win, has 2 regular season games left

Published Thursday, June 27th, 2019

Salamanders battling to earn bid into the postseason in Area IV   HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN – Reliever Elijah Carr pitched two shutout innings as Maiden Post 240 ran its win streak to two games on Wednesday night by edging visiting Lincoln County 3-2 in American Legion baseball. Carr came on to scatter two hits, walk none and strike out three as …

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL: Salamanders, back in win column, battle Lincoln County next

Published Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

Cardinals face Maiden at Maiden High at 7 p.m. on Wednesday   HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN — Maiden Post 240 got back in the win column on Tuesday night, beating visiting Cleveland County 9-4 at Maiden High in American Legion baseball. No other game details were available. The win was first of the season for the Salamanders (1-15), who last week had …

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL: Winless Maiden faces Cleveland, Lincoln in home games next

Published Monday, June 24th, 2019

Games are Tuesday, Wednesday nights at Maiden High   HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN — Maiden Post 240, which fell to 0-15 with weekend losses to Mint Hill and Union County, has four games this week in American Legion baseball. Mint Hill beat Maiden 6-5 at Independence High on Saturday, and Union County won 7-1 on Sunday at Maiden High. The Salamanders, who …

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL: Gastonia wins at Maiden, dropping Salamanders to 0-13

Published Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN – Gastonia Post 23 kept Maiden Post 240 winless in American Legion baseball on Friday night, winning 11-2 at Maiden High. No other game details were available. The loss left the Salamanders, who had to forfeit all five of their wins this season on Friday (https://hobbsdailyreport.com/american-legion-baseball/breaking-news-maidens-legion-team-forfeits-5-games-fall-to-0-12), at 0-13 overall and 0-10 in Area IV’s East Division. Post 240 …