top of page

Hickory Ridge Shuts Out Lake Norman in 5-0 Victory



Parker Hatch

Up Next: West Cabarrus

Hickory Plows Through Lake Norman

Hickory Ridge secured another win against Lake Norman on Thursday with a commanding 5-0 victory. Despite their efforts, Lake Norman couldn't match the Ragin' Bulls' performance, giving Hickory Ridge another reason to celebrate.

Key Players

Embler Kristyn (Jr) dominated on the mound, pitching a full 7 innings and allowing 0 earned runs on 4 hits while striking out ten10 batters. She showcased her consistency once again, delivering yet another stellar pitching performance.

Offensively, Katherine Rhyne (Jr) led the charge for Hickory Ridge, going 2-for-3 with a home run and 2 RBIs. Katelyn Kiser (Jr) also contributed, scoring a run and going 1-for-2 at the plate.

Although Lake Norman's Vivian Billiard (Jr) put up a strong fight, striking out 9 batters and showcasing her skills both on the mound and at bat. Billiard wasn't the only one making solid contact as 3 players wound up with at least 1 hit. One of them was Kyera Combs (So), who went 2-for-2 with a stolen base. Despite her awesome performance, Lake Norman fell short.

More Stats & Ranking's on IG

Team Info

Hickory Ridge has been on a roll lately, winning 4 of their last 5 games and improving their season record to 7-3. Meanwhile, Lake Norman's defeat brings their record to 8-4.

Looking Ahead

Hickory Ridge will face West Cabarrus at home on Tuesday, while Lake Norman will take on South Caldwell on Saturday, aiming to bounce back from their recent loss.

Latest News


Uwharrie Charter Clinches 1A State Title in Dramatic Fashion

Second Consecutive State Title


Rams State Champions 2nd Year in a Row

Defeat Ashley 8-1


Greene Central Rams Capture First State Title Since 2000

Riley Radford 4 RBI and Homerun Help Secure Victory

bottom of page