MAY 2018 | BASEBALL
Spring Awards Winners 2017
Picture Identification: L-R

Front Row: Will Rhinehart, JV MVP; Jordan Lathe, Eddie Lineberger MVP & All Conference; Ben Bowman, Best Defense

Back Row: Andrew Warren, JV Silver Slugger; Scottie Lee, Karl Witzke Best Hitter & All Conference; Ethan Shell, Billy Potter Leadership and Priorities Award & All Conference; Nate Hamilton, Puddin Broome Most Improved, Scott Barnes Memorial Award (Highest GPA) & All Conference

Not Pictured: Jackson Risk, JV Gold Glove



MAY 2018 | BASEBALL
South Point wins Conference Tournament
After a pair of tough losses to R-S Central in the regular season, the Red Raiders scored two runs in the first inning that proved to be all Evan Mauldin would need. Mauldin went the distance, giving up four hits and striking out two en route to leading South Point to a 2-0 victory.


APRIL 2018 | BASEBALL
South Point's Ben Bowman signs to play baseball for Pfeiffer
South Pointís Ben Bowman has signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at Pfeiffer University. Pictured from the left, on the front row, are Benís father Kevin Bowman, Ben, his mother Stephanie Bowman and his aunt Jill Warren. On the back row are South Point athletic director Kent Hyde, Benís brothers Will and Bryant Bowman, his cousin Andrew Warren, South Point head baseball coach Jason Lineberger and South Point assistant principal Stephanie Denton.


MARCH 2018 | BASEBALL
Lathe signs with Mars Hill
South Point senior, Jordan Lathe, has signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at Mars Hill University, Mars Hill, North Carolina. Front row, from the left are his stepmother, Tina Lathe; his father, Wesley Lathe; Jordan; his mother, Aundria Grigg; and his stepfather, Jamie Grigg. The back row, from the left are South Point athletic director, Kent Hyde; South Point head baseball coach, Jason Lineberger; Jordanís brother, Jaxson Lathe; his sister, Tinsley Lathe; his brother, Brayden Grigg; Jeff Long; and South Point principal, Gary Ford.


DECEMBER 2017 | BASEBALL
Guase signs with Tusculum College
South Point senior Dawson Gause, front row, has signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at Tusculum College. Front row from the left are his father, Ros Gause; Dawson; and his mother, Holly Gause. Back row from the left are South Point athletic director, Kent Hyde; pitching coach, Jeff Long; South Point head baseball coach, Jason Lineberger; and South Point assistant principal, Stephanie Denton.


NOVEMBER 2017 | BASEBALL
Mauldin signs with Appalachian State
South Point senior Evan Mauldin, front row, has signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at Appalachian State University. Front row from the left his mom, Marcie Mauldin; Evan; his father Scott Mauldin; and his brother, Aaron Mauldin. Back row from the left are South Point athletic director, Kent Hyde; Devon Lowery; South Point head baseball coach, Jason Lineberger; and South Point principal, Gary Ford.


NOVEMBER 2017 | BASEBALL
Lee signs with Mars Hill
South Point senior Scottie Lee, front row, has signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at Mars Heel College. Front row from the left are his father, Scott Lee; Scottie; and his mother, Shellie Lee. Back row from the left are South Point athletic director, Kent Hyde; South Point head baseball coach, Jason Lineberger; and South Point principal, Gary Ford.


JUNE 2017 | BASEBALL
Tilley signs with CVCC
South Point senior Grant Tilley, front row, has signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at Catawba Valley Community College. Front row from the left are his brother, Dalton Tilley; his mother, Cindy Tilley; Grant; and his father, Kent Tilley. Back row from the left are South Point principal, Gary Ford; South Point head baseball coach, Jason Lineberger; and South Point athletic director, Kent Hyde.



Varsity Schedule

Roster

Coaching Staff



2018 Photos
vs Olympic



Red Raider Records


State Championships

WNCHSAA

1973, 1974, 1977-runner up

NCHSAA

1981, 1994-runner up, 2011


Head Coaches

Phil Tate 1971-1983
Mickey Lineberger 1984-2005
Jason Lineberger 2006-current



Conference Titles

Southwestern 3A Conference

1972, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995

Big South 3A Conference

2001, 2002, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017


Gaston County Baseball Tournament Championships

1989, 1991, 1993, 2000, 2003-runnerup, 2006, 2008-runnerup, 2010, 2012, 2013-runnerup, 2014



Winningest seasons in South Point baseball history:
Year Record Postseason
2011 27-3 3A State Champion
2013 23-2 third round
2017 23-6 third round
1974 22-4 WNCHSAA Champion
1981 22-5 3A State Champion
1986 22-6 fourth round
2001 22-8 third round
2012 21-2 first round
1985 21-3 first round
1989 21-3 first round
2017 23-5 third round
1993 21-6 fourth round
1994 20-11 3A state runner-up
2008 20-10 3A west runner-up