HIGH SCHOOL BOYS VARSITY BASKETBALL: Patton, Freedom bring home tournament crowns

Published Saturday, February 22nd, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com VARSITY HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL CONERENCE TOURNAMENT PAIRINGS SOUTH FORK 2A Monday No. 1 Lake Norman Charter 81, No. 8 W. Lincoln 34 No. 5 Lincolnton 61, No. 4 Newton-Conover 56 No. 2 E. Lincoln 88, No. 7 Bandys 38 No. 3 N. Lincoln 60, No. 6 Maiden 38 Wednesday At CVCC: No. 1 Lake Norman Charter 60, No. …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Jarrett on Shorebirds’ Silver Anniversary team

Published Friday, February 21st, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com DELMARVA, Md. — An update on former Hickory High baseball star Zach Jarrett, honored as one of the picks for a Silver Anniversary team by the Delmarva (Md.) Shorebirds. Jarrett, who played college baseball at Charlotte, is in spring training and preparing for his fourth season of pro baseball. JARRETT’S PRO CAREER: http://www.milb.com/player/index.jsp?player_id=676913#/career/R/hitting/2019/ALL SILVER ANNIVERSARY: https://www.milb.com/news/silver-anniversary-team-zach-jarrett-center-field-312821490

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Finally over the flu, Harvey’s ready (Baltimore Sun story)

Published Friday, February 21st, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com A good read from coverage of the Baltimore Orioles by The Baltimore Sun on relief pitcher Hunter Harvey, updating how things have gone for him so far in spring training. Sidelined by the flu recently, he’s ready to pitch. BALTIMORE SUN ON HARVEY: https://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/orioles/bs-sp-hunter-harvey-is-finally-over-the-flu-20200219-2djvj3kduze2vcbf26vgipbxbq-story.html?fbclid=IwAR1e8Syem4sVn6rUmNjjiJ2o8dvOf7dB5voS-4ZHtI0xoePozhrQ8TxYLPs

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Northwestern 3A-4A finals delayed until Saturday

Published Friday, February 21st, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com MARION – The Northwestern 3A-4A basketball tournament title games are now going to be played on Saturday afternoon. League officials said via email on Friday the championships — originally scheduled on Friday night at McDowell High — have moved to Saturday after inclement weather on Thursday in the region. The girls’ champion between No. 3 Watauga (17-7) and No. …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Northwestern Foothills 2A moves tourney title games to Saturday

Published Thursday, February 20th, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com ICARD – The championship games of the Northwestern Foothills 2A basketball tournament have been moved to Saturday afternoon. The girls’ title game at 2 p.m. will pit No. 2 seed Bunker Hill (20-6) against top seed East Burke (23-3) at East Burke (gates open at 1 p.m.). The boys’ title game follows with third-seeded Patton (18-7) facing No. 1 …