NEWTON-CONOVER HALL OF FAME: Trio of new members will be added Thursday night

Published Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com NEWTON – Newton-Conover High will add three inductees to its Athletic Hall of Fame on Thursday night at 7 p.m. at the school gym. No tickets are required to attend a ceremony that will honor the Class of 2019 – LaShawn Coulter, John Rabold and the late Linda Richards. LaShawn Coulter A 1990 graduate, he was a three-time all-conference …

LEGION BASEBALL: Gastonia nips Hickory 2-0; teams play on Wednesday at Legion Fairgrounds

Published Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com GASTONIA – Gastonia edged visiting Hickory 2-0 on Monday night, dropping Post 48 to 1-2 in Area IV American Legion baseball. Post 48 is at home on Wednesday at 7 p.m., facing Gastonia at the Legion Fairgrounds Field in Newton. Gastonia won a pitching duel on Monday night behind Logen Blattau, who threw seven innings. He gave up six …

WEST 4A SOFTBALL TITLE SERIES: Mooresville rolls in Game 1; S. Caldwell must win at home Wednesday to stay alive

Published Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

Game 2 in Hudson starts at 6:30 p.m. HobbsDailyReport.com MOORESVILLE – Held to a first-inning run on Tuesday night and falling 10-1 at Mooresville has the South Caldwell High softball team’s season on the line Wednesday night in Hudson. Third-seeded Mooresville beat the Spartans in Mooresville in the opening game of a best-of-3 series for the West 4A title. Game …

WEST 2A BASEBALL TITLE SERIES: Knights nip Rebels, move win away from playing for state championship

Published Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

North Lincoln visits West Lincoln on Thursday for Game 2 of series HobbsDailyReport.com LINCOLNTON – North Lincoln — winning for the ninth straight time on Tuesday night — is a victory away from playing for the state 2A baseball championship. The second-seeded Knights got off to a quick start at home, scoring twice in the first inning, and nipped 13th-seeded …