LENOIR-RHYNE HALL OF FAME: Class of 2019 will have 6 new inductees

Published Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

  HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Lenoir-Rhyne University’s next Sports Hall of Fame class will include six new members. The Bears’ athletic department announced in a press release that the school has selected Crystal Clary, Bill Davis, Audrey Kreske, Vernon Long, Tom Lumsden and Lauren (McLelland) Mauldin as the Class of 2019. Due to a scheduling conflict, Clary will be inducted with …

COLLEGE SOFTBALL: CVCC adds former star from Bunker Hill, standout from Gaffney, S.C.

Published Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

  HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) has grown the roster for its first women’s softball team by two, including adding a former Bunker Hill High star. On Tuesday, the Red Hawks announced via a press release they have signed Payton Goble and Tatum Arboleda. Goble, who played prep softball at Bunker Hill and then at Surry Community …

EAST-WEST BOYS’ SOCCER: West wins as Watauga’s Alvarez scores only goal

Published Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO – Watauga High’s Jair Alvarez scored on a rebound kick on Tuesday night to lift the West past the East 1-0 in the East-West All-Star boys’ soccer match. Alvarez broke a scoreless tie at McPherson Park at the 69:05 mark, scoring from about 10 yards away after the East had made a save on a shot on goal. …

EAST-WEST GIRLS’ SOCCER: Chapel Hill’s Kerr sparks 3-2 East victory

Published Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

Hickory’s Jess LaFrancis has an assist on second goal for West   HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO – Alex Kerr of Chapel Hill High sparked the East’s 3-2 victory over the West on Tuesday night in the East-West All-Star girls’ soccer match. Kerr scored twice, first on an assist by Mikayla Brenman (Chapel Hill) at the 14:06 mark, for a 1-0 lead. She …

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL PLAYOFFS: Cherryville faces Gaston Braves on Friday, one game for Area IV title

Published Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com AREA IV AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL PLAYOFFS CHAMPIONSHIP WEST NO. 1 CHERRYVILLE (26-10) vs. EAST NO. 3 GASTON BRAVES (20-8) Gaston Braves at Cherryville, Friday, 7 p.m., one game for title Note: State tournament is July 26-30 at Cherryville High with Cherryville of Area IV earning a bid as the host team of the tournament… Gaston Braves (20-8) have also …