CRAWDADS: Beat Greensboro again, move 3 games above .500

Published Saturday, May 14th, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY CRAWDADS   Saturday’s result at L.P. Frans Stadium: Hickory 7. Greensboro 5 Current record: 17-14, third place in South Atlantic South as of 9:30 p.m. on Saturday; 1 1/2 games back of second-place Rome (Ga.) and two games behind division-leading  Bowling Green (Ky.). Next game: Sunday, home vs. Greensboro, 3. p.m. This series: Tuesday through Sunday at L.P. …

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS TENNIS: Hickory falls in 3A dual-team title match

Published Saturday, May 14th, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO — Carrboro edged previously unbeaten Hickory 5-1 on Saturday morning to win a state 3A boys’ dual-team tennis championship. The match was won with doubles needing to be played at the Piedmont Indoor Tennis Center in Greensboro. Carrboro finished 19-2 and Hickory finished 14-1. STATE CHAMPIONSHIP SUMMARIES: https://www.nchsaa.org/news/2022-5-14/2022-mens-dual-team-tennis-state-championship-results

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bandys sweeps top honors in Catawba Valley 2A Athletic

Published Saturday, May 14th, 2022

BY CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Bandys High leads this season’s All-Catawba Valley 2 Athletic baseball team after winning a regular-season title and the conference tournament. The Trojans (21-8) — eliminated Thursday in the second round of the state 2A playoffs by Mount Pleasant, 4-3 – had a league-best five all-conference picks and swept the league’s top awards. In a vote of …

HIGH SCHOL BOYS TENNIS: Hickory faces Carrboro for 3A dual-team title on Saturday

Published Saturday, May 14th, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com STATE DUAL-TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS (Saturday at Piedmont Indoor Tennis Center, Greensboro) 1A No. 3 Voyager Academy (10-4) vs. No. 4 Bishop McGuinness (16-1), 8:30 a.m. 2A No. 4 N.C. Science and Math (10-0) vs. No. 12 Pine Lake Prep (12-1), 12:30 p.m. 3A No. 7 Carrboro (18-2) vs. No. 3 HICKORY (14-0), 8:30 a.m. 4A No. 4 Green Hope (18-1) …

CRAWDADS: Shut out Grasshoppers, move 2 games above .500

Published Saturday, May 14th, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY CRAWDADS   Friday’s result at L.P. Frans Stadium: Hickory 3, Greensboro 0 Current record: 16-14, third place in South Atlantic South; 1 1/2 games back of second-place Rome (Ga.) and three games behind division-leading  Bowling Green (Ky.). Next game: Saturday, home vs. Greensboro, 5. p.m. This series: Tuesday through Sunday at L.P. Frans Stadium; vs. Greensboro;  game times: …