CRAWDADS: Eliminated on Sunday, they’ll finish season with 1 p.m. game today

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – The baseball season ends this afternoon for the Hickory Crawdads. Greensboro clipped Hickory 3-1 on Sunday at L.P. Frans Stadium, eliminating the Crawdads in the chase for a South Atlantic League (SAL) second-half title in the Northern Division. The Grasshoppers can clinch the division title by beating the Crawdads — who are closing their 25th anniversary season …

MEN’S COLLEGE SOCCER: Bears blank Lander, start season at 2-0

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY — The Lenoir-Rhyne University men are off to a 2-0 start after winning on Sunday night at home. The Bears got one goal each from three players and defeated Lander (S.C.) 3-0 at the Moretz Sports-Athletic Complex. Junior forward Ignacio de Goya, junior midfielder Florian Simon and senior forward Ismael Noumansana scored goals as LRU won its second …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: JV standings, this week’s schedule

HobbsDailyReport.com JUNIOR VARSITY FOOTBALL STANDINGS (Through Aug. 31 games) SOUTH FORK 2A (Conf./All) Bandys 0-0, 1-0 E. Lincoln 0-0, 1-1 Lake Norman Charter 0-0, 0-1 Lincolnton 0-0, 2-0 Maiden 0-0, 3-0 Newton-Conover 0-0, 1-0 N. Lincoln 0-0, 0-0 W. Lincoln 0-0, 1-0 Thursday’s games Alexander Central at N. Lincoln, 6:30 p.m. Bandys at Bunker Hill, 6:30 p.m. Charlotte Latin at …

MINOR LEAGUE UPDATE: Harvey will make final start on Monday, then headed home

HobbsDailyReport.com A good read if you’re interested in a late-season update on former Bandys High star Hunter Harvey about how he is feeling and where he feels he is at confidence-wise – and otherwise – after nearly three years of dealing with injuries. As he heads into his final start of the season for the Delmarva (Md.) Shorebirds, he’s looking …

CRAWDADS: Split with Greensboro, both 1 game behind Power with 2 to go

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY — With two regular season games to play, the Hickory Crawdads are one game out of first place in South Atlantic League (SAL) baseball. Hickory played twice on Saturday at L.P. Frans Stadium, beating Greensboro 4-0 in the completion of a game suspended on Friday night before the Grasshoppers won the nightcap 2-0. The results send the Crawdads …