NW 3A-4A BASEBALL: Foard clips HHS on squeeze bunt, takes tourney title

HobbsDailyReport.com MORGANTON – Fred T. Foard High’s baseball team literally squeezed past Hickory on Saturday afternoon, scoring the winning run via a squeeze bunt to capture the Northwestern 3A-4A tournament championship. Tournament MVP Mathew Greenwood bunted on a squeeze play with one out in the eighth inning, scoring Josh McKinney, to give Foard a 4-3 victory and the title. Top-seeded …

CRAWDADS: Rained out in Maryland, will play doubleheader against Suns on Sunday

HobbsDailyReport.com HAGERSTOWN, Md. – Hickory’s game against the Suns in Hagerstown, Md., was rained out on Friday night. It was the sixth wash out of the season for the Suns, who had only four games rained out last season, the club’s website says. The Crawdads (10-17) and Suns (17-0) will play a 6:05 p.m. game on Saturday in Hagerstown and …

LACROSSE: After first-round bye, St. Stephens boys face Western Guilford

HobbsDailyReport.com The Lake Norman High girls and boys are the only lacrosse teams among those from the area to get out of the first round on Friday. Lake Norman’s boys beat Myers Park 14-6 in Mooresville and the Wildcats’ girls, also playing at home, defeated Marvin Ridge 15-11. Both games were in the 4A bracket. In another 4A boys’ match, …