SMAC 2A-3A SOFTBALL: Kings Mountain moves up in championship chase

HobbsDaily Report.com KINGS MOUNTAIN – Kings Mountain High’s 7-6 home victory over Crest on Wednesday moved the Mountaineers closer to second place in South Mountain Athletic 2A-3A softball. The Mountaineers scored all of their runs in the final two innings in a battle that featured a combined 25 hits. Kings Mountain, 8-5 in the league, is now a half-game back …

NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A SOFTBALL: South Caldwell tops Indians, stays unbeaten in league

HobbsDaily Report.com HUDSON – South Caldwell High remained unbeaten in the Northwestern 3A-4A in girls’ softball on Wednesday with a 12-2, five-inning home win over St. Stephens. The Spartans improved to 9-0 in league play and they continue as the only team in the region’s four leagues that has not lost a conference game this season. St. Stephens dipped to …

SD-7 2A SOFTBALL: Bandys, Lincolnton split conference doubleheader

HobbsDaily Report.com CATAWBA – Bandys High split a conference girls’ softball doubleheader with visiting Lincolnton on Wednesday, with the Wolves picking up their first Southern District 7 Athletic 2A victory of the season in the second game. Bandys won the first game 20-10, scoring nine runs in the first inning. The Trojans were up 9-1 when the Wolves scored seven …

SD-7 2A GIRLS SOCCER: Mustangs edge Bandys, move into second place

HobbsDaily Report.com CATAWBA – East Lincoln High’s girls moved into second place alone in Southern District 7 Athletic 2A soccer with a 3-1 victory over Bandys on the road on Wednesday night. The Mustangs improved to 7-1-1 in the league, going a half-game up on Newton-Conover (6-1-1) as they chase league-leading Lincolnton (7-0-2) in the championship race. Bandys dropped to …