PGA TOUR: Hickory’s Poston misses cut at Travelers Championship

HobbsDailyReport.com CROMWELL, CT. – Hickory native J.T. Poston missed the cut after two rounds of the PGA Tour’s Travelers Championship. Poston, who played high school golf at Hickory and college golf at Western Carolina, shot a 5-over par in the opening round on Thursday and a 1-under 69 on Friday but didn’t make the cut at 144. He has participated …

CRAWDADS: Rained out Saturday, they play Augusta twice on Sunday

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – The Hickory Crawdads’ game on Saturday night was rained out and reset as part of a doubleheader on Sunday with a 3 p.m. start at L.P. Frans Stadium. The Crawdads (29-43, 2-0 second half) face August (Ga.), 23-44 and 0-2 in the second half, twice on Sunday to close a South Atlantic League (SAL) baseball series. Hickory …

CRAWDADS: Go for 3-0 start in second half on Saturday night at home

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – After winning their two games of the second half of the South Atlantic League (SAL) baseball schedule, the Hickory Crawdads continue a homestand against Augusta (Ga.) on Saturday night. The Crawdads (29-43 overall) play at 7 p.m. at L.P. Frans Stadium on Texas Rangers Night with anyone wearing Texas Rangers gear getting free admission, and the first …

ARCA RACING: Local racer Lee finishes fourth in Wisconsin race

HobbsDailyReport.com MADISON, Wisc. – After starting ninth on Friday night in the ARCA Racing Series’ race at Madison International Speedway, Shane Lee of Newton finished fourth. Racing the No. 22 car for Big Tine Ford, Lee finished behind Austin Theriault, Zane Smith and Riley Herbst in the 200-lap Montgomery Ward 200. Lee gained the No. 9 start position with a …

WOMEN’S COLLEGE TRACK AND FIELD: Bears’ Salamon honored for GPA

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Haylea Salamon, a junior from Canada who runs track and field and cross country for the Lenoir-Rhyne University women, has earned academic honors for the second consecutive season. Salamon, who is from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America NCAA Division II second-team for women’s track and field and cross country, an LRU press …