SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: East Lincoln shuts out N-C, holds SD-7 2A lead

Published Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com East Lincoln High stayed a game up in the race for the Southern District 7 Athletic 2A girls’ softball lead with a 7-0 victory over Newton-Conover on Tuesday in Newton. The Mustangs are 9-1, one game better than West Lincoln, as they head into a league game at home scheduled Friday at 5 p.m. against West Caldwell. Newton-Conover, 2-9 …

BASEBALL UPDATE: Tuesday’s results, Wednesday’s schedule

Published Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com TUESDAY’S RESULTS SOUTHERN DISTRICT 7 ATHLETIC 2A Bunker Hill 13, Lincolnton 3 E. Lincoln 11, Newton-Conover 0, 5 inn. Maiden 4, Bandys 0 W. Lincoln 8, W. Caldwell 4 SOUTH MOUNTAIN ATHLETIC 2A-3A Crest 8, Chase 0 Draughn 6, Kings Mountain 2 E. Rutherford 19, Burns 8, 5 inn. Shelby 10, E. Burke 0 NORTH PIEDMONT 3A-4A Alexander Central …

NPC 3A-4A BASEBALL: After win, Mooresville in 3-way tie for second place

Published Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com MOORESVILLE – Mooresville High is in the midst of a very tight race for the North Piedmont 3A-4A baseball crown after beating visiting South Iredell 5-3 on Tuesday night. The Blue Devils (11-7, 9-3) are in a three-way tie for second place with Alexander Central and South Iredell. They trail Lake Norman, which despite falling 3-2 at Alexander Central …

NPC 3A-4A BASEBALL: Knights have big night, topple Greyhounds

Published Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com LINCOLNTON – North Lincoln High matched its season-high for runs on Tuesday en route to a home 13-6 victory over Statesville in North Piedmont 3A-4A baseball. The Knights (8-5, 5-5), who had scored only two runs in their previous two games, rolled past the Greyhounds (1-14, 1-10) for the second time this season. North Lincoln won 13-3 earlier in …

NPC 3A-4A BASEBALL: North Iredell’s booming bats too much for West Iredell

Published Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com STATESVILLE – North Iredell High moved with a game of .500 on Tuesday night by beating host West Iredell 14-1 in five innings in North Piedmont 3A-4A baseball. The Red Raiders (7-8, 4-6) won back-to-back games for the first time since opening the season with wins over Starmount and North Wilkes. West Iredell dropped to 3-14 overall and is …