ALL-NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A: Alex Central leads spring sports selections

Published Wednesday, May 25th, 2022

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Hibriten High produced the most spring sports individual award winners in the Northwestern 3A-4A with six while Alexander Central and South Caldwell each had five major winners. In voting by conference head coaches in each of the sports: Hibriten had four athletes win top individual awards in girls’ soccer (2), a girls’ track Athlete of the …

HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD: N. Lincoln dominates all-conference

Published Sunday, May 22nd, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com North Lincoln High, as it did in completion, dominated the Western Foothills 3A track and field awards. Conference head coaches voted on the awards, tabbing North Lincoln coach Jerry Castro – who guides both Knights team – as coach of the year in girls and boys. Hickory led the boys’ tennis awards. Girls Track and Field North Lincoln won …

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Maiden, W. Lincoln stars lead all-conference team

Published Thursday, May 19th, 2022

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com The top softball awards in the Catawba Valley 2A Athletic are going to regular-season co-champion West Lincoln and third-place Maiden. In voting by conference head coaches, sophomore Macy Michael of Maiden was selected as Offensive Player of the Year, junior Harlie Burton of West Lincoln was tabbed Defensive Player of the Year and Burton’s head coach, …

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bandys sweeps top honors in Catawba Valley 2A Athletic

Published Saturday, May 14th, 2022

BY CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Bandys High leads this season’s All-Catawba Valley 2 Athletic baseball team after winning a regular-season title and the conference tournament. The Trojans (21-8) — eliminated Thursday in the second round of the state 2A playoffs by Mount Pleasant, 4-3 – had a league-best five all-conference picks and swept the league’s top awards. In a vote of …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: East Lincoln leads All-Western Foothills 3A teams

Published Monday, March 7th, 2022

St. Stephens’ Bennett shares girls’ coaching award with head coach of Mustangs   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com East Lincoln High, after posting 51 varsity wins, swept the top awards in Western Foothills 3A basketball this season. In voting of conference head coaches, the Mustangs produced the girls’ and boys’ player of the year and the coaches of the year. Junior …