HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Indians’ Peissel named Player of Year in Northwestern 3A-4A

Published Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021

McDowell pitchers share Pitcher of Year after Titans win league title   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com A junior pitcher who led St. Stephens High to the third round of the state 3A playoffs was named the Northwestern 3A-4A’s Player of the Year on Wednesday. The league’s head coaches voted Julien Peissel of St. Stephens as the conference’s top player, McDowell …

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Northwestern 3A-4A tabs trio as Player of the Year

Published Friday, May 21st, 2021

Hickory head coach wins award after Red Tornadoes finish in sixth place   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com After producing a West 4A finalist and a state 3A runner-up, the Northwestern 3A-4A’s softball head coaches had a tough time picking the league’s top player. They voted to give the award to three players from three schools: senior Regan Weisner of league …

HIGH SCHOOLS BOYS TENNIS: Patton star, Foard head coach lead All-Northwestern Foothills 2A

Published Friday, May 21st, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Senior Charlie Gessner, who led Patton High to a third place finish in Northwestern Foothills 2A boys’ tennis, has been named the league’s top player. The Panthers went 5-2 in league play, finishing behind conference champion Fred T. Foard (7-0) and Hibriten (7-1). Foard’s head coach, Ryan Gettys, was selected Coach of the Year by his …

ALL-NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A: Indians’ McLauchlin named top player, Spartans’ Kirkpatrick earns Coach of the Year

Published Tuesday, April 20th, 2021

Cougars’ Craig shares Player of Year with South Caldwell’s Raynor   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Four seniors and a junior led voting for the top awards in Northwestern 3A-4A football for spring varsity football. Conference head coaches voted for: — Zak McLauchlin, a 5-foot-7, 160-pound senior running back for St. Stephens who led the league is rushing, as Offensive Player …

ALL-SOUTH FORK 2A FOOTBALL: Rebels’ QB, head coach win awards

Published Tuesday, April 20th, 2021

N-C’s Shade named tops on offense, East Lincoln’s Cutter leads defensive picks   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com West Lincoln High has earned two of the South Fork 2A’s top awards in football. In voting by conference head coaches, Mason Huitt of the Rebels was named Specialist of the Year and his head coach, Darren Ponder, was voted the top coach. …