HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bandys head coach Tom Eanes talks about Friday night’s win over St. Stephens (video)

HobbsDailyReport.com CATAWBA – Bandys High head football coach Tom Eanes talks about the Trojans’ 42-28 home victory on Friday night over St. Stephens (video link below). Bandys grabbed an early 21-0 lead, scoring twice on special teams play before having to run an offensive play against the Indians, and then had to battle back from a 28-27 deficit to win …

HS FOOTBALL: Since 2000, Trojans’ Cranfill only receiver to lead Catawba County twice in yardage

HobbsDailyReport.com In the previous 18 high school football seasons, only one player led Catawba County in receiving yards twice – Seth Cranfill of Bandys in 2008 and 2009. The county leaders over that period were from Bandys in seven seasons, Maiden in six seasons, Newton-Conover in two seasons and from Fred T. Foard, Hickory and St. Stephens in one season …

HS FOOTBALL: Since 2000, Trojans’ Elliott only QB to lead Catawba County’s passing 3 straight seasons

HobbsDailyReport.com In the previous 18 high school football seasons, only one player led Catawba County in passing yardage in three consecutive seasons – Bandys High quarterback Zach Elliott in 2001-2003. The county leader in seven of those seasons played for Bandys, Maiden had the leader in six seasons, Hickory had the top passer in three seasons and Newton-Conover had the …

BLAST FROM THE PAST: Trio of Trojans receivers combine for 160 catches in 2008

HobbsDailyReport.com TOP 10 RECEIVERS FROM THE 2008 SEASON (All totals are unofficial)                                                                                      Recp.-Yds              TDs                Best yardage game Seth Cranfill, Bandys                                         64-980                           11                   239 vs. Mooresville Daimyn Niemi, Bandys                                     52-868                            8                  182 vs. Mooresville Baine Martin, Watauga                                    …