HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bandys changes dates for E. Burke, N-C games

Published Monday, September 20th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CATAWBA — Bandys High announced Monday morning it is changing playing dates for its varsity football games against East Burke and Newton-Conover. East Burke’s visit to Bandys, scheduled on Friday night for a Catawba Valley 2A Athletic game, will now be played on Oct. 12, a Tuesday night, with a 7 p.m. kickoff. That makes the …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: W. Lincoln nips Bandys in OT, remains undefeated

Published Saturday, September 18th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com WEST LINCOLN 20, BANDYS 17, OT W. Lincoln    14     0    0    0   6—20 Bandys             0   14    0    0   3—17 Scoring summary First quarter WL—Mason Avery 1 run (Trista Brimmer kick), 7:15 WL—Zach Daigler 30 pass from Jordan Truesdale (Brimmer kick), 1:45 Second quarter B—Terick Bumgarner …

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lutz takes key role at Mississippi

Published Saturday, August 28th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com OXFORD, Miss. — Former Bandys High basketball star Bobby Lutz, now a grandpa, still has some coaching at the college love in his blood. Lutz, a starting point guard at Bandys and a 1976 graduate, has accept a position as an associate athletic director and special assistant at the University of Mississippi. A head coach at …

HIGH SCHOOLS: Former Bandys star Turner named AD of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Published Tuesday, August 24th, 2021

She also served stint as athletic director at Newton-Conover By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHARLOTTE – Erica Turner — who knows about tough jobs, challenges and excelling — is moving into a bigger role. Turner, a former basketball star at Bandys High, is leaving her principal’s job at Rocky River High to become the new athletic director for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. The …

BREAKING NEWS: Bandys’ starting QB moving, will play this season at R-S Central

Published Thursday, July 8th, 2021

Trey Shearer averaged nearly 100 yards of total offense as a sophomore   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CATAWBA – Trey Shearer, who averaged nearly 100 yards of total offense per game last season for Bandys High, won’t be back in the Trojans’ lineup this season. Guy Shearer, Trey’s dad, said Thursday the family is moving back to Rutherford County, and …