HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Most varsity wins last 20 years

HobbsDailyReport.com MOST VARSITY FOOTBALL WINS BY GREATER HICKORY AREA SCHOOLS (Unofficial totals of varsity teams in Alexander, Burke, Catawba, Caldwell counties only) LAST 20 (1997-2016) Maiden 188  Bandys 167 Hibriten 162 Newton-Conover 151 Hickory 135 SOURCE: HobbsDailyReport.com files/research (records include forfeits and forfeit wins) Coming soon: Top winners in past 15, 10 and five seasons.  

UPDATE: Harvey looks strong in 2 short outings for GCL Orioles

HobbsDailyReport.com SARASOTA, Fla. – Former Bandys High pitcher Hunter Harvey, working his way back from an injury, has pitched twice since being sent to the Gulf Coast League (GCL) Orioles on a rehab assignment. Harvey, a right-hander taken with the No. 22 pick by Baltimore in the 2013 amateur draft, last pitched for the GCL Orioles against the GCL Twins …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Ex-Bandys QB will start for Hickory Hawks

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – When his Hickory Hawks open the high school football season on Aug. 18, head coach Jim Ruark will have an experienced quarterback under center – former Bandys starter Hunter Burkett. Burkett, a 5-foot-11, 180-pound senior, will be the Hawks’ starter, Ruark said Monday. Burkett will still be a student at Bandys. The Hawks are …