MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Deal named Pitcher of Year for Rome Braves

HOBBSDAILYREPORT.COM STORIES ON DEAL (For all stories and updates on Hayden, do a search for Hayden Deal) SIGNED BY BRAVES: https://hobbsdailyreport.com/bandys-high/baseball-ex-bandys-left-hander-deal-sign-free-agent-contract-braves/ FIRST WIN WITH ROME: https://hobbsdailyreport.com/hayden-deal/minor-league-baseball-deal-promoted-rome-wins-first-appearance/ DEAL’S MINOR LEAGUE STATISTICS: http://www.milb.com/player/index.jsp?player_id=677421#/career/R/pitching/2018/ALL

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Hickory hangs tough, rallies to defeat Bandys

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – It’s going to take a lot – if it can even be done – to shake the confidence that Hickory High’s football team is building. The Red Tornadoes added another layer to that Wednesday night – a thick one — when they rallied to beat visiting Bandys 28-27 at Barger Stadium, scoring twice in …

WEDNESDAY’S HS FOOTBALL SUMMARY: Hickory 28, Bandys 27

HobbsDailyReport.com WEDNESDAY’S GAME SUMMARY HICKORY 28, BANDYS 27 Bandys            7     20     0      0—27 Hickory           8       8     0    20—28 Scoring summary First quarter B—Isaiah Talbert 57 run (Ben Joseph kick), 7:57 H—Davis Amos 6 pass from Bryce Sober (Jaylin Harper pass from Stober), 6:18 Second quarter H—Harper 20 pass from Stober (Amos pass from Stober), 11:06 B—Lake Hojnacki 4 run (Ethan …

BREAKING NEWS: McRee will return to baseball as head coach at Maiden

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN – Doug McRee — whose teams at Bandys High averaged nearly 16 wins per season for 16 years — is getting back into baseball as head coach at Maiden, his alma mater. Maiden athletic director Caine Houser, in a press release on Tuesday, announced McRee as the Blue Devils’ new head baseball coach. He replaces …