TRACK AND FIELD: Burke County has 4 state champs; Bandys boys finish third in 2A

Published Saturday, May 21st, 2022

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO –The Greater Hickory area produced six state champions on Friday in 2A and 3A title meets in track and field. including two from Patton in a 2A meet where Bandys’ boys finished third. Madison Clay of Patton won a state 2A title in the girls’ 3,200 in a time of 11 minutes, 26.42 seconds while …

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS: Bandys finishes eighth in 2A

Published Wednesday, May 11th, 2022

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com PINEHURST — Bandys High dropped two spots on Tuesday in the second round of the state 2A boys’ golf championships at Foxfire Red and finished the two-day tournament in eighth place. Atley Gabriel led the Trojans with a round of 81 on Tuesday and shot 161 to tie for 16th individually. Other Bandys rounds on Tuesday …

HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING: Bandys, Foard bring home state tournament titles

Published Monday, February 21st, 2022

Catawba County has 6 individual state champions   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com GREENBORO – Catawba County’s best high school wrestlers left no doubt on Saturday about where the most dominant teams reside. In what virtually became a three-team battle of conference foes (Catawba Valley 2A Athletic), Bandys won a state individual tournament championship by finishing in front of Bunker Hill …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Lowman selected as South’s top head coach

Published Wednesday, January 20th, 2021

Trent Lowman (center) celebrates an East Surry High victory with his brother Kyle (left), and his dad, Randy (right). A former star quarterback at Bandys for his dad, Lowman on Tuesday was notified he has been named the Southern Section Coach of the Year by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS). He begins his third season as …

SOUTH FORK 2A: Conference closer to launching its website, provide event streaming

Published Friday, October 23rd, 2020

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com The South Fork 2A is making progress on a launch of its own website and an opportunity for fans to pay to watch live streaming of some athletic events. In a Facebook post, the South Fork 2A’s Butch Parker said details about events that will be streamed this season will be available next week at sfcnetwork.tv. …