HIBRITEN BASKETBALL CAMP: Instructors include 2 with NBA experience

Published Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com LENOIR – Hibriten High’s basketball camp, scheduled June 17-20 at the school, will feature two instructors who reached the NBA. Hibriten head coach Chad Keller will provide instruction at the camp along with former Hibriten players and former NBA guard Keith “Mister” Jennings (Golden State, Denver) and Dave Hanners, currently an assistant coach with the New Orleans Pelicans. The …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Watauga’s Berry to coach both varsity teams next season

Published Tuesday, May 7th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com BOONE – Watauga High will have one varsity head coach for both of its basketball teams next season, announcing girls’ head coach Lauren Berry will also be the boys’ head coach next season. She has coached the Watauga varsity girls the last three seasons. MORE ON THE STORY BY THE WATAUGA DEMOCRAT: https://www.wataugademocrat.com/sports/local_sports/laura-barry-hired-to-coach-whs-boys-basketball-program/article_07cd640f-11c8-51cd-a428-c224bd032185.html

SATURDAY’S REGIONAL BASKETBALL PAIRINGS: E. Lincoln boys, Freedom girls both play at CVCC

Published Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – East Lincoln’s boys and Freedom girls’ will play in the same venue on Saturday as they go for West Regional basketball championships. In pairings announced Wednesday morning by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA): Top-seeded East Lincoln (29-2) battles No. 2 seed and defending state 2A champion Forest Hills (28-2) at Catawba Valley Community …

SOUTH FORK 2A BASKETBALL: Red Devils’ Cornwell is just scary good

Published Sunday, February 24th, 2019

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Thoughts and observations from the South Fork 2A basketball tournament championship games on Friday night at Lincolnton, and the season so far: Just scary good If Newton-Conover High head coach Sylvia White is correct – and she knows her basketball – this is just simply scary for players hoping to defend the Red Devils’ Chyna Cornwell. …

BASKETBALL CONFERENCE TOURNAMENTS (updated): Pairings for all 3 local leagues now official

Published Saturday, February 16th, 2019

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com The conference basketball tournaments in the South Fork 2A, Northwestern Foothills 2A and Northwestern 3A-4A each begin on Tuesday, and official pairings were finalized on Saturday by each league. The top seeds in the girls’ tournaments are Newton-Conover in the South Fork 2A, East Burke in the Northwestern Foothills 2A and Freedom in the Northwestern 3A-4A …