BASKETBALL: Hibriten’s annual camp features instructors with NBA connections (photos)

Published Friday, June 28th, 2019 LENOIR – Hibriten High had another successful basketball camp earlier this month under the direction of head boys’ basketball coach Chad Keller. Keller, who played college basketball at East Tennessee State, had former NBA guard Keith (Mister) Jennings and Dave Hanners, an assistant coach for the New Orleans Pelicans, working at the camp.

HIBRITEN BASKETBALL CAMP: Instructors include 2 with NBA experience

Published Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 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 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:

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

Published Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 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 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. …