BREAKING NEWS: Setzer next head baseball coach at Bunker Hill

HobbsDailyReport.com CLAREMONT – Bunker Hill High stayed within its baseball family on Thursday as it selected its next head varsity baseball coach. The Bears named former player and longtime assistant coach Todd Setzer to replace retiring Marty Curtis. Setzer was on Curtis’ first Bunker Hill team in 1984 and coached 11 years at St. Stephens – six as head coach …

HS SOFTBALL PLAYOFFS: Franklin eliminates Bunker Hill in 2A bracket

HobbsDailyReport.com STATE SOFTBALL PLAYOFF PAIRINGS (South Fork 2A, Northwestern Foothills 2A, Northwestern 3A-4A teams in all caps) Note: To view complete state pairings, visit https://www.nchsaa.org/ State championships (best-of-3, June 1-2) 1A No. 3 Alleghany (20-4)-No. 4 S. Stanly (23-6) winner vs. No. 2 Louisburg (21-4), details TBA 2A No. 1 S. Granville (25-0) vs. Franklin (24-1) winner, details TBA 3A …

HS SOFTBALL PLAYOFFS: Bears in Game 3; Cleveland, Britt next up for Cougars, Spartans, respectively

HobbsDailyReport.com STATE SOFTBALL PLAYOFF PAIRINGS (South Fork 2A, Northwestern Foothills 2A, Northwestern 3A-4A teams in all caps) Note: To view complete state pairings, visit https://www.nchsaa.org/ State championships (best-of-3, June 1-2) 1A No. 3 Alleghany (20-4)-No. 4 S. Stanly (23-6) winner vs. No. 2 Louisburg (21-4), details TBA 2A No. 1 S. Granville (24-0)-No. 2 N. Johnston(27-2) winner vs. No. 13 …

HS PLAYOFFS: S. Caldwell, Alex Central headed to state softball title series

HobbsDailyReport.com HUDSON – A six-run sixth inning answered South Caldwell High’s need on Thursday night, netting the Spartans a shot at a state softball championship. The rally got second-seeded South Caldwell past top-seed and visiting Richmond County 10-9 and closed out a best-of-3 series for the West 4A title. South Caldwell won Game 1 in Rockingham 3-2 on Wednesday night …