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: Clark resigns as Bunker Hill head coach, will move to Tennessee

Published Tuesday, May 11th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CLAREMONT — Bunker Hill High head football coach Patrick Clark has resigned, telling the Bears he will move back to Tennessee to be closer to his aging parents. The school announced Clark’s decision in a press release on Tuesday morning. The press release: Bunker Hill head football coach Patrick Clark has announced that he will resign …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Briley now at West Iredell, will have big impact

Published Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com STATESVILLE – West Iredell High head football coach Monte Simmons’ comment wasn’t said – or meant — in a boastful way “If you (opposing defenses) focus on one player, you’re going to hurt yourself,” Simmons said Monday — the opening day of practice — of having former Bunker Hill star Bernie Briley on his roster for …