CATAWBA COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME: UNC assistant Woods will be keynote speaker

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Sparky Woods, a former head football coach at Appalachian State and South Carolina, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Catawba County Sports Hall of Fame (CCSHOF) inductions. Woods, an assistant on Mack Brown’s coaching staff at North Carolina, has worked on the same coaching staff as Class 0f 2019 inductee Brad Lawing during his career. …

CATAWBA COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME: 5 new picks include ex-Maiden football star, NASCAR’s Petree (updated)

  READ MORE ON EACH INDIVIDUAL SELECTED: 2019 CCSHOF announcement HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – The next class of the Catawba County Sports Hall of Fame has been selected. In a Monday afternoon press release by the Hickory Metro Sports Commission (HMSC), these individuals were named as the Class of 2019, and they will bring membership to 94: Catawba College all-time interceptions …

CATAWBA COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME: 3 from Class of 2018 were stars at Bandys

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Three of the six newest picks to enter the Catawba County Sports Hall of Fame (CCSHOF) – Vernon Odom, Chris Douglas and the late Bob J. Lutz – came from the athletic programs at Bandys High. Selections for the Class of 2018 were released on Tuesday afternoon by the Hickory Metro Sports Commission and they also include …