HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Watauga’s Friday scrimmage now in Boone

Published Friday, August 11th, 2017

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCRIMMAGE SCHEDULE (As of Thursday) Note: Start times are those originally provided… generally not a bad idea to arrive a half-hour before the listed start time as other factors (weather, etc.) could mean an early/earlier start. FRIDAY Alexander Central, Maiden, Hickory, W. Lincoln at Lenoir-Rhyne University, 6 p.m. (Admission $5) Bandys at W. Iredell, JVs at 5:30 …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Harvey throws well in start at Aberdeen

Published Thursday, August 10th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com ABERDEEN, Md. – Former Bandys High star Hunter Harvey took another step back from injury on Wednesday night, making his first start for the Aberdeen (Md.) Ironbirds. After a slow start, he was more Harvey-like in the second inning before exiting. “I was a little fired up early,” Harvey told the Capital Gazette in Maryland. “I just tried to …

RACING: Newton driver Lee making big steps in his career

Published Thursday, August 10th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com Catawba County’s Shane Lee is adding road course racing to his list of accomplishments. Read more about it by clicking the link below. Lee drives for Cunningham Motorsports in car No. 22, the Big Tine Ford, and is fifth in the ARCA Racing Series national championship standings. https://www.arcaracing.com/articles/2007490-back-to-school-for-shane-lee-preps-for-first-road-course-run-at-road-america

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Cavs’ new head coach optimistic after scrimmage

Published Thursday, August 10th, 2017

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com ICARD – There are challenges ahead – every Friday night — but new East Burke High head football coach Mark Buffamoyer says he’s already seeing some things from the Cavs he likes. “That’s a good football team, and I wanted to see if we’d be able to adjust to that,” Buffamoyer said Wednesday night after East …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Northwestern Foothills 2A’s leading returning rushers

Published Thursday, August 10th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com Editor’s note: Compiled by HobbsDailyReport.com, in cooperation with The Lenoir News-Topic. The content is otherwise copyrighted and should not be published without the written consent of HobbsDailyReport.com (linking to the post is OK). LEADING RETURNING RUSHERS NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A (ALL totals are UNOFFICIAL) RUSHING (500 or more yards) Player, school                                        Att-Yards                   PG               TDs …