HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Regular season champ Foard adds tourney title in Northwestern Foothills 2A

Published Thursday, October 24th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com NEWTON – Fred T. Foard High swept Patton 25-15, 25-9, 25-20 on Wednesday night at Foard, completing going unbeaten against all Northwestern Foothills 2A foes with a league tournament championship. Dara Shaffer of Foard was named the tournament MVP. The top-seeded Tigers, 14-0 in the regular season, are 17-0 against the other seven teams in the conference this season. …

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Maiden edges Lake Norman Charter, adds South Fork 2A tourney title

Published Thursday, October 24th, 2019

Maiden added a South Fork 2A volleyball tournament title to its regular season championship on Tuesday night at Lake Norman Charter. The top-seeded Blue Devils won 3-1 over the second-seeded Knights to win the crown after going 13-1 in league play and finishing second ahead of East Lincoln and Lake Norman Charter in the regular season title chase./MICHELLE THOMPSON PHOTO …

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Top-seeded Foard opens league tourney at home

Published Monday, October 21st, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com Fred T. Foard High, unbeaten in the Northwestern Foothills 2A volleyball regular season at 14-0, opens the conference tournament at home on Monday night as the top seed. The Tigers, 23-1 overall, play No. 8 West Caldwell (0-19, 0-14) at 6 p.m. as one of four opening-round matches. Also playing at 6 p.m. are No. 5 Draughn (15-9, 8-6) …

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Maiden opens South Fork 2A tourney at home against Lincolnton

Published Monday, October 21st, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com Maiden High goes for its fifth straight win and 15th in 16 matches on Monday night when it opens the South Fork 2A volleyball tournament with a first-round home match. The Blue Devils (19-4, 13-1) face eighth-seeded Lincolnton (5-15, 1-13) at 6 p.m., trying to advance to Tuesday night’s semifinal matches at Lake Norman Charter. The other first-round matches, …

HIGH SCHOOL SPRING SPORTS: Tigers advance to baseball tourney final behind no-no by Peschel

Published Friday, May 4th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com Fred T. Foard High junior Caleb Peschel threw a no-hitter that powered the Tigers past Hibriten on Thursday night and into the championship game of the Northwestern Foothills 2A baseball tournament. The third-seeded Tigers won 3-0 at Walker Stadium in Lenoir, improving to 11-8, and will play top-seeded Bunker Hill (18-5) at Walker Stadium on Friday night at 7 …