WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: CVCC women’s next opponent is undefeated

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – With Wednesday night’s road game against Walters State called off, the Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) women’s next basketball game will be against an unbeaten team. The Red Hawks – 6-1 overall and 2-1 in Region X after beating Fayetteville Tech 84-44 last Saturday in Hickory — meet Bryant & Stratton (Va.) College (9-0, 6-0) on Sunday …

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Off to best-ever start (8-1), CVCC home for Friday, Saturday games

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC), off to its best start in school history at 8-1, has back-to-back home games just ahead. On Friday, the Red Hawks battle Central Carolina Community College at 6 p.m. at the Tarlton Complex. The next day, they tip at 3 p.m. against Johnston Community College. CVCC has won five straight since its …

LOCAL SPORTS: LRU’s men’s lacrosse head coach tabbed nation’s best in NCAA Division II

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Greg Paradine — who just completed his eighth season as men’s lacrosse head coach at Lenoir-Rhyne University — has been named the NCAA Division II National Coach of the Year by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA). Paradine is only the third coach at LRU to win a national coach of the year award, joining the …

COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Red Hawks’ Wimberley selected for assistant coaching award

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Mark Wimberley of Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) has been named the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Assistant Coach of the Year for Two-Year Colleges. Wimberley just completed his eighth season as a Red Hawks assistant. He joined the CVCC coaching staff in 2010 after retiring from the North Carolina Forest Service after 28 years. He has …