HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: East Lincoln leads All-Western Foothills 3A teams

Published Monday, March 7th, 2022

St. Stephens’ Bennett shares girls’ coaching award with head coach of Mustangs   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com East Lincoln High, after posting 51 varsity wins, swept the top awards in Western Foothills 3A basketball this season. In voting of conference head coaches, the Mustangs produced the girls’ and boys’ player of the year and the coaches of the year. Junior …

HIGH SCHOOLS: East Lincoln begins raising funds for expanded press box

Published Thursday, September 16th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com DENVER, N.C. — East Lincoln High has announced the beginning of fundraising to increase capacity and make its football press box into more of a working press box. Because of limited spacing and a larger than normal support crew, the current press box often does not have enough seating to accommodate the number of media attending …

WESTERN FOOTHILLS 3A FOOTBALL PREVIEW: East Lincoln Mustangs

Published Tuesday, August 31st, 2021

EAST LINCOLN MUSTANGS   Conference: Western Foothills 3A Head coach: David Lubowicz (25-19-0, 4 years; same at E. Lincoln) Assistant coaches: Ryan Goggio, DC; David Brehm, OL-JV head coach; Chris Matile, DL; Josh Robinson, LBs; Matt Gallagher, DBs; Jay Roseboro, DBs; Josh Thompson, RBs; Garrett Young, QBs; Matt Beam, WRs; Neil Lunceford, unspecified Last season’s records: 5-2 overall; 4-2 South …

WESTERN FOOTHILLS 3A: Mizzell leads East Lincoln’s victory at Hibriten

Published Monday, August 23rd, 2021

Statesville only other team in new league to win opening game   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com East Lincoln High junior quarterback Tyler Mizzell threw for more than 100 yards for the seventh time in eight games, leading the Mustangs to a 39-7 win over Hibriten on the road in a season-opening game on Friday night in Lenoir. Mizzell completed 12 …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Beam back, will coach receivers at East Lincoln

Published Tuesday, July 13th, 2021

Former head coach at Burns, N. Lincoln, Newton-Conover is back on the field   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com DENVER, N.C. – East Lincoln High has added a wide receiver coach to its varsity football staff who is well-known for his passion for the game and success. Matt Beam, whose head-coaching stints include Burns, North Lincoln and Newton-Conover, posted on Facebook …