NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A ROUNDUP: Cougars rebound well, mash McDowell

Young scores 5 rushing TDs as Hickory hammers West Caldwell HobbsDailyReport.com MARION – Alexander Central High rebounded from two straight losses in a big way on Friday night, running for almost 500 yards to pound host McDowell 49-0 in Northwestern 3A-4A football. Three Cougars – A.J. Miller (10-125), Tevin Clark (14-115) and Steven Montgomery (6-108) – had 100-yard games as …

NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A ROUNDUP: Bunker Hill grabs second win of season

Hibriten rips Draughn 70-0, extends win streak to 24 straight games   HobbsDailyReport.com CLAREMONT – Adrian Powell and Raheem Carson combined for nearly 150 rushing yards on Friday night as Bunker Hill High edged visiting East Burke 26-21 for its second straight Northwestern Foothills 2A victory. The Bears (2-7, 2-2), who won the week before at Draughn, collected career win …

SOUTH FORK 2A ROUNDUP: Cribb-led Knights beat Maiden for first time

West Lincoln nips Lincolnton, will battle league-leading Bandys next at West Lincoln   Editor’s note: A story on the other South Fork 2A game – East Lincoln at Bandys – is posted separately. HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN – Three touchdown runs by running back Clayton Cribb on Friday night sparked North Lincoln High’s first victory over Maiden in varsity football, keeping the …

HS FOOTBALL PREVIEWS: N. Lincoln must beat Maiden for first time to keep pace in South Fork 2A

Bandys’ Ethan Howard needs 10 yards to move  past Chris Douglas on all-time rushing list   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Editor’s note: All statistical totals referenced are unofficial and historical information is from research and files of HobbsDailyReport.com that dates back to the 1980 season (or before). References to Ethan Howard’s yardage needs have been updated since the previews were …