NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A ROUNDUP: Foard wins baseball title, will be No. 1 seed in conference tournament

  HobbsDailyReport.com Fred T. Foard High is the No. 1 seed and gets a first-round bye when the Northwestern Foothills 2A baseball tournament opens on April 30. The Tigers (13-2, 11-1) won the league title by one game over second-place Hibriten (14-5, 10-2) and will be at home in a tournament semifinal on May 2, facing No. 5 West Iredell …

NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A ROUNDUP: Foard, Hibriten share lead in baseball

Tigers, Panthers play game at Foard on Friday that could determine champion   HobbsDailyReport.com The Northwestern Foothills 2A high school baseball title race could be decided by the end of the week – and potentially by the result of one game on Friday. As the next-to-last week of the regular season begins, Fred T. Foard (10-2, 8-1) and Hibriten (11-4, …

HIGH SCHOOLS: Foard to name gym court after former volleyball head coach

Dedication ceremony scheduled Friday night at Tigers’ Copas Gym   HobbsDailyReport.com NEWTON – Fred T. Foard High will honor former volleyball head coach Linda Richards, who guided the Tigers to four state titles, by naming the gym floor in Copas Gym after her. The dedication ceremony is scheduled Friday at 6 p.m. at the school. Richards later coached volleyball at …

NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A: Foard pounds W. Iredell in baseball, goes to 2-0 in league

HobbsDailyReport.com STATESVILLE – Fred T. Foard High stayed unbeaten in Northwestern Foothills 2A baseball on Thursday night, beating West Iredell 11-1 in five innings on the road. Dakota London went 4 2/3 innings for the Tigers (2-1, 2-0), allowing two hits, one earned run and striking out six. Peyton Hemphill led Foard’s hitting with two doubles and he walked twice …