EAST-WEST GIRLS BASKETBALL: Wake Forest signee leads East to 3-point victory

Published Monday, July 15th, 2019

Freedom’s Madison Bailey, only area player for West, scores 3 points   HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO – Led by Wake Forest signee Alexandria Scruggs, a 6-foot forward from Fayettevlle E.E. Smith, the East All-Stars nipped the West 81-78 on Monday night in girls’ basketball at the Greensboro Coliseum. Scruggs was named MVP of the annual seniors-only game sponsored by the North Carolina …

EAST-WEST BASKETBALL: Freedom’s Bailey, Abee will play for West on Monday night

Published Sunday, July 14th, 2019

West replaces 6 of 10 on girls’ original roster for battle with East   HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO – Freedom High will have two players, one in each game, as the East-West All-Star basketball games are played Monday night at the Greensboro Coliseum. The Patriots’ Madison Bailey was one of six additions on a 10-player West roster for a 6:30 p.m. start …

SOUTH FORK 2A COURAGE AWARD: Bandys’ Wagner wins battles with leukemia to play for Trojans

Published Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Bandys High Athletic Director Brandon Harbinson presents the South Fork 2A’s Courage Award for 2019 to Ashley Wagner, who has undergone treatment for leukemia twice during her high school career. She played tennis and basketball for the Trojans and is now headed to Clemson to study veterinary medicine./SOUTH FORK 2A PHOTO Sidelined by illness as a freshman, she reaches goals …

EAST-WEST GIRLS BASKETBALL ALL-STARS: No area players make July’s game in Greensboro

Published Thursday, May 30th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO – Rosters for the East-West All-Star girls’ basketball game, part of East-West Week for the North Carolina Coaches Association (NCCA), have been released but no players from area league will be in the game. A 10-player West roster selected by head coach Shane Slate of North Surry and his assistant, Brooke Stouder of Carson, did not have any …

BREAKING NEWS: Swanson will shift from coaching varsity boys at Bunker Hill to guiding girls’ team

Published Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Bears name Sadie Norris, assistant in softball, as that sport’s new leader   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CLAREMONT – Lee Swanson is moving from varsity boys’ basketball head coach at Bunker Hill High to guiding the girls’ varsity team next season. Bunker Hill Athletic Director James Byrd confirmed by e-mail on Wednesday that Swanson — the boys’ leader for the …