HIGH SCHOOLS: Watauga names head coaches for baseball, girls’ golf

Published Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com BOONE – Watauga High has hired a new varsity baseball head coach and a new head coach for girls’ varsity golf and both played for the Pioneers. Ethan Greene, a former starting quarterback for Watauga who was a pitching ace as a senior for the Pioneers, has been promoted from head junior varsity baseball coach to replace Seth Freeman. …

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS GOLF: Hickory’s McDonald top player in Northwestern 3A-4A

Published Sunday, November 11th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com Hickory High’s Anna McDonald has been picked as the Northwestern 3A-4A’s Player of the Year in girls’ golf. The all-conference team is led by four picks from McDowell, the conference champion, and four from Alexander Central, which finished in fourth place. Freedom’s Rob Scott was named Coach of the Year after the Patriots finished second in the league. McDowell …

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS GOLF: Hickory’s McDonald in contention for state 3A title

Published Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com SOUTHERN PINES — Anna McDonald of Hickory High started the final round of the state 3A girls’ championships at Longleaf on Tuesday morning in contention for an individual title, shooting 73 in Monday’s opening round. McDonald started Tuesday’s second round three strokes back of Ana Tsiros and two strokes in front of Kayla Smith of Burlington Williams. Cox Mill …

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS GOLF REGIONALS: Lang wins West 1A/2A individual title as Maiden finishes second

Published Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Hibriten wins West 1A/2A team title; Lake Norman Charter takes Central 1A/2A HobbsDailyReport.com LENOIR – Kayla Lang won the West 1A/2A girls’ golf regional individual title on Monday, shooting a 71 as Maiden High finished second to Hibriten. Hibriten shot 289, led by a round of 90 by Gracie Church at the Cedar Rock Country Club, to edge Maiden by …

ALL–NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A: Hibriten leads golf picks; E. Burke sweeps top tennis awards

Published Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com Hibriten High has swept the top awards in girls’ golf in the Northwestern Foothills 2A while East Burke swept them in girls’ tennis in the conference. In voting by league coaches, the Panthers’ Gracie Miller was selected the girls’ tennis player of the year and her coach, Larry Taylor, won the league’s coaching award. The Panthers won a Northwestern …