NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Hibriten Panthers

Published Monday, August 19th, 2019

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com HIBRITEN PANTHERS Conference: Northwestern Foothills 2A Head coach: Sam Mackey (0-0, first year; 0-0 at Hibriten, first year) Last season’s records: 14-1 overall; 6-0 Northwestern Foothills 2A, champion BY THE NUMBERS OVERALL Returning starters: 8 Returning lettermen: 37 OFFENSE  Returning starters: 3 Leading returning rushers: Noah Isbell, 6-1, 235, Soph. (24-187, 4 TDs); Daren Perry, 6-0, …

NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A FOOTBALL: Media poll tabs Hibriten as favorite to repeat as champion

Published Friday, August 9th, 2019

Foard RB Corey Siemer gets the nod as preseason’s top player in the conference   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Hibriten High is heavily favored to repeat as varsity football champion in the Northwestern Foothills 2A based on a preseason poll of media that covers the conference. The poll was coordinated by Justin Epley of the Morganton News Herald, and he …