HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Hickory’s top 5 rushers in last 20 seasons

Published Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY — The five best rushing totals, by season, over the previous 20 years for Hickory High’s Red Tornadoes: TOP 5 RUSHING SEASONS (last 20 years, 2002-2016) Player                              Year                Att.-Yds.         TDs Darrien Burch              2007                237-2,208*      31* Darrien Burch             2006                278-1,952        18 Antony Foust               1999                220-1,441        21* Carlos Shade              2004                216-1,438*      12 Jahiz Linebarger        2013                …

PGA TOUR: Poston fires 73 in final round, ties for 59th in Barracuda

Published Sunday, August 6th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com RENO, Nev. – Hickory’s J.T. Poston had three bogeys on Sunday and ended up tied for 59th in the Barracuda Championship at the Montreux Golf and Country Club. Poston closed the tournament with a 1-over par 73 after he bogeyed holes No. 7, 12 and 17. He shot a 70 that included an eagle at No. 8 in Saturday’s …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Most varsity wins last 20 years

Published Saturday, August 5th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com MOST VARSITY FOOTBALL WINS BY GREATER HICKORY AREA SCHOOLS (Unofficial totals of varsity teams in Alexander, Burke, Catawba, Caldwell counties only) LAST 20 (1997-2016) Maiden 188  Bandys 167 Hibriten 162 Newton-Conover 151 Hickory 135 SOURCE: HobbsDailyReport.com files/research (records include forfeits and forfeit wins) Coming soon: Top winners in past 15, 10 and five seasons.  

PGA TOUR: Poston delivers 7 birdies, moves up at Barracuda

Published Friday, August 4th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com RENO, Nev. – Posting a second round that featured seven birdies, J.T. Poston moved up in the standings on Friday at the Barracuda Championship. Poston, who played prep golf at Hickory High and college golf at Western Carolina, moved from a tie for 80th after one round to a tie for 34th with seven other golfers headed into the …

PGA GOLF: Poston has 5 birdies in Barracuda’s opening round

Published Friday, August 4th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com RENO, Nev. – After one round at the Barracuda Championship, former Hickory High golfer J.T. Poston is tied with four others golfers for 80th. He tees off at 7:55 a.m. on Friday with Peter Lonard of Australia and Patton Kizzire of Montgomery, Ala., for the second of four rounds at the Montreux Golf and Country Club. Poston shot a …