HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bandys tied for most with 4 all-state players

Published Wednesday, June 15th, 2022

Greater Hickory area leagues have 11 selections by N.C. Baseball Coaches Association   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Eleven players from area conferences — including four from Bandys – have been named all-state by the North Carolina High School Baseball Coaches Association (NCBCA) for 2022. The Trojans has four picks on the 2A team, Draughn has two on the 1A team, …

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Providence sweeps to go unbeaten, grab 4A title

Published Wednesday, June 1st, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com STATE HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (Best-of-3) 1A PERQUIMANS (29-1, East No. 1) vs. CHERRYVILLE (21-10, West No. 3) (at Ting Stadium, Holly Springs) Game 1, Friday: Perqumians 1,  Cherryville 0 Game 2, Saturday: Cherryville 6, Perquimans 1 Game 3, Saturdahy: Perquimans 6, Cherryville 3; Perquimans (31-2) wins state championship 2A WHITEVILLE (23-3, East No 4) vs. RANDLEMAN (31-1, …

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Most career wins in Greater Hickory area

Published Monday, May 30th, 2022

Editor’s note: Stories and research by HobbsDailyReport.com is copyrighted. This information can’t be published by print media or used on radio broadcasts without crediting HobbsDailyReport.com. To request  a waiver of the copyright, e-mail chobbs001@att.net.HobbsDailyReport.com.   HobbsDailyReport.com TOP CAREER RECORDS THROUGH 2022 SEASON Unofficial career win totals for head baseball coaches with at least 100 victories from those in the Catawba …

HS BASEBALL PLAYOFFS: E. Lincoln eliminated; Cherryville will play for 1A title

Published Sunday, May 29th, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL PLAYOFFS (For complete East brackets and updates, visit www.nchsaa.org) Playing dates: First round, May 10;second round, Friday; May 13 (most moved up to Thursday, May 12); third round, May 17; fourth round, May 20; best-of-3 regional title series, May 24-28; state championship series, best-of-3, site TBA, June 2-3. 1A CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (best-of-3) WEST No. 5 Union …

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Mustangs need home win Friday to stay alive

Published Thursday, May 26th, 2022

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com The 415th game for Chris Matile as head baseball coach at East Lincoln High is going to be a big one. The Mustangs — seeded No. 11 in the West 3A bracket — dropped Game 1 of the West title series on Wednesday night at top-seeded South Rowan, 11-1. On Friday night at 7 p.m., East …