HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Tony Causby Classic starts Monday at Patton

Eight-team field includes all Burke County schools with Wednesday title game   HobbsDailyReport.com MORGANTON – The third annual Tony Causby Classic baseball tournament opens with four games on Monday at Patton High. The three-day, eight-team field opens play on Monday at 11:30 a.m. when Freedom plays Chase. Other games on Monday are: East Burke against R-S Central at 2 p.m.; …

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL STANDINGS: Through Tuesday’s games

HobbsDailyReport.com HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL STANDINGS (through games of Tuesday, March 19) SOUTH FORK 2A                                                                               Conf.                 All                 Streak Maiden                                                             5-0                       5-1                   Won 5 Bandys                                                             4-1                        5-1                   Won 2 W. Lincoln                                               …

SOUTH FORK 2A ROUNDUP: Maiden edges W. Lincoln, continues to lead baseball race

Maiden’s Ikard throws five-inning no-hitter in softball HobbsDailyReport.com Maiden High, playing its fifth straight road game, won again Thursday night to continue atop the South Fork 2A baseball standings. The Blue Devils beat West Lincoln 4-2 behind the pitching of Ross Fowler, who went 6 2/3 innings, gave up four hits and two unearned runs, walked two and struck out …

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: In last 10 seasons, S. Caldwell, Bunker Hill rank 1-2 in winning percentage

HobbsDailyReport.com HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL RECORDS, LAST 10 SEASONS   Unofficial records of area high school baseball teams over the last 10 seasons (2008-2018), listed in order of winning percentage: SCHOOL                                                  RECORD                WINNING PERCENTAGE South Caldwell                                         233-43                         .844 Bunker Hill                                                192-82                           .700 Hickory                                                      148-107         …

HS BASEBALL PLAYOFFS: Ledford ends N. Lincoln’s win streak at 18 in West 2A series opener

HobbsDailyReport.com STATE BASEBALL PLAYOFF PAIRINGS (South Fork 2A, Northwestern Foothills 2A, Northwestern 3A-4A teams in all caps) Note: To view complete state pairings, visit https://www.nchsaa.org/ State semifinals (best-of-3 must begin by Tuesday) Games 1, 3  at higher seeds unless teams mutually agree to alter format 1A WEST No. 4 LINCOLN CHARTER (21-5) vs. No. 2 Murphy (25-0) Game 1, Tuesday …