HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Former N-C player named offensive coordinator at Spartanburg, S.C.

Correction: This post earlier said McManus would be head coach at Spartanburg High. Our policy is to correct all errors brought to our attention and HobbsDailyReport.com regrets the error. HobbsDailyReport.com Jason McManus, a former Newton-Conover High athlete, is making a move to Spartanburg (S.C.), accepting the position of offensive coordinator. McManus has been offensive coordinator at state power South Pointe …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Glass officially hired as Lincolnton’s head coach

Wolves will be guided by a Burke County native HobbsDailyReport.com LINCOLNTON – Joe Glass — a Freedom High graduate whose football head-coaching experience includes a stint at Patton – is the new head football coach at Lincolnton. His official hire as the Wolves’ new head coach comes after approval of a teaching contract by the Lincoln County Board of Education …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: National body provides option for North Carolina to add instant replay

Review of plays on the table after move by National Federation of State High School Associations (NFSHSA)   HobbsDailyReport.com INDIANAPOLIS – A 40-second play clock is coming to high school football and there’s an option – state organizations will each get to decide – for instant replay to be added to officials’ reviews in state playoff games. The announcements were …

BREAKING FOOTBALL NEWS: Lenoir-Rhyne lands record-breaking RB from Bandys

Ethan Howard, saying he can tell exactly what his next step should be, picks Bears over Wingate   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CATAWBA – Ethan Howard’s on-field sense that something felt right — an innate ability that helped him become the greatest rusher in Bandys High football history – also kicked in when he made a big off-field decision. Faced …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: McKay will return next season for second tenure as head coach at Lake Norman Charter

HobbsDailyReport.com HUNTERSVILLE – Lake Norman Charter High will have a new head football coach next season but he’s a familiar face within the Knights’ athletic program. Bob McKay, the school’s first head football coach, is returning to guide the Knights. Mark Steele, the head coach at Lake Norman Charter for the last five seasons, will remain on the football staff …