HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Maiden will play, kickoff set for 8 p.m.

Published Friday, November 11th, 2022

Correction: Friday’s Mount Pleasant-Maiden game was their fifth in the postseason in football… HobbsDailyReport.com regrets the error in the original story.   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN — Maiden High’s second round state 2A football playoff game at home against Mount Pleasant will be played on Friday night with kickoff moved to 8 p.m. In a morning e-mail, Maiden athletic …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bunker Hill, E. Lincoln, Lincolnton move second round games to Thursday

Published Tuesday, November 8th, 2022

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bandys 35, West Caldwell 28

Published Saturday, October 22nd, 2022

Trojans win 2 straight for first time since 2019 but even third in a row wouldn’t likely net playoff bid   Editor’s note: All historical references to the West Caldwell-Bandys series are from research by HobbbsDailyReport.com and – like all copy on our website – is copyrighted. The information can’t be republished or broadcast without crediting HobbsDailyReport.com or with a …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Maiden wins in final minute, runs win streak over Bunker Hill to 32

Published Sunday, October 16th, 2022

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SHRINE BOWL: Maiden’s Culliver leads 4 area selections for North Carolina

Published Monday, October 10th, 2022

All-Star game — set Dec. 17 in Spartanburg (S.C) — returns after 2 COVID-impacted years with no contest   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Maiden High receiver Chris Culliver highlights a list of four players from area football conferences selected for North Carolina’s Shrine Bowl team. The other three picks are: North Lincoln tight end Bryson Esser, Watauga …