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

Published Friday, January 11th, 2019

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 …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Hickory’s Young repeats as Golden Helmet winner

Published Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com A record-breaking performance gained Hickory High junior running back Cody Young the Oldies 101.3 FM WNNC Coca-Cola Golden Helmet Award for Week 10 of the football season. He also won the award in Week 9 after rushing 13 times for nearly 200 yards and scoring five TDs as Hickory won 68-21 over West Caldwell on the road. Last Friday …

FRIDAY’S SUMMARY: Bandys 31, Newton-Conover 7

Published Saturday, September 29th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com FRIDAY’S SUMMARY BANDYS 31, NEWTON-CONOVER 7 Bandys             7     17    7       0—31 N-C                    0     0    0       7—7 SCORING SUMMARY First quarter B—Elijah Clarke 4 run (Ben Joseph kick), 5:34 Second quarter B—FG Joseph 27, 10:25 B—Clarke 3 run (Joseph kick), 6:20 B—Clarke 27 pass from Lake Hojnacki (Joseph kick), 2:01 Third quarter B–Clarke 52 run (Joseph kick), 40.5 Fourth …

SOUTH FORK 2A: Howard runs for 227 yards as Trojans tame Blue Devils

Published Monday, September 24th, 2018

Bandys gains all of its 423 yards on ground, hands Maiden first loss   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CATAWBA – Bandys High’s Trojans had no interest in experiencing anything close to a déjà vu moment on Friday night. A week after an empty third quarter played a key role in their first loss of the football season at Hickory, the …

SOUTH FORK 2A: Bandys 37, Maiden 28 (game summary)

Published Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com Editor’s note: HobbsDailyReport.com will post more game coverage by Chris Hobbs — who has covered more Maiden-Bandys football matchups than any reporter in the history of the 64-game series – on Sunday. Visit the website for a game story, plus video and other tidbits after completion of some extensive research we promise you’ll find interesting. BANDYS 37, MAIDEN 28 …