HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING: Lincoln Charter girls, boys make splash in 1A-2A championships

Published Friday, February 7th, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com CARY – Lincoln Charter had an impact on the state 1A-2A high school swimming championships on Thursday. The Eagles’ girls finished with 220 points and finished second to Carrboro (231) while the boys’ team ended up third (184) behind Pine Lake Prep (238) and Raleigh Charter (196). Lake Norman Charter’s boys placed 10th with 96 points and had a …

HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING: Burke County stars lead All-Northwestern Foothills 2A

Published Sunday, February 11th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com The top swimmers in the Northwestern Foothills 2A for this season are both from Burke County. Conference officials released the all-conference team for girls and boys on Saturday, with Kadira McClure of Patton winning female swimmer of the year and East Burke’s Brett Walker taking home the boys’ award. Patton edged East Burke for a league title in girls …

HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING: Red Tornadoes’ Durak picks Princeton

Published Thursday, January 11th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Anna Durak, a Hickory High swimmer who is a three-time team MVP and holds five school records, will swim next season at Princeton University. Her decision was announced Wednesday via a press release from the Hickory Public Schools. Durak said she chose Princeton because of its renowned education and competitive swim team. “The campus is gorgeous, the …

HIGH SCHOOLS: Panthers will honor Hickory swimmer Durak at Dec. 10 game

Published Sunday, November 26th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com CHARLOTTE – The Carolina Panthers will honor a Hickory High championship swimmer at their game on Dec. 10. Anna Durak, a senior at HHS, will receive the 2017 Carolina Panthers Community Captain Award, a press release from the Hickory Public Schools (HPS) said. Durak has won a state championship in swimming in each of her previous three seasons. She …