HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Spartans’ Ramsey, Red Tornadoes’ Lefevers top All-Northwestern 3A-4A

Published Thursday, March 4th, 2021

Hickory boys’ Daniel Willis win Coach of Year in first season at alma mater   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com A 6-foot-7 post player from South Caldwell High and 6-foot guard from Hickory won Northwestern 3A-4A Player of the Year honors in basketball on Wednesday. In voting by conference head coaches and released by league officials, the top boys’ player selected …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: N. Lincoln boys, N-C girls lead All-South Fork 2A

Published Thursday, March 4th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com The South Fork 2A’s championship basketball teams swept top honors in voting for all-conference. The league released All-South Fork 2A teams on Wednesday, led by players of the year Cole Seagle of boys’ champ North Lincoln and Cassidy Geddes of girls’ champ Newton-Conover. Seagle, a 5-foot-8 senior guard who sparked North Lincoln to 12-2 league record, …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Freedom girls West 3A top seed in final brackets

Published Sunday, February 21st, 2021

Alex Central girls, not in preliminary, earn wild card bid in 3A   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) has released finalized brackets for the basketball playoffs, with Freedom’s girls seeded as No. 1 in the West 3A bracket. After a review until 3 p.m. on Sunday of preliminary brackets released …

NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A: Basketball schedule revamped for remaining regular season games

Published Wednesday, February 10th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDaily Report.com The Northwestern Foothhills 2A schools met on Wednesday and developed a schedule for  the basketball games it feels it can get played by Feb. 19, the final night of the regular season. The hardest hit by COVID-19 of the three local conferences, the Northwestern Foothills opened the season on Jan. 6 with all eight schools …

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL: Varsity standings through Thursday, Jan. 28

Published Thursday, January 28th, 2021

HobbsDailyReport.com HIGH SCHOOL VARSITY BOYS BASKETBALL STANDINGS (through  Thursday, Jan. 28) Note: South Fork 2A and Northwestern Foothills 2A teams can play only 14-game schedules, which allowed no non-league games, while Northwestern 3A-4A teams have two available playing dates for non-league opponents. SOUTH FORK 2A E. Lincoln                           6-1 …