NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A FOOTBALL: Media poll tabs Hibriten as favorite to repeat as champion

Published Friday, August 9th, 2019

Foard RB Corey Siemer gets the nod as preseason’s top player in the conference   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Hibriten High is heavily favored to repeat as varsity football champion in the Northwestern Foothills 2A based on a preseason poll of media that covers the conference. The poll was coordinated by Justin Epley of the Morganton News Herald, and he …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Northwestern Foothills 2A varsity schedules

Published Friday, August 2nd, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A VARSITY FOOTBALL SCHEDULES  (all games at 7:30 p.m.) BUNKER HILL BEARS Aug. 23—at Newton-Conover Aug. 30—St. Stephens Sept. 6—Maiden Sept. 13—at Bandys Sept. 27—HIBRITEN Oct. 4—at FRED T. FOARD Oct. 11—DRAUGHN Oct. 18—at E. BURKE Oct. 25—W. IREDELL Nov. 1—at PATTON Nov. 8—W. CALDWELL DRAUGHN WILDCATS Aug. 23—at W. Lincoln (E) Aug. 30—Freedom Sept. 6—at FRED …

WEST 4A SOFTBALL TITLE SERIES: S. Caldwell, Mooresville battle Friday night for spot in state championship series

Published Friday, May 24th, 2019

Spartans, in playoffs for 7th straight year, need win at Mooresville to reach state finals   HobbsDailyReport.com MOORESVILLE – South Caldwell High has a chance to reach the state 4A softball championship series on Friday night. After beating Mooresville 6-3 on Wednesday in Hudson to even the West 4A best-of-3 title series, it all comes down to Friday’s game at …

NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A ROUNDUP: Hibriten’s run game overpowering in 19th straight victory

Published Sunday, September 2nd, 2018

Fat Friday rained out, reset for Monday at East Burke Editor’s note: Game stories on Bunker Hill and Fred T. Foard will be posted separately on the website. HobbsDailyReport.com Hibriten High got four rushing touchdowns by McKinley Witherspoon and seven overall on Friday night, blasting visiting Ashe County 56-14 to continue its football win streaks. Witherspoon scored on runs of …

COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: 2 former Iredell County stars among Red Hawks’ team captains

Published Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY –Two of the team captains for Catawba Valley Community College’s volleyball team this season are former high school stars in Iredell County. Sophomores Emily Williams and Emilee Webber and freshman Macy Pope are the captains for head coach Shannon Hudson’s team that opens the season on Aug. 28, a press release by CVCC on Tuesday said. Williams, a …