BREAKING NEWS: Lincolnton hires former player to coach varsity boys’ basketball

Published Wednesday, July 20th, 2022

  By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com LINCOLNTON – Lincolnton High has hired one of its former players to coach its varsity boys’ basketball team. Jalen Littlejohn — who played for the Wolves and graduated in 2012 — was announced on Wednesday on social media as the new boys’ head coach. Littlejohn averaged 17.5 points, 5.3 rebounds, 1.4 steals and 1.3 assists …

CVAC 2A FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Lincolnton Wolves

Published Tuesday, August 24th, 2021

LINCOLNTON WOLVES   Conference: Catawba Valley 2A Athletic Head coach: David Byrd (0-0-0, first year) Assistant coaches: Brent Gates, RBs-QBs; Marty Holbrook, WBs-TEs-passing coordinator, JV head coach; Jaden Angle, LBs-DC; Mark Keifer, DBs-DC; Chris Carrigan, DL; Mack George, LBs; Clay Alguire, SEs-DBs; Noah Keener, OL-DL; Scott Cloninger, special teams Last season’s records: 1-5 overall; 1-5 South Fork 2A, tied Bandys …

HIGH SCHOOLS: Lincolnton names new head coaches in football, boys’ basketball

Published Tuesday, June 8th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com LINCOLNTON – Lincolnton High on Tuesday night posted pictures of its new head varsity football coach and new boys’ varsity basketball coach. The posts on the school’s Facebook page had no specific details other than photos of David Byrd, the new head football coach, and Phillip Robinson, the new varsity boys’ basketball coach. The school did …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Hickory Public Schools announce Lincolnton’s Glass next head coach at HHS (updated)

Published Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Here is an unedited version of a press release from Hickory Public Schools Public Information Officer (PIO) Beverly Snowden received by local media on Wednesday morning. Late Tuesday night, HobbsDailyReport.com reported — via multiple sources — on the selection of Joe Glass, head coach the last two seasons at Lincolnton, as the new HHS head coach …

BREAKING NEWS: Glass leaving Lincolnton to be head football coach at Hickory (updated)

Published Tuesday, May 25th, 2021

He’s a former Red Tornadoes assistant whose first head-coaching job was at Patton   Editor’s note: This story has been edited to correct Glass’ tenure at Lincolnton, the number of years he has been a head coach and his career record. By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Joe Glass, head football coach at Lincolnton High for the last two seasons …