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 …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Pair of varsity games now on Thursday

Published Wednesday, April 7th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Two varsity football games scheduled on Friday have been moved up a day. On Wednesday, school officials e-mailed these changes: — In the South Fork 2A, Lincolnton will visit Maiden on Thursday at 7 p.m., and there will be no advance sale of tickets. — In the Northwestern Foothills 2A, Hibriten will play on the road …

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS SOCCER: Lincolnton’s Bagan top coach in South Fork 2A

Published Monday, March 29th, 2021

North Lincoln, N-C stars earn league defensive, offensive awards   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Conference champion East Lincoln leads the postseason South Fork 2A boys’ soccer all-conference with five picks, but the Mustangs didn’t garner any of the individual awards. The All-South Fork 2A team — selected by the head coaches — picked a defensive star from North Lincoln as …