CVAC 2A FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Maiden Blue Devils

Published Tuesday, August 30th, 2022

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN BLUE DEVILS   Conference: Catawba Valley 2A Athletic Head coach: Will Byrne (55-15-0, 6 years) Assistant coaches: Kewun McDaniel, JV head coach; Jared Spring, Brent Jenkins, Michael Danner; Hugh McCall Last season’s records: 13-1 overall; 7-0 Catawba Valley 2A Athletic, champion SCHOOL FOOTBALL HISTORY Last season in state playoffs: 2021, 2A Last state playoff victory: …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Watauga wipes out Maiden’s 11-point lead to win

Published Saturday, August 27th, 2022

  Stober throws for 5 scores as Hickory rumbles past S. Caldwell;  Bunker Hill starts 2-0 by beating St. Stephens   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Watauga High wiped out an 11-point deficit on Friday night in Boone, rallying to defeat Maiden 23-19 with two fourth-quarter scores. Maiden (1-1) led 19-8 after quarterback Wesley Thompson threw 74 yards to Chris Culliver …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Maiden has new QB after family moves from Ashe County

Published Tuesday, August 9th, 2022

    Editor’s note: All stories at HobbsDailyReport.com are copyrighted and can’t be republished or rebroadcast — other than by WNNC and WLON, our reporting partners — without crediting HobbsDailyReport.com’s reporting and/or research or by requesting a waiver of that copyright. To inquire about a waiver, e-mail chobbs001@att.net. Thompson threw for nearly 2,000 yards as a junior, is expected to …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Maiden’s Culliver says his pick is North Carolina

Published Monday, July 4th, 2022

Blue Devils wide receiver ranked among best in the nation   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN — Maiden High star wide receiver Chris Culliver, who unofficially needs five catches to reach 100 for his career, celebrated July 4 by announcing he plans to sign with North Carolina. Culliver (6-foot-2, 180 pounds) posted his decision, as did Tar Heel Illustrated, on …

BREAKING NEWS: Appeal filed in eligibility lawsuit against Catawba County Schools

Published Monday, June 13th, 2022

Case involves student-athlete’s plan to transfer from Fred T. Foard to Maiden   Editor’s note: Content posted at HobbsDailyReport.com is copyrighted and can’t be republished or broadcast without crediting the website’s reporting. To request a waiver, e-mail chobbs001@att.net By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com NEWTON – The dismissal of a civil lawsuit against the Catawba County Board of Education/Catawba County Schools (CCS) …