HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Most varsity wins last 20 years

Published Saturday, August 5th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com MOST VARSITY FOOTBALL WINS BY GREATER HICKORY AREA SCHOOLS (Unofficial totals of varsity teams in Alexander, Burke, Catawba, Caldwell counties only) LAST 20 (1997-2016) Maiden 188  Bandys 167 Hibriten 162 Newton-Conover 151 Hickory 135 SOURCE: HobbsDailyReport.com files/research (records include forfeits and forfeit wins) Coming soon: Top winners in past 15, 10 and five seasons.  

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: This week’s scheduled scrimmages

Published Saturday, August 5th, 2017

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCRIMMAGE SCHEDULE (As of Saturday, will be updated as details are received) WEDNESDAY Bessemer City, S. Caldwell, W. Iredell at Fred T. Foard, 6 p.m. (also JVs) Bunker Hill at Alexander Central, 6 p.m. Crest at Hibriten, 6:30 p.m. Draughn, E. Henderson, Black Mountain Owen at McDowell, 6 p.m. E. Burke at Bandys, 7 p.m. E. Lincoln …

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Watauga’s head coach won’t return

Published Saturday, August 5th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com BOONE – Watauga High softball head coach Shelby Drummonds has resigned, WATA Radio reported. Drummonds, who had coached junior varsity softball and was previously a varsity assistant coach, took over the Watauga varsity last spring. The Pioneers went 9-13 overall and 6-8 in the Northwestern 3A-4A, finishing sixth in an eight-team league, and gained the league’s No. 6 seed …

COLLEGE: Ex-Watauga star Breitenstein to enter Wofford Hall of Fame

Published Saturday, August 5th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Wofford College’s next Hall of Fame class will include its all-time leading rusher in football. The school has announced Eric Breitenstein, twice an all-state pick at Watauga High, is part of a four-person Class of 2017 that will be induced on Oct. 7 at halftime of a football game against Western Carolina. Breitenstein was a three-time …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: South Fork 2A’s leading returning passers

Published Saturday, August 5th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com Editor’s note: Compiled by HobbsDailyReport.com, in cooperation with The Gaston Gazette, The Lincoln Times News and The Lenoir News-Topic. The content is otherwise copyrighted and should not be published without the written consent of HobbsDailyReport.com (linking to the post is OK). SOUTH FORK 2A (ALL totals are UNOFFICIAL, all players were listed as junior, sophomore or freshman on 2016 …