NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A: Volleyball schedule; first matches are Nov. 17

Published Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com The Northwestern Foothills 2A has released its 2020 varsity volleyball schedule with the first matches on Nov. 17. There are eight schools in the conference, same as last season, and none will play non-league matches this season because the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) is limiting teams to 14 matches due to COVID-19. Schools will play a …

NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A: Football schedules; first varsity games on Feb. 26

Published Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com The Northwestern Foothills 2A has released its 2020 varsity and junior varsity football schedules. There are eight schools in the conference, same as last season, and none will play non-league games this season because the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) is limiting teams to seven games due to COVID-19. The first games are Feb. 26, and the …

HIGH SCHOOLS: E. Lincoln, Patton, Watauga win Wells Fargo Conference Cups

Published Friday, September 18th, 2020

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – East Lincoln, Patton and Watauga have won 2019-2002 Wells Fargo Conference Cup Championships from the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA). The Cup is annually presented to schools that have the top athletic programs in a conference and each league determined its method of earning points. Wachovia, and now Wells Fargo, has …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Patton hires Freedom’s defensive coordinator as head coach

Published Wednesday, September 16th, 2020

Mark Duncan has also been assistant at Crest, Richmond County during career   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com MORGANTON – Mark Duncan, defensive coordinator at Freedom High since 2017, will be Patton’s head football coach as the Panthers head into their 13th varsity season in February. A press release on Wednesday by the Burke County Public Schools said Duncan will leave …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Bunker Hill promotes Church to varsity boys’ head coach

Published Thursday, August 27th, 2020

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CLAREMONT – Anthony Church is changing spots on the Bunker Hill High boys’ varsity basketball bench. Church — a Bears assistant last season under Dylan Johnson — has been promoted to head coach, Bunker Hill athletic department officials announced Wednesday. Johnson left the Bears after one season (they went 3-22 overall, 1-13 in the Northwestern Foothills …