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 …

BREAKING NEWS: Browning resigns as head football coach at Patton

Published Friday, July 3rd, 2020

Eric Shehan, assistant for Panthers for 9 seasons, is new leader of school’s program   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com MORGANTON – If and when high school football returns, Patton High will have a new head varsity coach. In a social media post on Thursday night, Patton Principal Sara LeCroy announced Jonathan Browning has resigned as head football coach, and Eric …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Hickory assistant named head coach of Davie County girls

Published Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com MOCKSVILLE – Lindsey Adams, an assistant coach at Hickory High last season and former player at Patton and Freedom, has been named varsity girls’ basketball coach at Davie County. Adams, 22, played two seasons at Patton and two at Freedom. MORE COVERAGE (Salisbury Post): https://www.salisburypost.com/2020/06/09/high-school-basketball-adams-is-new-davie-girls-coach/  

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Foard faces Patton for league tournament title

Published Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com NEWTON — Fred T. Foard High can go unbeaten against Northwestern Foothills 2A volleyball teams with a victory on Wednesday night at home over Patton. The top-seeded Tigers (25-1) face the No. 2 Panthers (20-5) at 6 p.m. at Foard after both won semifinal matches at home on Tuesday night. Foard downed No. 4 East Burke 4-0 in Newton …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL (Sept. 6): Patton 3, McDowell 0

Published Saturday, September 7th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com PATTON 3, MCDOWELL 0 Patton                     0     0      3     0—3 McDowell              0     0      0    0—0 SCORING SUMMARY Third quarter P — FG Eliseo Ramirez 25 P                                                                    M 13                        First downs                        3 56-198               Rushes-yards           …