HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Tony Causby Classic starts Monday at Patton

Eight-team field includes all Burke County schools with Wednesday title game   HobbsDailyReport.com MORGANTON – The third annual Tony Causby Classic baseball tournament opens with four games on Monday at Patton High. The three-day, eight-team field opens play on Monday at 11:30 a.m. when Freedom plays Chase. Other games on Monday are: East Burke against R-S Central at 2 p.m.; …

NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A ROUNDUP: Patton nips E. Burke in soccer, is 7-1 in last 8 matches

HobbsDailyReport.com Patton High ran its win streak to two matches and won for the seventh time in eight matches on Thursday night by beating East Burke 3-0 on the road in a Northwestern Foothills 2A girls’ soccer match. The Panthers (13-4-0, 6-3-0) are in third place in the league, trailing Fred T. Foard and West Iredell. East Burke senior Arianna …

NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A ROUNDUP: Patton erases 8-run deficit to beat Bunker Hill in softball

Fred T. Foard riding 5-game baseball win streak, shares first place with Hibriten   HobbsDailyReport.com Patton High’s first Northwestern Foothills 2A softball win of the season on Friday shook up the standings, leaving three teams tied for second place behind Draughn. The Panthers nipped visiting Bunker Hill 9-8 by scoring all their runs in the final two innings. The Bears, …

THURSDAY’S HS BASKETBALL SUMMARIES: Patton sweeps Alexander Central

HobbsDailyReport.com THURSDAY’S HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL SUMMARIES GIRLS PATTON 37, ALEXANDER CENTRAL 31 Patton                         7     9     4      17—37 Alex Central            8    10     7       6—31 PATTON 37—King 4, Lail 2, Reece Fisher 14, Claire Hawkins 11, Hemphill 4, Nelson 2, Brown, James, Duckworth. ALEXANDER CENTRAL 31—Sharpe 7, Glenn 2, Hagy 2, Lanie Hammer 13, Fairchild 5, Harrington 2, Black, Meade, …