HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: St. Stephens nips Spartans, improves to 7-2 in JV football

HobbsDailyReport.com Linebacker Mason Buff had 10 tackles and Sullivan Johnson ran for 78 yards and one touchdown as St. Stephens High nipped visiting South Caldwell 26-20 on Monday night in junior varsity football. The Indians (7-2, 3-2) are alone in third place in the Northwestern 3A-4A after winning, behind second-place South Caldwell (5-4, 4-1) and Alexander Central (7-0, 4-0). St. …

HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Maiden captures South Fork 2A volleyball tourney title

HobbsDailyReport.com Maiden High grabbed another volleyball championship trophy on Thursday night, winning a South Fork 2A tournament title with a 3-1 victory over East Lincoln. Playing at Lincolnton, the second-seeded Blue Devils won 25-15, 25-21, 21-25, 25-22 over the top-seeded Mustangs. East Lincoln (20-2) had finished one match up on Maiden (19-5), for the second straight season, in the chase …

HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: E. Lincoln nips Bandys, stays atop South Fork 2A boys’ soccer race

HobbsDailyReport.com East Lincoln High nipped Bandys 3-2 on Monday night in South Fork 2A boys’ soccer at Bandys, holding onto first place in the conference. Chase Gilley, Logan Gilley and Miller Towson each scored a goal for the Mustangs (16-2-0, 9-1-0), who are just ahead of Newton-Conover (9-1-1). Pearson Cunningham had an assist for East Lincoln. The South Fork 2A …

HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Tigers, Pioneers go unbeaten in league volleyball races

Watauga tops Hickory, runs win streak in conference matches to 43   HobbsDailyReport.com Fred T. Foard High, after opening a two-set lead, eventually won a fifth set on Wednesday night to down host West Iredell 3-2 and win the Northwestern Foothills 2A title in volleyball. Foard finished 12-0 in the conference and two games up on West Iredell (10-2) with …

HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: East Lincoln clinches at least share of South Fork 2A volleyball title

LN Charter girls win South Fork 2A title by 1 stroke over Maiden HobbsDailyReport.com The South Fork 2A high school volleyball championship race will go down to the final conference playing date after East Lincoln and Maiden each won league matches on Tuesday night. Defending conference champion East Lincoln beat West Lincoln 3-0 at East Lincoln to go 12-1 in …