HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL: No. 4 Lake Norman Charter knocks off top-seeded Lincolnton

Published Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com WEDNESDAY’S CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT SUMMARIES SOUTH FORK 2A No. 4 LAKE NORMAN CHARTER 52, No. 1 LINCOLNTON 40 (at Catawba Valley Community College) LN Charter       0    22     7     23—52 Lincolnton       9      9    15       7—40 LAKE NORMAN CHARTER 52—Destiny Benson 15, Vanessa Bissinger 11, Johnson 9, Williams 9, Villanti 6, Behnke 2. LINCOLNTON 40—Hundley Rhyne 14, Mica Dyson 12, Finger 8, …

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL: After 15th win, Trojans hope there’s a state playoff spot for them

Published Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CATAWBA – From the beginning of workouts, Charlie Styborski says he could tell boys’ basketball at Bandys High was about to change. “I actually noticed in the first couple of practices we had,” said Styborski, a 6-foot-2 junior guard in his third season on the Trojans varsity. “We had a different energy.” That new buzz and …

BOYS BASKETBALL BOXES: No. 6 Newton-Conover stuns No. 3 Maiden

Published Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com TUESDAY’S FIRST ROUND CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT SUMMARIES SOUTH FORK 2A No. 6 NEWTON-CONOVER 40, No. 3 MAIDEN 37 N-C               17    7    8    6—40 Maiden       15    9   9    4—37 NEWTON-CONOVER 40 (incomplete scoring)—Carlton 4, Convington 2, Johnson 4, Kennedy 6, Smith 9, Martinez 4, McCathern 9. MAIDEN 37—Caleb McDaniel 10, Coulter 3, Boyles 5, Stinson 4, Mason High 15. Notes: Newton-Conover’s …

GIRLS BASKETBALL BOXES: Bunker Hill advances, faces No. 1 East Burke next

Published Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com TUESDAY’S FIRST ROUND CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT SUMMARIES NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A No. 4 BUNKER HILL 60, NO. 5 HIBRITEN 46 Hibriten           7    16    13    10—46 Bunker Hill   12   25    18      5—60 HIBRITEN 46—Kendall Warren 16, Muniz 7, Gibson 7, Moore 6, Prestwood 4, Lee 3, Shiflett 2, Penley 1. BUNKER HILL 60—Crystany White 22, Sophia Long 12, Wray …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Tuesday’s first-round conference tourney results, updated pairings (complete)

Published Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL CONFERENCE TOURNAMENTS SOUTH FORK 2A GIRLS Ties broken: Newton-Conover, Lake Norman Charter for No. 3 … neither beat Lincolnton, N-C was 1-1 vs. Maiden and Lake Norman Charter was 0-2. Tuesday’s first round results No. 1 Lincolnton 50, No. 8 W. Lincoln 35 No. 4 Lake Norman Charter 69, No. 5 E. Lincoln 61 No. 2 …