HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: JV results, current standings

HobbsDailyReport.com JUNIOR VARSITY FOOTBALL STANDINGS (Through Oct. 26 games) SOUTH FORK 2A (Conf./All) x-Maiden 6-0, 9-0 N. Lincoln 5-1, 5-3 Newton-Conover 4-2, 6-3 Lincolnton 3-3, 6-3 Bandys 3-3, 5-4 E. Lincoln 3-3, 5-5 W. Lincoln 0-6, 3-6 Lake Norman Charter 0-6, 0-7 x–clinched at least co-championship Thursday’s results Bandys 44, Lake Norman Charter 0 E. Lincoln 39, W. Lincoln 22 …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Maiden goes 82 yards for winning score, nips N-C

HobbsDailyReport.com MAIDEN – Quarterback Keygan Mayfield was sure he’d find his buddy at the end of the 82 yards Maiden High needed to beat visiting Newton-Conover in the closing minutes on Friday night. “I just had so much confidence in our players and in our team,” Mayfield said in a postgame radio interview. “I just believed in us.” Directing a …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Hickory hands Alexander Central first loss of season

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Putting together two scoring drives in the final three minutes, Hickory High continued its season-long rebound from its past football struggles and knocked off previously unbeaten Alexander Central 38-28 at Barger Stadium on Friday night. The Red Tornadoes — who had won four of 33 games in the previous three seasons – improved to 7-4 overall and …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Powerful Hibriten wins 10th game for 10th time

HobbsDailyReport.com STATESVILLE – Still playing in a high gear, Hibriten High remained unbeaten in varsity football on Friday night. The visiting Panthers crushed West Iredell 48-0 to stay in a tie for first place in the Northwestern Foothills 2A with Patton, setting up a battle with the Panthers for the league title on Friday night at 7:30 p.m. at Hibriten. …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Patton cruises, will play Hibriten for conference title

MORGANTON – Patton High is preparing to play for a conference football championship for the first time in school history after popping visiting Bunker Hill 63-20 on Friday night. Quarterback Ty Causby and running backs Traevon Lytle and Jamir Epps sparked the Panthers (5-2, 5-0), who travel to Hibriten on Friday at 7:30 p.m. to face unbeaten Hibriten (10-0, 5-0) …