HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: New 2017 leagues with enrollment figures

Published Saturday, August 12th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com THE NEW CONFERENCES FOR 2017 (With enrollment used in realignment) SOUTH FORK 2A N. Lincoln 986; Newton-Conover 916; E. Lincoln 913; W. Lincoln 902; Maiden 868; Bandys 862; Lincolnton 835; Lake Norman Charter 805. NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A Hibriten 1,016; E. Burke 991; Fred T. Foard 991; Bunker Hill 968; Patton 960; W. Iredell 945; Draughn 713. NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A 4A, …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Northwestern 3A-4A’s leading returning rushers

Published Friday, August 11th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com Editor’s note: Compiled by HobbsDailyReport.com, in cooperation with The Lenoir News-Topic. The content is otherwise copyrighted and should not be published without the written consent of HobbsDailyReport.com (linking to the post is OK). LEADING RETURNING RUSHERS NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A (ALL totals are UNOFFICIAL) RUSHING (500 or more yards) Player, school                                               …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Watauga’s Friday scrimmage now in Boone

Published Friday, August 11th, 2017

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCRIMMAGE SCHEDULE (As of Thursday) Note: Start times are those originally provided… generally not a bad idea to arrive a half-hour before the listed start time as other factors (weather, etc.) could mean an early/earlier start. FRIDAY Alexander Central, Maiden, Hickory, W. Lincoln at Lenoir-Rhyne University, 6 p.m. (Admission $5) Bandys at W. Iredell, JVs at 5:30 …

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Maiden’s Farley injured, will miss Hokies’ 2017 season

Published Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com BLACKSBURG, Va. – The Martinsville (Va.) Bulletin and other media outlets that cover Virginia Tech football are reporting former Maiden High football star Caleb Farley will miss his freshman season with an injury (see link below). The story said Farley sustained a non-contact injury at the Hokies’ first practice this month. Farley was expected to play wide receiver for …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Most varsity wins last 15 seasons

Published Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com MOST VARSITY FOOTBALL WINS BY GREATER HICKORY AREA SCHOOLS (Unofficial totals of varsity teams in Alexander, Burke, Catawba, Caldwell counties only) Editor’s note: No teams are highlighted… those in color provide a link to that school’s athletic page on the site, and some of those pages are being built and are not yet ready to be linked. LAST 15 …