HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bandys nips N-C, pulls half-game back of Maiden in South Fork 2A baseball

Published Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

Editor’s note: See HIGH SCHOOL SPRING SPORTS: Tuesday’s results… for postponements and other schedule changes. Trojans, in second place, have won 30 of their last 39 games   HobbsDailyReport.com Bandys High closed within a half-game of league-leading Maiden in South Fork 2A baseball on Tuesday night with a 4-2 home victory over Newton-Conover. The Trojans (10-4, 8-3) are on the …

SOUTH FORK 2A: Bandys’ win over Maiden tightens race for baseball championship

Published Sunday, April 7th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com The South Fork 2A high school baseball race tightened after Bandys High beat league-leading Maiden on the road on Thursday night. The Trojans won 8-3, snapping a two-game losing streak and dropping the Blue Devils to 8-2 in the conference. The result — coupled with North Lincoln beating West Lincoln1 16-0 at North Lincoln — trimmed Maiden’s lead to …

NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A ROUNDUP: Hamrick-led Watauga hands S. Caldwell first baseball loss

Published Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Junior 1-hits Spartans, strikes out 11 to help create 3-way tie for league lead   HobbsDailyReport.com Watauga High junior Travis Hamrick threw a complete game — holding South Caldwell to one hit and striking out 11 — as the Pioneers won 2-0 in Hudson and handed the Spartans their first baseball loss of the season. Watauga (7-4, 6-1) scored is …

SOUTH FORK 2A ROUNDUP: Maiden wins again, stays game up on Bandys in baseball

Published Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Newton-Conover rolls in softball, sits atop league at 6-0   HobbsDailyReport.com Austin Hoyle went 3-for-3 and Bain Sipe got the final two outs and earned a save as Maiden High nipped North Lincoln 6-4 on Friday night on the road to stay atop the South Fork 2A baseball standings. Maiden (6-2, 6-0) — coming off a 1-run non-conference loss at …

HIGH SCHOOL SPRING SPORTS: Foard, W. Caldwell win in conference golf

Published Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com Fred T. Foard High — led by a medalist round of 78 by Jordan Sain and a 79 by Max Cranford — won a Northwestern Foothills 2A boys’ golf match on Monday at the Catawba Country Club. The Tigers shot 338, finishing 10 strokes better than Draughn, and Foard pulled within one stroke of Draughn (694-693) after two conference …