ALL-STATE BASEBALL: Trio of area players — 2 from Lincoln County — selected by N.C. Baseball Coaches Association

Published Saturday, June 8th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com A trio of players from the Greater Hickory area conferences – two from Lincoln County – have been named all-state by the North Carolina Baseball Coaches Association (NCBCA). The 2A team includes freshman Garrett Michael of East Lincoln and junior Chris Moxley of West Lincoln, while the 3A team includes Alexander Central senior Byron Younts. Michael hit .467 for …

NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A SOFTBALL: Spartans sweep top 3 awards

Published Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Weisner named top player, Pittman best pitcher, Justice is Coach of the Year HobbsDailyReport.com State 4A softball champion South Caldwell High swept awards in Northwestern 3A-4A softball this season. In a press release on Sunday by conference officials, league head coaches voted the Spartans’ Regan Weisner as the league player of the year, Jenna Pittman earned Pitcher of the Year …

STATE 4A SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES: South Caldwell wins in 8 innings, take first state title

Published Monday, June 3rd, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com RALEIGH – South Caldwell High’s ride home from the state 4A softball title series was much sweeter this time around. The Spartans — state runners-up a year ago — won the title this season on Sunday by rallying to force extra innings and beat Wilmington Hoggard 7-5 in eight innings at N.C. State. The victory closed a 25-5 season …

STATE SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES: South Caldwell brings 4A title home

Published Monday, June 3rd, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com STATE SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (Best-of-3) 1A No. 1 North Stokes (27-1) vs. No. 1 Camden County (26-1) (at Dial Softball Stadium, N.C. State) Game 1, Saturday: North Stokes 6, Camden County 0 Game 2, Saturday: North Stokes 6, Camden County 5 … North Stokes (29-1) wins state title 2A No. 4 Eastern Randolph (24-5) vs. No. 1 West Stanly …

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Final 2019 season standings

Published Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL STANDINGS (Final 2019) SOUTH FORK 2A                                                                               Conf.                      All                 Streak *N. Lincoln                                                     11-3       …