ALL-NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A: Alex Central leads spring sports selections

Published Wednesday, May 25th, 2022

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Hibriten High produced the most spring sports individual award winners in the Northwestern 3A-4A with six while Alexander Central and South Caldwell each had five major winners. In voting by conference head coaches in each of the sports: Hibriten had four athletes win top individual awards in girls’ soccer (2), a girls’ track Athlete of the …

HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE: This week’s varsity springs sports

Published Sunday, February 27th, 2022

HIGH SCHOOL SPRING SPORTS SCHEDULE High school varsity spring sports events for this week involving teams from the Catawba Valley 2A Athletic, Western Foothills 3A, Northwestern 3A-4A plus Draughn and Patton. The schedule, with game times (if available), are compiled by HobbsDailyReport.com from individual schedules provided by the schools per a request for those schedules. Games or matches that are …

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 …