BLAST FROM THE PAST: Can St. Stephens give head coach sweet birthday gift?

Published Friday, October 13th, 2017

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com With one conference win so far, St. Stephens High’s Indians could give head football coach Wayne Hicks a heck of a birthday present if they can win tonight at home against Watauga. St. Stephens (2-5, 1-2) isn’t out of the postseason picture just yet … and if the Indians beat the Pioneers, the door opens for …

HIGH SCHOOL X-C: Indians’ Hefner, Trojans’ McAllister win Catawba County championships

Published Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

HobbsDailyReport.com CATAWBA – St. Stephens High’s boys and the Hickory girls won Catawba County Championships in cross country on Tuesday, the Indians by having the top two finishers on a 5K course at Murray’s Mill. St. Stephens had 29 points, finishing well ahead of second-place Bunker Hill, after Jayden Hefner won the boys’ race in 17 minutes, 39.85 seconds and …

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS TENNIS: Maiden 9, St. Stephens 0

Published Monday, August 14th, 2017

MONDAY’S SUMMARY MAIDEN 9, ST. STEPHENS 0 Singles: Zoe Huffman (M) d. Logan Norris 6-0, 6-0; Gracie Arrowood (M) d. Kate Starr 6-0, 6-0; Easton Finger (M) d. Katie Morgan 6-0, 6-1; Madi Shull (M) d. Sami Bumgarner 6-0, 6-0; Hannah Sherrill (M) d. Jules Wade 6-2, 6-1; Ally Donovan (M) d. Gracie Bolter 6-0, 6-0. Doubles: Huffman-Finger (M) d. C. McMahan-C. Houston …

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL: Shield leaves Lake Norman, will coach Indians

Published Friday, July 28th, 2017

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – St. Stephens’ pursuit of a third straight winning season in girls’ high school basketball will be directed by Roger Shield, head coach the past three seasons at Lake Norman. Shield has been hired to coach the Indians, 14-12 last season and 17-11 the season before that in a four-year tenure under Betsy Reynolds, who …