HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: North Lincoln sweeps state 2A titles

Published Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

              By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com KERNERSVILLE – North Lincoln High swept state 2A championships in cross country on Friday, led by Angie Allen capturing the girls’ individual title. The Knights boys had 40 points and the Knights girls finished with 42. The boys edged Winston-Salem Atkins (79) and the girls were in front of …

STATE 2A VOLLEYBALL: Foard rolls over McMichael, repeats with 8th state title in school history

Published Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

HobbsDailyReport.com Fred T. Foard High won its second straight state 2A volleyball championship on Saturday morning, defeating McMichael 25-14, 25-11, 25-12 at Green Level High in Cary. The Tigers (19-0) lost only one set all season, repeating also as Northwestern Foothills 2A champions under head coach Meredith Lombardi, and Foard is 8-for-8, winning a state title every time it has …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: NCHSAA declares N-C girls, Freedom boys among state co-champs

Published Thursday, April 30th, 2020

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – A decision by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) on Wednesday netted the Newton-Conover girls and Freedom boys’ state co-championships in basketball. At a regularly-scheduled meeting of its board of directors, the board decided the East and West Regional winners would share a state title in each classification. The coronavirus outbreak …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: NCHSAA waiting on clarity about state title games, report says

Published Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

HighSchoolOT.com reports games are on, but more details are expected soon   HobbsDailyReport.com RALEIGH – HighSchoolOT.com is reporting state high school basketball championship games are still scheduled to be played this weekend. In a Wednesday story (https://www.highschoolot.com/nchsaa-basketball-championships-still-on-but-unsure-if-changes-will-need-to-be-made/19007052/), it included an update from North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) Commissioner Que Tucker. State title games are scheduled Saturday at the …

HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING: Newton-Conover has 3 capture state 2A titles

Published Sunday, February 23rd, 2020

Foard’s Foor stays unbeaten, wins 2A crown at 182 pounds HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO – Seven wrestlers from Greater Hickory area schools came home state high school champions in wrestling on Saturday, all of them from South Fork 2A teams. Newton-Conover had three state champions, West Lincoln produced two and North Lincoln and Fred T. Foard each had a state champion. Fred …