HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS SOCCER: Hickory, S. Caldwell each seeded No. 2 in West playoffs

Published Sunday, May 2nd, 2021

Foard, Lake Norman Charter also earn home matches to start postseason   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com The state girls’ soccer championship playoffs begin on Monday with eight teams from Greater Hickory area conferences – four in 2A, three in 3A and one in 4A – in the chase. There are three postseason playing dates this week, with the second round …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Friday’s third round scores, state title game pairings

Published Saturday, May 1st, 2021

HobbsDailyReport.com STATEWIDE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF PAIRINGS (Results from first three rounds, state championship pairings) STATE CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE (Games at UNC and N.C. State) 1A (Saturday at N.C. State, noon)  No. 5 Northside-Pinetown (8-2) vs. No. 4 Murphy (9-1) 1AA (Saturday at UNC, noon) No. 1 Tarboro (8-0) vs. No. 2 E. Surry (9-1) 2A (Friday at UNC, 5 p.m.)  No. 1 …

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL: Tuesday’s regional finals, pairings for Saturday’s state championships

Published Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021

Lincoln Charter to play Wilson Prep for 1A title   SATURDAY’S STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS Note: Visit www.nchsaa.org to review the complete round-by-round scores for East and West 1A at Wheatmore High, Trinity: No. 4 Wilson Prep (6-2) vs. No. 5 Lincoln Charter (16-2), 3:30 p.m. 2A at Providence Grove High, Climax: No. 9 Farmville Central (14-0) vs. No. 1 Hendersonville (17-0), …

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL: Saturday’s third-round scores; Tuesday regional title game schedule

Published Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021

TUESDAY’S REGIONAL TITLE GAMES 1A East: No. 9 Northside-Pinetown (11-4) at No. 3 Princeton (15-0) West: No 13 Murphy (15-2) at No. 6 Mitchell County (16-0) 2A East: No. 9 Farmville Central (13-0) at No. 2 McMichael (7-8) West: No. 6 Shelby (17-0) at No. 1 W. Stokes (14-0) 3A East: No. 7 Asheboro (14-0) at No. 5 Pittsboro Northwood …

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Foard earns chance to collect state title No. 8

Published Wednesday, January 20th, 2021

Win on Saturday over McMichael would give Tigers back-to-backs for third time   HobbsDailyReport.com MILLER’S CREEK – After repeating as West 2A championships on Wednesday night, Fred T. Foard has another shot at adding to its stellar volleyball history. The Tigers, seeded No. 8, dispatched of No. 3 West Wilkes on the road, winning 25-22, 25-16, 25-18 to return to …