EAST-WEST FOOTBALL: East wins handily after holding West to no first downs

Published Thursday, July 18th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO – Sparked by the longest scoring pass in East-West All-Star Game history and a dominating defense, the East beat the West 20-8 on Wednesday night. The East held the West to no first downs, 36 rushing yards on 19 carries and 155 yards on offense. The game was played in 90-degree weather at Greensboro Grimsley High’s Jamieson Stadium. …

EAST-WEST BOYS’ SOCCER: West wins as Watauga’s Alvarez scores only goal

Published Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO – Watauga High’s Jair Alvarez scored on a rebound kick on Tuesday night to lift the West past the East 1-0 in the East-West All-Star boys’ soccer match. Alvarez broke a scoreless tie at McPherson Park at the 69:05 mark, scoring from about 10 yards away after the East had made a save on a shot on goal. …

EAST-WEST FOOTBALL: Hibriten’s Jones, Baker on West roster for Wednesday’s game

Published Sunday, July 14th, 2019

After teams report to Greensboro, West has to replace 8 on roster   HobbsDailyReport.com GREENSBORO – Three players from Greater Hickory area conferences — including two Hibriten teammates — will play for the West in Wednesday night’s annual East-West All-Star high school football game. West head coach Johnny Sowell of Monroe and his staff selected Hibriten running back Marqwone Jones …

HIGH SCHOOLS: Watauga names head coaches for baseball, girls’ golf

Published Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com BOONE – Watauga High has hired a new varsity baseball head coach and a new head coach for girls’ varsity golf and both played for the Pioneers. Ethan Greene, a former starting quarterback for Watauga who was a pitching ace as a senior for the Pioneers, has been promoted from head junior varsity baseball coach to replace Seth Freeman. …