NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A: Watauga drills Alex Central in showdown game in Boone

Published Sunday, September 30th, 2018

Pioneers dominant as they pick up career win No. 99 for head coach   HobbsDailyReport.com BOONE – Jackson Greene threw for two early scores and ran for another, and Eli Suggs posted 16 tackles as Watauga High made a showdown for first place in Northwestern 3A-4A football on Friday night a mismatch. The Pioneers rolled 35-0 over previously unbeaten and …

NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A: Early interception return TDs power Watauga over South Caldwell

Published Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com HUDSON – Sparked by two first-quarter interception returns for touchdowns, Watauga High rolled to a 46-12 road victory over South Caldwell on Friday night in Northwestern 3A-4A football. Grant Oliver and Zach West had pick-sixs in the first 12 minutes to help the Pioneers (5-0, 1-0) win and set up a key home game Friday night at 7:30 p.m. …

NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A ROUNDUP: Greene leads Watauga to victory, start of 3-0

Published Sunday, September 2nd, 2018

Alex Central wins, can get head coach career win No 125 on Friday Editor’s note: A game story on Hickory will be posted separately on the website. HobbsDailyReport.com Quarterback Jackson Greene ran for 203 yards on eight carries – averaging 25.3 yards per carry – as Watauga High toppled visiting Avery County 58-7 on Friday night for a 3-0 start. …

NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A ROUNDUP: Cougars’ running game too much for Burns

Published Saturday, August 18th, 2018

Editor’s note: Game stories on Hickory and St. Stephens will be posted separately on the website. HobbsDailyReport.com A.J. Miller ran for 99 yards and Tevin Clark added 78 and two scoring runs on Friday night, leading Alexander Central High to a 40-7 road victory in its season-opener against Burns. The Cougars (1-0) exploded for 20 points in the third quarter …

WACHOVIA CONFERENCE CUPS: Foard, Lake Norman Charter, Watauga win in area leagues

Published Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – Fred T Foard, Lake Norman Charter and Watauga have won Wachovia Conference Cups from the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) as the top athletic programs in their conferences for 2017-2018. Foard won the Northwestern Foothills 2A title, finishing ahead of Patton, after adding spring conference championships in boys’ tennis and softball, finishing second in …