HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: W. Lincoln nips Bandys in OT, remains undefeated

Published Saturday, September 18th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com WEST LINCOLN 20, BANDYS 17, OT W. Lincoln    14     0    0    0   6—20 Bandys             0   14    0    0   3—17 Scoring summary First quarter WL—Mason Avery 1 run (Trista Brimmer kick), 7:15 WL—Zach Daigler 30 pass from Jordan Truesdale (Brimmer kick), 1:45 Second quarter B—Terick Bumgarner …

CVAC 2A FOOTBALL PREVIEW: West Lincoln Rebels

Published Tuesday, August 24th, 2021

WEST LINCOLN REBELS   Conference: Catawba Valley 2A Athletic Head coach: Darren Ponder (15-7-0, 2 years; same at W. Lincoln) Last season’s records: 5-3 overall; 4-2 South Fork 2A tied E. Lincoln for second place Last season’s results: at N. LINCOLN, L 6-10; at MAIDEN, L 20-21; NEWTON-CONOVER, W 27-19; at LINCOLNTON, W 21-0; BANDYS, W 27-7; E. LINCOLN, W …

SOUTH FORK 2A: Courage Award goes to W. Lincoln athlete battling cancer

Published Friday, May 28th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com The South Fork 2A’s “Courage Award” has been presented to a West Lincoln High student-athlete who is battling cancer. The announcement of the award was via press release from Conference Administrator Butch Parker, who provided this account of Judd Harrelson’s battle: Harrelson has played baseball for the Rebels and had decided to try out for basketball …

ALL-SOUTH FORK 2A FOOTBALL: Rebels’ QB, head coach win awards

Published Tuesday, April 20th, 2021

N-C’s Shade named tops on offense, East Lincoln’s Cutter leads defensive picks   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com West Lincoln High has earned two of the South Fork 2A’s top awards in football. In voting by conference head coaches, Mason Huitt of the Rebels was named Specialist of the Year and his head coach, Darren Ponder, was voted the top coach. …

SOUTH FORK 2A: W. Lincoln grabs third straight series win at home over N-C

Published Sunday, March 14th, 2021

Bandys scores 52, rolls to first win under newest head coach   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com West Lincoln High won on its own field over Newton-Conover for the third straight time on Friday night, riding big games by Mason Huitt and Mason Avery to a 27-19 victory. Huitt completed nine of 10 passes for 150 yards and three scores – …