COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Wingate lands 4 from area, including Foard’s Siemer

Published Friday, February 7th, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com WINGATE – Wingate University’s football program in 2020 will include four players from the Greater Hickory area, highlighted by the signing of Fred T. Foard running back Corey Siemer. The Bulldogs have also signed Freedom offensive lineman Austin Lowery and McDowell multi-position player Richard Handy. Bunker Hill lineman Aaron Bryant is also headed to Wingate as a preferred walk-on. …

MEN’S COLLEGE LACROSSE: No. 2 Wingate topples Bears for league tourney title

Published Monday, April 30th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com WINGATE – Beating Lenoir-Rhyne University for the first time in seven matches on Sunday, the Wingate men won the South Atlantic Conference (SAC) championship in lacrosse. The Bulldogs (11-5), seeded No. 2, snapped a 12-match win streak by the top-seeded Bears (16-2), winning 12-9 to earn a bid into the NCAA Division II playoffs. LRU — ranked third in …

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wingate 73, Lenoir-Rhyne 69

Published Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com WEDNESDAY’S SUMMARIES WINGATE 73, LENOIR-RHYNE 69 (at Shuford Gym, Hickory) WINGATE (13-12, 10-7 SAC) Lolar, Zeriq 8-15 3-3 24; Haskins, Marco 5-11 1-1 13; Christian, Devarious 5-8 1-1 12; Logan, Emarius 2-5 2-2 8; Robinson, Neico 3-11 2-7 8; Hovasse, Charlie 2-3 0-0 5; Williams, Jeremy 1-2 1-2 3; Taylor, Quantra 0-0 0-0 0; Tucker, Kendrick 0-2 0-0 0. …

WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wingate 55, Lenoir-Rhyne 43

Published Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com WEDNESDAY’S SUMMARIES WINGATE 55, LENOIR-RHYNE 43 (at Shuford Gym, Hickory) WINGATE (20-3, 14-2 SAC) Miscenko, Marta 9-19 2-4 20; Robinson, Courtney 5-9 0-0 12; Witherspoon, Danasia 3-5 2-2 8; Averette, Caroline 2-7 0-0 6; Helms, Taylor 2-3 0-0 6; Quick, Jordan 1-1 1-2 3; S tephen, Jasmine 0-1 0-0 0; Moody, Taziya 0-3 0-0 0; Simmons, Morgan 0-0 0-0 …

WOMEN’S COLLEGE LACROSSE: Bears picked to tie Wingate for second place

Published Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com ROCK HILL, S.C. – Led by two players selected as first-team preseason all-conference, Lenoir-Rhyne University’s women’s lacrosse team has been picked to tie Wingate for second place this season in a poll of South Atlantic Conference (SAC) head coaches. The voting totals were released by the SAC on Monday, with Queens tabbed as the league favorite with 72 points. …