EAST LANSING, Mich. — One-by-one and two-by-two, Nebraska players filed into a room below ground at Spartan Stadium on Saturday night to attempt to explain to what had just happened.
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Bob Gibbons is a local treasure you, depending on your age, might or might not know of. His name is one of those counted among college basketball royalty because of the immeasurable impact he had on recruiting.
In keeping with Friday night’s dramatic ending to the football game between South Caldwell and Hibriten, Monday’s girls tennis match between the Spartans and Panthers had its share of tension and intrigue as well.
The words “instant classic” get thrown around a lot when a game comes down to the wire, but Friday’s non-conference contest between South Caldwell and Hibriten certainly fits the bill.
Hibriten claimed another Northwestern Conference golf win, and the Panthers’ Trinity White claimed medalist honors for the second straight match at Mimosa Hills Golf Club in Morganton on Thursday.
For the first time in 651 days, Appalachian State will play with no crowd restrictions in Kidd Brewer Stadium when Elon comes to visit.
Facing one-win East Burke on Monday, Hibriten opened the match on the wrong end of a 5-0 first-set score and quickly fell behind in the third, which Panthers coach Jennings Vess said would’ve doomed last year’s squad that finished the season with one win and 13 losses.
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is warning the public about hundreds of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube events that appear to be legitimate live streams but actually are phishing for your personal information and sometimes trying to install malware on your device.
South Caldwell scored 16 first-half points, and the Spartans’ defense shut down Newton-Conover in the second half to beat the Red Devils 16-13 on Friday in Newton. With the win, the Spartans improved to 3-0 on the season.
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced Thursday that it will distribute more than $1.7 million to member schools as part of its COVID-19 Athletic Program Subsidy initiative. The money is from interest earned on the association’s endowment fund for 2020-21.
GAMEWELL — Playing for the second time in four days, Hibriten and West Caldwell both made some adjustments after the Panthers won Friday’s matchup 10-1. The Warriors packed their defense deep in their own end, and the usually fast-paced Panthers showed a willingness to slow down, back up and…
Hibriten’s Kevin Rivera-Rios (10) battles for the ball with West Caldwell’s Axell Briones (17) during the Panthers’ 10-1 win Friday. The two teams met for the second time in as many games on Tuesday, this time at West Caldwell.
GAMEWELL — Trailing 13-6 at halftime against Hibriten but carrying all the momentum into the break, Saturday’s Black and Blue Game seemed to be West Caldwell’s to lose.
The scheduling merry-go-round continues for high school sports in Caldwell County, and another pair of county rivals will have to wait an extra day before facing off.