Sports

BOONE - And, thanks to senior Jeron Mills, the Watauga High boy's basketball team, which had lost eight of its last 10 games, pulled off one of its biggest wins of the season Thursday night.

Hickory, N.C. - The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team has cancelled its home weekend tournament - Bear Bash II - and has rescheduled several doubleheaders.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - North Carolina tailback Elijah Hood and place-kicker Nick Weiler have been named to the 2015 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Football Team, the league announced Wednesday.

CORNELIUS, NC - The Watauga High wrestling team will compete at the 4A Western Regional championships Friday and Saturday at Hough High School.

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads are taking advantage of the extra-long month of February with a special Leap Day Ticket Sale. The one-day sale will celebrate the rare 29th day of February with $2.90 tickets to any of the 'Dads opening week games.