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Playoff Brackets Finalized

The Watauga High baseball, softball and girls' soccer teams will officially begin postseason play Tuesday night---and they will all play on the road.

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Dicus Baseball Clinics

The Will Dicus Foundation is partnering with the Watauga Parks and Recreation Department to offer a series of free youth baseball clinics.

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'Dads Win Fifth Straight

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads picked up their second straight walk-off win Sunday night, thanks to a tenth-inning balk.

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Wilson Scholars Released....

BOONE—Four high school seniors have been selected to receive Appalachian State University’s Wilson Scholarship, the university’s most prestigious full-ride, merit-based scholarship.

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Football Meeting Thursday

There will be a football meeting for all boys interested in trying out for the 2015 Watauga High football varsity and junior varsity teams this Thursday, May 14, at 6 pm at Lentz-Eggers Gym. Information and

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Apps Place Seventh at SBC Championships

GULF SHORES, Ala. - Appalachian State University men’s and women’s track and field each placed seventh at the Sun Belt Championships on Sunday in Gulf Shores Ala.

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NCHSAA Names Scholarship Winners

CHAPEL HILL—Zahria Buchanan of Maiden High School and Kytel Collins-Jackson of Scotland High School are the first recipients of the NCHSAA Scholarship Awards, which were presented at the

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Tar Heels Fall In Series Finale

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Kyle Richardson's first career home run was a game-winner as Notre Dame completed a three-game sweep with an 8-7 win over No. 20 North Carolina Sunday at Frank Eck

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Rodon Wins Major League Debut

CHICAGO - It didn't take long for Carlos Rodon of the Chicago White Sox to crack the win column at the big league level. The left hander from North Carolina State University, who was taken with the third pick of the Major League Baseball Draft last summer, picked up his

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Cardona's Blast Ends 17-Inning Marathon

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads and Savannah Sand Gnats nearly played the equivalent of two games Saturday night, with a 17 inning, five-hour contest that ended with a Jose Cardona walk-off home run to give the 'Dads a 5-4 win in front of 3,023 fans at L.P. Frans Stadium.

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Salamon Breaks Schools Record In Women's Discus Throw

Athens, Ga. - Lenoir-Rhyne University's Haylea Salamon broke her own school record for the third straight meet in the women's discus throw Saturday at the Georgia Outdoor Track and Field Invitational at Spec Towns Track. Salamon, a freshman from Saskatoon,

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The North Carolina High School Athletic Association brackets will be posted on line Monday morning. Here is a look at the final conference standings in baseball, softball and girls' soccer.

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App State Drops Sun Belt Finale to UTA

ARLINGTON, Texas — Dillon Dobson (Hamptonville, N.C./Starmount) went 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI but it was not enough to overcome UT Arlington’s 16-hit attack in Appalachian State University baseball’s 9-3 loss to the Mavericks on Saturday afternoon at Clay Gould Ballpark.

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UPDATED: Heels Drop Series Opener At Notre Dame

NOTRE DAME, Ind. --- Notre Dame scored the game's final eight runs to beat No. 20 North Carolina 10-5 Saturday afternoon in the first game of an ACC doubleheader at Frank Eck Stadium. Ryan Bull's two-run homer tied it at 5 in the eighth before the Irish plated five

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UPDATED: Mausure Finishes Second at States

GREENSBORO - Watauga High senior Kathleen Mansure closed out her brilliant season with a second-place finish in the girls' 3,200-meter run at the NCHSAA 4A State Track Championships at Irwin Belk Track at North Carolina A&T University. Full Story

Huskies Win 14th Straight

MORAVIAN FALLS, N.C. - It's been quite a season for the Ashe County High girls' soccer team and head coach Wes Rousseau. The Huskies (17-4-1 overall; 14-0 in the Mountain Valley 1A-2A Athletic Conference) completed their unblemished run in conference play with a

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WHS Sports Roundup....

Nice Try, but Pioneers Fall....GREENSBORO - The Watauga High girls' lacrosse team saw its first winning season since 2010 come to an end in the second-round of the NCHSAA state playoffs. The Pioneers (8-6), who registered their first post-season win Wednesday

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Baseball Splits Twinbill at UT Arlington

ARLINGTON, Texas — Bradley Morton (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) had three hits, Drake Zupcic (Waxhaw, N.C./Cuthbertson) drove in two runs and Robert Whaley (Hickory, N.C./Hickory) struck out a career-high six in 2.2 innings of scoreless relief to lead Appalachian State University baseball to a 5-2 win over UT Arlington in the second game of a doubleheader on Friday evening at Clay Gould Ballpark.

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Spartans Pull Off a Daily Double...

HICKORY – The South Caldwell High softball team capped off a tremendous season by winning the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference championship Friday night at the Highland Rec Center. They kept pace with the baseball team that won the NW3A-4A title Thursday night in Granite Falls, N.C.

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