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Three Pioneers Headed To Raleigh....BOONE - Watauga High softball coach Brad Isaacs has announced the Kloie Greene, Mariel Price and Jada Wilson of the Pioneers will join him on the Region 7 All-Star Team at the Powerade State Games of North Carolina, June 21-22.

LITTLE ROCK – Shandon “Biggie” Goldman (6-9, 210) has been added to Little Rock’s 2016 recruiting class, head coach Wes Flanigan announced on Monday. A native of Lincoln, Ark., Goldman played the 2015-16 season at Tennessee Preparatory Academy.

THE 2015-16 SEASON

♦ North Carolina went 33-7, winning the ACC regular season title with a 14-4 record capturing the ACC Tournament.

♦ The Tar Heels advanced to the NCAA Tournament championship game, reaching their record 19th Final Four and playing in their 10th NCAA final.

The University of Tennessee will play Virginia Tech at the Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday, September 10. That game, according to officials from both schools, could draw nearly 150,000 fans.