Sports

• The University of North Carolina, champions of the South Regional, plays the University of Oregon, champions of the Midwest Regional, in the second national semifinal on Saturday, April 1. Game time is approximately 8:50 p.m. Eastern (5:50 p.m. Pacific Time). Locally, coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. on WWMY 102.3 FM.

Coach Elderkin Receives Pat Summitt Award at Final Four

DALLAS -  Appalachian State University women’s basketball head coach Angel Elderkin was honored at the NCAA Women’s Basketball Final Four with the prestigious U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) Pat Summitt Most Courageous Award at the American Airlines Center in Dallas. 

The Watauga High baseball team marched its way into sole possession of fourth place Friday night in the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference standings with a 5-2 win against St. Stephens, 5-2. For more on this story, please click on the link below....

BOONE - The Watauga High baseball team marched its way into sole possession of fourth place in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference standings Friday night with a 5-2 win over St. Stephens at Pioneer Field.

WEST JEFFERSON — Size matters. I'm sure, Ashe County High senior Colin Ellis has heard him ever since he stepped on an athletic field.