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MORGANTON, NC - The Watauga High junior varsity football team moved a step closer to a Northwestern 3A-4A Conference championship Thursday night with a 35-22 win over Patton.

Hartsville, S.C. - The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's Soccer Team (10-3-2, 6-2-1) remained unbeaten in its last seven matches with a 4-0 victory over Coker (5-6-1, 3-5) Wednesday night in a South Atlantic Conference contest at the Cobras Athletics Field.

BOONE - Despite last Friday night's disappointing loss at Lenior-Hibriten, the Watauga High football team still has a shot of winning, or at the least earning a share of the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference title.

NEWTON, NC - Watauga High junior Price St. Clair is stepping it up at the right time.

Shabazz Named to Sun Belt Preseason Third Team....NEW ORLEANS –– Appalachian State University men’s basketball sophomore guard Ronshad Shabazz (Raleigh, N.C./Huntington Prep (W.V.)) earned third-team all-Sun Belt honors, as voted on by the conference’s 12 head coaches and released by the league office on Wednesday morning.