Sports

BOONE - Junior Alex McConnell of the Watauga High football team has been named this week's Barberito's Special Teams Player of the Week.

BOONE - The Watauga High girl's tennis team closed out the home portion of the schedule in convincing fashion Monday afternoon.

Tar Heels Win At Florida State, 37-35, On Last-Second Kick....by Joe Reedy....TALLAHASSEE, FLA.—Nick Weiler made a 54-yard field goal as time expired to give North Carolina a 37-35 win over No. 12 Florida State on Saturday, snapping the Seminoles' 22-game home winning streak.

Tar Heels Start Practice Monday....CHAPEL HILL—The 2016-17 North Carolina men's basketball team will sport a different look after the graduations of longtime contributors Brice Johnson andMarcus Paige. That duo will soon have their jerseys honored in the rafters of the Smith Center, but three starters and six of the team's top eight scorers return, which has Roy Williams excited for his 14th season as the Tar Heel head coach.

CHARLOTTE - Watauga High senior River Rhodes did not run on Saturday because he was taking the SAT Test.