Sports

Mountaineers Fall to Ragin Cajuns in Five Sets: The Appalachian State University volleyball team suffered its first loss of the season on Friday night, falling to UL Lafayette in a five set battle.

And you better believe it. The Watauga High football team, thanks to the return of quarterback Aaron Dobbins, took advantage of its opportunities and smothered St. Stephens 34-0 Friday night in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference opener for both teams.

The future looks real bright for the Watauga High football team. The junior varsity team won its fourth consecutive game Thursday night by dismissing St. Stephens 44-28 in their Northwestern 3A-4A Conference opener at Jack Groce Stadium.

This is a reminder to Husky fans. Saturday, September 27 the Ashe County High Athletic Booster Club in conjunction with Ashe County Ford will be holding the Fourth Annual Ford “Drive One for Your School”

Appalachian State University football’s Oct. 11 homecoming game versus Liberty will kick off at 3:30 p.m. at Kidd Brewer Stadium, Appalachian State and the Sun Belt Conference announced on Friday.