Sports

Mary Seramur is off to a roaring start for the Watauga High girls' golf team. Seramur, who finished in a sixth-place tie in WHS' season opening match on Tuesday, led the Pioneers on Thursday with a career-best two-over par 38 at the Mountain Aire Golf Club in West Jefferson, N.C.

Legendary Appalachian State University football coach Jerry Moore will be honored in conjunction with Appalachian State’s inaugural Sun Belt Conference home game versus South Alabama on Saturday, Oct. 4, the University announced on Thursday.

Well, you can't win them all. The Watauga Middle School football team found that out Wednesday night. The Wolverines (2-1) got tripped up 34-20 by East Alexander at Hardin Park Elementary School. Despite the loss, Watauga coach Mark Smith praised his troops.

Here is a rundown of the elementary school football games that were played last weekend. GBR would like to thank Stephen Poulos, the Watauga, Mitchell, and Avery County Park & Recreation Departments

Do you believe in deja vu? Well, Watauga High football coach Ryan Habich hopes history does repeat itself Friday night when Avery comes to Jack Groce Stadium. Last year, the Pioneers (1-1) went limping into their bye week following a near upset loss at Ashe County.