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The Lees-McRae softball program has cancelled its softball clinic scheduled for September 14 due to inclement weather, coach Merritt Yackey announced

That says it all. The Ashe County High football team, which is enjoying one of its best seasons in school history, were cheated by Mother Nature Friday night.

Bobcats Fall Short in Double OT

 

Freshman Kelsey Twigg notched her first career goal, but the Lees-McRae women's soccer team dropped a heartbreaking 2-1 double overtime match to Flagler at Saints Field in St. Augustine, Fla. Friday evening.

It's been a year to remember for left hander Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants. Bumgarner tossed seven shutout innings Friday night as the Giants belted the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-0 at AT&T Park.

Watauga County Parks and Recreation has postponed the scheduled Fall Baseball and Softball for Saturday, September 13th. The clinic will now be held on Sunday, September 14th. The Baseball Clinic participants will meet at the Optimist Fields and the Fast Pitch Softball participants will meet at Watauga High School.