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Any ideas the Hickory High football team might have had about pulling off a huge upset Friday night were dashed by Watauga in the seconmd quarter. Leading 10-6,

The No. 4 Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team (8-0, 5-0) faces 16th-ranked Carson-Newman (6-1, 4-0) in a South Atlantic Conference showdown at Burke-Tarr Stadium Saturday at 1:00 p.m.

The Watauga High junior varsity football team is one win away from a perfect record. And they put themselves in that position with a 42-20 blowout win at home against Hickory Thursday night at Jack Groce Stadium.

The Hickory Crawdads have announced the brand new, limited edition "5 Pack of Fun" Mini Plan, which includes a reserved ticket to five of the 'Dads biggest games on the 2015 schedule.

Lenoir-Rhyne University's Leah Watts has been named the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Women's Swimmer Of The Week.