Sports

The Watauga High boys' lacrosse team, coming off its second state playoff appearance in a row, had four players named to the North Carolina Conference 13 all-conference squad. Canyon Mueller, Zack Williams, Tyler Valet and Andrew Stratton were named to the all-conference team.

The Watauga Storm 8th grade girls team capped off their season by playing in their third straight championship game at the first annual Lady Rebel’s Hoop Classic in Lincolnton, N.C. The Storm finished their season with a 9-12 record. They finished strong by winning seven of their last ten games. The Storm won the Alleghany

The Hickory Crawdads and the YMCA are teaming up to host Hickory's Biggest Cycle Class during YMCA Night at L.P. Frans Stadium on Tuesday, June 3rd.

Eight student-athletes represent Appalachian State University football on Phil Steele’s 2014 College Football Preview preseason all-Sun Belt Conference teams, which were announced on Monday.

Rising senior Utah Jones of the Watauga High baseball team has been selected to play in the Powerade State Games of North Carolina in Charlotte, June 18-22.