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Watauga High senior Katherine Welsh has announced that she will attend Meredith College, a Division III school located in Raleigh, N.C., and a member of the USA South Conference.

It's been a dream season to say the least for the Avery High boys' basketball team. Under the tutelage of second-year coach Scott Polsgrove, the Vikings marched their way to 26 wins, a Western Highlands 1A/2A regular-season and tournament championship, and a school-first appearance in the Class 1A Western Regional

Lenoir-Rhyne's home softball doubleheader with Belmont Abbey, scheduled for today at Bears Field, has been postponed due to rain. The two teams will now play a

Appalachian State University men’s tennis scored a 5-2 win over Southern Conference rival Georgia Southern on Sunday at the Wallis Tennis Center The Mountaineers (5-8, 2-0 SoCon) snapped a six-match losing streak while the Eagles (3-13, 2-3) dropped their fourth-straight match.

The Watauga High boys and girls track teams were in Danbury, N.C., Saturday for the Mighty Viking Invitational. The WHS girls had nine top-five finishes and they won two events. Lily Weeks won the girls 800-meter run in 2:43.18 and Alison Seramer won the girls pole vault with a jump of ten-feet, six inches.