Sports

The No. 6 Lenoir-Rhyne Football team (4-0, 2-0), off to its best start since 1999, scored the game's last 38 points en route to a 47-9 victory over Tusculum (1-3, 0-1) Saturday night in a South Atlantic Conference game at Moretz Stadium.

Well, believe it or not, the Western Carolina University football team is 3-1. Yes, the Catamounts, a doormat that hasn't had a winning season since 2005 (they were 5-4 that year), are currently 3-1 following Saturday's 35-17 win at Furman in the Southern Conference opener for both teams.

The Watauga High boys' and girls' cross country teams hosted the High Country Classic Saturday at the WHS Cross Country Course.

The Watauga High girls' tennis team will close out the regular season with four games in four days.

Appalachian State University’s Board of Trustees approved an adjustment of the terms of football coach Scott Satterfield’s contract and a three-year contract extension for baseball coach Billy Jones on Friday. Satterfield, who is in his second year