Sports

The Hickory Crawdads blew a 5-3 lead and lost 6-5 in ten innings at Kannapolis Sunday night at CMC-NorthEast Stadium. Sunday night's game also featured seven combined errors and 14 total walks between the two teams. Trailing 5-3 in the bottom of the eighth inning, the Intimidators (21-21) cut the lead to one on a

The Northwestern 3A-4A All-Conference track & field teams have been released. And the Watauga High boys' and girls' track teams are well represented with 22 selections (the boys and the girls each had 12 selections apiece).

The Hickory Crawdads continued a recent string of excellent pitching Saturday night and this time backed it up with a couple of home runs en route to a 4-1 win over the Kannapolis Intimidators at CMC-

The Watauga High baseball team saw its season come to an end Saturday night at Pioneer Field.

Regular-season champion Western Carolina has earned the top seed in the upcoming Southern Conference Baseball Championship, which will take place May 20-25 at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park in