Sports

And that's putting it mildly. The Watauga High football team, which is playing at the top of its game the last two weeks, travels to Barger Stadium to play Hickory Friday night.

And why not. Madison Bumgarner, who played at South Caldwell High School, is the best pitcher in Major League Baseball, and he's living out a childhood dream. The

The Watauga High boys' soccer team marched its way into the second round of the NCHSAA Class 4A state playoffs with a 5-2 win against Huntersville-Hopewell at Jack Groce Stadium Wednesday night.

Ashe County High Athletic Director Marc Payne has announced that Friday's second round Class 2A state playoff game between the Huskies and Surry Central will be

Wide Receiver Brian Quick of the St. Louis Rams, a former receiver at Appalachian State University and a second-round choice (33rd pick, the highest in school history) in the 2012 National Football League Draft, suffered a season-ending shoulder injury last Sunday against in a 34-7 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.