Sports

Cara Parker belted a pair of home runs and the Appalachian State University softball team wrapped up the regular season with a 5-3 win against Furman on Sunday afternoon in Greenville, S.C.

A solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning broke a 4-4 tie and proved to be the winning run in Western Carolina’s 7-4 victory over Appalachian State University baseball on Sunday afternoon at Hennon Stadium.

Goalkeeper Jake Chasteen, who had a brillant playing career at Watauga High, has been selected to play in the 8th Annual Clash of The Carolinas all-star soccer game on July 12 at Blackbaud Stadium in Daniel Island, S.C. The game is a showcase for the best seniors from North and South Carolina in boys and girls soccer. The Tar

Watauga High football coach Ryan Habich has found his man. And, Habich feels, he's made the right choice. Mark Smith has been named the new football coach of the Watauga Middle School football team.

The state of North Carolina will be well represented Sunday afternoon on national television.