Sports

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.

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

The Appalachian State University softball team earned split on Saturday against Furman in what is the last Southern Conference series ever for the program.

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

The Hickory Crawdads pitching staff was practically untouchable Saturday night. 'Dads pitching racked up 14 strikeouts in a 6-2 win against the Kannapolis Intimidators at CMC-NorthEast Stadium.