Sports

In a vote of 25 sports writers across the state who cover prep athletics, senior guard Madi Story of Bandys and junior guard-forward Danasia Witherspoon of Hickory were named to the 12-player North

Lenoir-Rhyne University's Jazmine Charles has been selected to the 2013-14 NCCSIA College Division All-State Women's Basketball First Team. NCCSIA is

The Watuaga High softball team took out its frustrations on Hickory Wednesday night. The Pioneers (2-6 overall; 2-5 Northwestern 3A-4A Conference) defeated Hickory 9-1 in a NW3A-4A Conference game at the WHS Softball Complex. The Pioneers pounded out a season-high 15 hits in the win.

The Watauga High girls' freshman/sophomore track team racked up 15 top-five finishes and won six events in a freshman/sophomore meet at St. Stephens on

There's always a bright side to everything. Just ask Hickory High baseball coach David Craft. His baseball suffered anothe rloss at Watauga Wednesday night.