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Terrific Trio!....Senior Katelin Rooney made her final home game one for the ages while she dominated with five goals, 10 groundballs and 16 draw controls in a 19-10 victory against Chowan on Senior Day Saturday afternoon at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.

The Watuaga High boys' lacrosse team is gradually getting better. The record may not show it, but the Pioneers (1-5) are slowly becoming a formidable foe.

That was certainly the case for the Watauga High baseball team Friday night. The Pioneers (6-7 overall; 4-4 Northwestern 3A-4A Conference) rallied from a 3-1 deficit and defeated St. Stephens 10-4 at Frye Field in St. Stephens, N.C.

The Appalachian State University softball team ran into a buzzsaw on Saturday at Sywassink/Lloyd Family Stadium. The Mountaineers (13-21 ovearll; 3-7 Southern Conference) dropped a doubleheader to Georgia Southern (26-11, 10-1 SoCon). The Eagles blanked App State 4-0 in the opener, and they bounced the

The Watauga High girls' lacrosse team suffered a 17-7 loss Friday night at Kernersville-Bishop McGuinness. The Pioneers (0-4) trailed 12-4 at halftime. Junior midfielder Ellie Sloboda led the Pioneers with four goals and an assist; Courtney Kapral had two goals and two assists. Katie Marks had the other WHS goal.