Sports

The 13th annual Girls Got Game Basketball Camp was held at Ashe County High School June 24-26. We had a great turnout of girls entering 1st-8th grades. The girls worked hard, learned a lot and have some fun!

Watuaga High football coach Ryan Habich has announced that the Watauga County Touchdown Club is having a summer giveaway. Hall of fame coach Jerry Moore, the winningest coach in Appalachian State University and Southern Conference history, will be the guest speaker. The event will be held at WHS with an open

Former Watauga High football coach Mike Probst was introduced as the new football coach at Wilmington-Ashley. He replaces Tom Eanes, who accepted the Patton head coaching job in late May.

Lumberton's Brad Allen, according to the website footballzebras.com, will become the first rookie National Football League official in the Super Bowl era to be the lead official of a crew in his first season this fall.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team, fresh off its trip to the national title game, has been ranked third and fifth, respectively, in Lindy's and The Sporting News 2014 NCAA Division II Preseason Top 25 Polls.