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Pioneers Clinch Tie for NWC Title....LENIOR, NC - The Watauga High boy's tennis team staved off one of its toughest tests of the year by knocking off Hibriten 5-4 Tuesday afternoon.

BOONE, N.C. – Appalachian State University volleyball and head coach Matt Ginipro announced the addition of two student-athletes for the upcoming 2016 season on Wednesday. Mikel Coleman (Farmington Hills, Mich./Harrison) and Sydney Farthing (Boone, N.C./Watauga) will officially join the Black and Gold.

Hickory, NC - The Greenville Drive can't leave town soon enough. For the second night in a row, the Drive blasted the Hickory Crawdads 16-4 at L.P. Frans Stadium.

Watauga High Athletic Director Tom Wright has announced that all of the Friday night's WHS athletic events are moving to

Last week, the ACHS  Athletic Department  announced that Jacob Lail  had been promoted to Head  Coach of the Varsity  Women’s Basketball team,  replacing outgoing Coach Brad Mangum. Magnum announced last week that he is stepping away  from the position to pursue coaching opportunities on the collegiate level. A current history teacher at Alexander Central, Lail served as an assistant to Coach Mangum this past season.