ST. STEPHENS, NC - The Watauga High football team jumped-started the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference season with a 56-17 blowout win over St. Stephens Friday night.

WHS JVs Win NWC Opener....BOONE - The Watauga High junior varsity football team knocked off St. Stephens 47-28 Thursday night at Jack Groce Stadium in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference opener for both teams.

BOONE - The Optimist Club of Boone will honor two trend setters on Saturday.

ST. STEPHENS, NC - The Watuaga High football team has put up some impressive numbers to start the season. And the Pioneers, who open Northwestern 3A-4A Conference play Friday night on the road at St. Stephens, have been explosive on offense, to say the least.

NEW ORLEANS  – For the second time this season, Appalachian State University’s Tristin Van Ord (Chapel Hill, N.C./Chapel Hill) was named Sun Belt Conference Runner of the Week by the league’s coaches on Thursday. This honor comes after Van Ord’s first-place finish at the Mountains to Sea Duals meet held in Boone.