8-Aug Scrimmage (Maiden) TBA TBA
10-Aug Scrimmage (Jamboree) Lincolnton High School TBA
17-Aug TC Roberson Away 7:30 PM
24-Aug Ashe County Home 7:30 PM
31-Aug Avery County Home 7:30 PM
7-Sep Wilkes Central Away 7:30 PM
14-Sep Open
21-Sep South Caldwell Away 7:30 PM
28-Sep Alexander Central Home (Youth Football Night) 7:30 PM
5-Oct Hickory Away 7:30 PM
12-Oct St. Stephens Home (Homecoming) 7:30 PM
19-Oct McDowell Away 7:30 PM
26-Oct Freedom Home (Senior Night/Pink Out) 7:30 PM
2-Nov West Caldwell Away 7:30 PM
9-Nov 1st Rd Playoffs TBA 7:30 PM
16-Nov 2nd Rd Playoffs TBA 7:30 PM
23-Nov 3rd Rd Playoff TBA 7:30 PM
30-Nov 3A Western Finals TBA 7:30 PM
7-Dec 3A State Championship Game TBA TBA



23-Aug Ashe County Away 6:30PM
30-Aug Avery Away 6:30PM
6-Sep Wilkes Central Home 6:30PM
13-Sep Open
20-Sep South Caldwell Home 6:30PM
27-Sep Alexander Central Away 6:30PM
4-Oct Hickory Home 6:30PM
11-Oct St. Stephens Away 6:30PM
18-Oct McDowell Home (JV Pink Out Night) 6:30PM
25-Oct Freedom Away 6:30PM
1-Nov West Caldwell Home 6:30PM


  • WHS will play both rival schools Avery and Ashe at Home in 2018
            ****The 2018 season will be the last game of the rivalry between Watauga and  Avery.  Avery County officials have elected to end the rivalry between the two schools after the 2018 season.
  • The homecoming game will be October 12 (St; Stephens)
  • Watauga County Youth FB Night will be 9/28 (Alexander Central)
  • Senior Night and Pink Out Game will be October 26 (Freedom)
  • Both teams that beat Watauga in 2017 will come to Jack Groce Stadium in 2018
  • Watauga has not lost a home game in two years at Jack Groce Stadium