Sports

BOSTON - Just nine weeks out from the Boston Marathon, ZAP / Reebok resident athletes Tyler Pennel and Nicole Dimercurio stepped down in distance and visited Bean Town for a shorter event - the 5,000m - at the Bruce Lehane Valentine Indoor Track & Field Invitational at Boston University.

GIRL’S CHAMPIONSHIP RECAP

WINSTON-SALEM - Sarah LaTour was Cuthbertson’s lone individual event champion as she claimed the 3200 meter run. LaTour dominated the race, posting a time of 11:03.16, besting second place Jonna Strange from North Iredell who finished in 11:14.92.

Watauga High Athletic Director Dustin Kerley has announced that the Pioneers will host West Caldwell in both girls and boys basketball in the first round of the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference tournament next Tuesday night, February 13 at Lentz Eggers Gym. The girls game will start at 6pm and the boys will follow (this is varsity only as the JV seasons are now over).