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SPARTANBURG, SC - The Watauga High football team capped off another marvelous season under head coach Ryan Habich by sending another player to the Shrine Bowl.

The Watauga High basketball teams earn a split on Friday night at East Surry in their final game before a 10-day layoff for Christmas; A recap on those games, area scores and more sports headlines can be heard by clicking on the link below....

Watauga High junior Jackson Earnhardt buried four trifectas in the third quarter as the Pioneers pulled away from South Caldwell in the Northwestern Conference opener for both teams; senior Taylor Lipford of the Pioneers nailed three three pointers in the third quarter of the girl's game as the Pioneers beat South Caldwell for the eighth consecutive time. For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the link below....

Morganton-Freedom High quarterback Jayden Birchfield signed his National Letter of Intent with the U.S. Naval Academy, the Watauga High basketball teams open Northwestern Conference play with South Caldwell tonight. Coverage begins at 5 p.m., on WATA and goblueridge.net. For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the link below....