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BOONE, N.C. – App State will welcome alumni and fans back to Boone this fall for its annual Homecoming football game, set for Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021.

BOONE, N.C. — With a quarterback pressured into throwing the ball toward an incompletion-friendly area near the black-shirted sideline, defensive coordinator Dale Jones saw it coming his way and roused his players by successfully punting the mid-air offering before it touched the turf.

BOONE, N.C. — After a defensive stop, Jordon Earle walked toward the middle of the field to let his teammates on the offensive side hear about it. A large group of offensive players responded with their own comebacks.

The Watauga High boy's soccer team was honored with all-conference, all-region and two all-state selections on Wednesday; the WHS girl's soccer team bounces back in a big way; WHS softball pounds out 18 hits in a lopsided win against Freedom; former Pioneer Jada Wilson throws another gem. For more on these stories, area scores, and more sports headlines, please click on the links below....