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The Appalachian State University football team had a good day Wednesday during the early National Signing Day, inking 17 players to National Letters, including two players, who flipped their original commitments; the App State wrestling team thumped Little Rock on the road Wednesday night; and the woe continue for the Tar Heels. For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the link below....

The Watauga High basketball teams both came up short on Tuesday night at Mountain Heritage; WHS senior Anderson Castle is off to the Shrine Bowl on Saturday. He's the second Pioneer to appear in that game in three years; For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the link below....

The Appalachian State University football team added another recruit to its 2020 Class; Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints sets two NFL records; more bad news for the University of North Carolina men's basketball team; Watauga High hoops airs at 4:30 p.m., today on WATA Radio and goblueridge.net. For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the link below....

Anderson Castle of the Watauga High football team will represent the Pioneers in the Shrine Bowl on Saturday in Spartanburg, S.C. He's the second WHS player to appear in this game since 2017; the WHS wrestling match scheduled for tonight with Wilkes Central has been postponed, but the middle school match is still on. For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the link below....

The Watauga High wrestling team picked up a couple of wins at the Alleghany Duals on Saturday; Madison Bumgarner lands on his feet; the Panthers drop another one; the Tar Heels, bitten by the injury bug, have dropped three straight. For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the link below....