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The Appalachian State University football team announces a schedule change; former Watauga High volleyball player, Emma Clark, receives a D-I offer; the WHS girl's basketball rallies past Hickory in the Northwestern Conference semifinals.; For more on these stories, the area scoreboard; and more sports headlines, please click on the link below....

The Watauga High girl's basketball team takes on Hickory in the Northwestern Conference semifinals. A win, and the Pioneers nail down the No. 2 seed and the automatic berth in the state playoffs. For more on this stories, and more local and regional headlines, please click on the link below....

Due to a threat of snow in the forecast for Thursday, the Northwestern Conference has announced it will move its semifinals from Thursday night to tonight. The games will be played at McDowell High School at their regular times. The Watauga High girls will play Hickory, and our coverage begins at 5:10 p.m., on WATA Radio and goblueridge.net.

For a recap of Tuesday night's games, the area scoreboard and more sports headlines, please click on the link below....

Denny Hamlin wins at Daytona, but Ryan Newman was seriously injured; the Tar Heels suffer another last-second loss; the Watauga High basketball teams begins postseason play tonight. For more on theses stories, a run down of tonight's schedule, and more sports headlines can be heard by clicking on the link below....