Sports

The Watauga High boy's soccer team has earned the No. 5 seed in the NCHSAA preliminary bracket for the state playoffs, which begin on Saturday. Those details and more sports news can be heard by clicking on the link below....

The Watauga High volleyball team lost to top-seeded Marvin Ridge on Tuesday night. That story, the Northwestern all-Conference team in volleyball and other local and regional stories can be found by clicking on the link below....

The Watauga High volleyball team travels to Waxhaw tonight to face top-seeded Marvin Ridge in the 3A State Quarterfinals. A win tonight and the Pioneers advance to the Final 4 Thursday night. That story and more can be heard by clicking on the link below....

ZAP Fitness athlete and Blowing Rock resident, Andrew Colley, became the fourth ZAP athlete to punch their ticket to the 2020 Olympic Marathon Trials, by virtue of his Half Marathon time of 1-hour, two minutes and 20 seconds set at the Valencia Half Marathon in Valencia, Spain.

Jair Alvarez had two goals and an assist as the Watauga High boy's soccer team knocked off Hickory 4-3 in a one-game playoff game Monday night. For more on this story and the rest of Tuesday's morning local sports report, please click on the link below....