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Watauga High Athletic Director Dustin Kerley has announced that tonight's scheduled softball game against Ashe County tonight has been postponed. It's the third rain out of the day. Eariler, WHS baseball at West Wilkes, and the WHS boy's tennis match with Ashe County were rained out. No make up dates have been announced,

BOONE, N.C. — Tonight's baseball game between Appalachian State and Gardner-Webb has been moved from Charlotte to Boone, with first pitch scheduled for 7 p.m. at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

BOONE, N.C. — Two matchups against Power Five Conference foes from the Carolinas and a nationally televised Thursday home game against Georgia Southern on Halloween night are among the highlights in a 2019 schedule that includes two home games apiece in September and October for Appalachian State’s football team.

Fellow seniors Heaven Nelson and Hannah McIntosh of Avery High will leave some big shoes behind to fill when they graduate. Appalachian State University football releases its 2019 schedule, and there's another coaching change in the Northwestern Conference....

For the second year in a row, the Watauga High girl's basketball team was ambushed by Cuthbertson in the second round of the state playoffs. For more on this story, a recap on Appalachian State University basketball from Thursday night, and the area scoreboard, please click on the link below....