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It's been a tough year for Watauga High football coach Ryan Habich and his team. The woes continued Friday night as Mitchell beat the Pioneers 34-23, snapping their 29-game home winning streak. Coach Habich talked about Friday night's game on WATA Radio....

Watauga High football coach Ryan Habich talkls about Friday night's match up against Mitchell with WATA Radio and goblueridge.net....

Game 1
#10/9 North Carolina (0-0) at Virginia Tech (0-0)
Blacksburg, Va. • Friday, Sept. 3, 2021 • 6 p.m. ET
Lane Stadium (66,233) • ESPN

A correction, the Tar Heels open their season tonight on their new home, Classic Hits 100.7/99.1 FM, at 5 p.m.; what's next for the NCHSAA?; the App State men and women's cross country teams open their respective seasons today; the App State and Lees McRae volleyball teams are in action today; the Lenior-Rhyne University football team opens its season Saturday. For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the links below....

Former Pioneer, Rebecca Farthing, has picked up right where she left off last season at Georgia Southern; former Pioneer Jake Watson made his 2021 debut with the Mars Hill University football team Thursday night; the area scoreboard, and more sports news can be heard by clicking on the link below....