HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Watauga’s Berry to coach both varsity teams next season

Published Tuesday, May 7th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com BOONE – Watauga High will have one varsity head coach for both of its basketball teams next season, announcing girls’ head coach Lauren Berry will also be the boys’ head coach next season. She has coached the Watauga varsity girls the last three seasons. MORE ON THE STORY BY THE WATAUGA DEMOCRAT: https://www.wataugademocrat.com/sports/local_sports/laura-barry-hired-to-coach-whs-boys-basketball-program/article_07cd640f-11c8-51cd-a428-c224bd032185.html

NORTHWESTERN 3A-4A ROUNDUP: Hamrick-led Watauga hands S. Caldwell first baseball loss

Published Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Junior 1-hits Spartans, strikes out 11 to help create 3-way tie for league lead   HobbsDailyReport.com Watauga High junior Travis Hamrick threw a complete game — holding South Caldwell to one hit and striking out 11 — as the Pioneers won 2-0 in Hudson and handed the Spartans their first baseball loss of the season. Watauga (7-4, 6-1) scored is …

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Watauga’s Sanders exits after 15 years as boys’ head coach

Published Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

HobbsDailyReport.com BOONE – Rob Sanders – whose 200 wins as head boys’ basketball coach at Watauga High is the most in school history — won’t be back for a 16th season. The Pioneers announced on Tuesday they’ve started a search for a new head coach and that Sanders will remain at the school as a physical education teacher. Sanders became …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Weddington ends Watauga’s pursuit of state 3AA title

Published Saturday, December 1st, 2018

Pioneers finish 13-1 after winning Northwestern 3A-4A championship HobbsDailyReport.com BOONE – One of the best football seasons in Watauga High history ended Friday night at home. The top-seeded Pioneers were eliminated by fifth-seeded Weddington 41-14, ending the season at 13-1 under head coach Ryan Habich after winning a Northwestern 3A-4A championship. Weddington (13-1) faces third-seeded Mount Tabor (10-4) at Mount …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Watauga’s Greene, Freedom’s Birchfield lead All-Northwestern 3A-4A

Published Saturday, December 1st, 2018

Alexander Central’s Chapman tops on defense; Hickory kicker Boston wins Special Teams award   HobbsDailyReport.com A player who had an impact in multiple roles this season for Watauga High has been named the Northwestern 3A-4A football player of the year. The All-Northwestern 3A-4A team — released Saturday with 63 players picked — is led by Jackson Greene, a 5-foot-11, 185 …