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The Ashe County High School Huskies soccer team (13-10-1) lost its final game before the state playoffs on Monday, Oct. 29, in a neutral site 3-1 loss to the Wilkes Central Eagles (15-4-3). Played on Watauga High School’s football field in Boone, the game was scheduled after the Huskies and …

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County High School Huskies football (9-2) team took home its first ever Mountain Valley Athletic Conference title on Friday, Nov. 2, after a 37-13 win over the Starmount Rams (5-6). The Huskies had previously been co-champions of the conference four times.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County High School Huskies’ game against the West Wilkes Blackhawks on Monday, Oct. 22 was originally scheduled to be the last home game of the regular season. Despite a home game being rescheduled for Thursday, Oct. 25, the team went ahead with its celebration of t…

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MILLERS CREEK — The Ashe County Huskies football team (8-2) continued its march towards a conference title on Thursday, Oct. 25, defeating the West Wilkes Blackhawks (3-7) 55-6 for their seventh-straight win of the season. Senior quarterback Luke Hudler led the way for the Huskies, going 13-…

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Huskies soccer team (13-8-1) capped off its regular season with a 6-0 win over the North Wilkes Vikings(5-12) in a cold home game on Oct. 25. The game was originally scheduled to be played on Oct. 10, but had to be rescheduled due to Hurricane Michael.

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WEST JEFFERSON — During the Ashe County High School Huskies boys’ soccer team’s 8-2 win over the West Wilkes Blackhawks on Monday, Oct. 22, school history was made. Huskies senior forward Alec Roland became the school’s all-time male goalscorer after burying a penalty kick at the start of th…

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County JV football team extended its winning streak to four games, beating the West Wilkes Blackhawks 39-22 on Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County High School Huskies boys’ soccer team (9-7-1) faced off against conference opponent the West Wilkes Blackhawks (1-18) at home on Monday, Oct. 22, winning 8-2. The game was set to be in important conference match-up as the Huskies are playing for playoff stand…

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From left, Ashley Dollar, Sarah Corley, coach Larry Dix, Molly Rupard and Elizabeth Wallace traveled to the 2A Midwest Regionals in Salisbury Friday, Oct. 19. Rupard lost in first round singles after losing to a player from North Davidson. Corley and Wallace lost in first round doubles to a …

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County JV Huskies took care of business against the visiting East Wilkes Cardinals, blowing out the opposition 41-6 Thursday, Oct. 18.

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WEST JEFFERSON — Coming off a loss at Wilkes Central, the Ashe County men’s soccer team got back on the right track, winning 9-1 over the East Wilkes Cardinals Wednesday, Oct. 17.

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ASHE COUNTY — Youth from the Ashe County 4-H Shooting Sports posted impressive results at the Central Regional and NC State tournaments recently. The Central Regional tournament, which serves in part as a qualifier for the State tournament, was held at Millstone 4-H Camp in Ellerbe, NC on Aug. 8.

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WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County seniors were honored during the Oct. 9 volleyball match against East Wilkes. Bella Potter, Lauren Robinson, Cori Richardson, Rayna Blevins, Salem Brown and Maggie Knight were recognized before the contest.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Huskies football team (6-2) stepped up for the big 49-20 win over its conference rivals, the Wilkes Central Eagles (3-5), on Friday, Oct. 12. With the win, the Huskies take sole possession of the Mountain Valley conference, the first team to do so this season.

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WEST JEFFERSON — In the final week of the regular season, the Ashe County Huskies girls tennis team won their final three games down the stretch. The Huskies took down Starmount twice, and the team also beat West Wilkes while celebrating senior Molly Greer on Senior Day.

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WEST JEFFERSON — In one of the most even matches of the 2018 season, the Ashe County Huskies volleyball team (4-14, 0-10 MV) fell to the North Wilkes Vikings (4-14, 4-7 MV) 3-2 Oct. 2.

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HAYS — On a night meant for North Wilkes celebration, the Ashe County Huskies (5-2, 3-0 MV) trampled the North Wilkes Vikings (4-3, 0-3 MV) 60-7, spoiling the Vikings’ Homecoming festivities.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Huskies JV football team trounced the North Wilkes Vikings Thursday, Oct. 4, winning 27-12.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County High School Huskies men’s soccer team (10-6-1) caught fire in the second half to beat the Alleghany Trojans for its seventh win in eight games. The Huskies were looking to avenge a recent 0-3 lost to the Starmount Rams, and carve out their status as conferenc…

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WEST JEFFERSON — In another three-game week, the Ashe County women’s tennis team went 2-1, defeating Alleghany and Wilkes Central. The Huskies fell to Mountain Valley Athletic Conference-leader East Wilkes.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County High School Huskies men’s soccer team (8-6-1) couldn’t hold on against the conference power-house Starmount Rams (7-6), falling in a 0-3 home loss on Oct. 1. Coming into the game, the Huskies were carrying a six-game winning streak, while the Rams were riding…

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Huskies (4-2, 2-0 MV) dominated the Elkin Elks (3-3, 0-2 MV) in shutout fashion Friday, Sept. 28. Winning 42-0, Ashe County improved its win total to four games, more than the team achieved in the entire 2017 season.

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ELKIN — The Ashe County girls and boys cross country teams both took home wins at the teams’ meet in Elkin Wednesday, Sept. 26. The meet included Ashe County, Elkin and West Wilkes.

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ELKIN — Traveling to Elkin to take on the Elks, the Ashe County Huskies JV football team added another tally to the win column, winning 20-14.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County High School Huskies (6-5-1) pulled off the upset over their conference foes, the Wilkes Central Eagles (5-2-3), getting the 3-1 win at home on Sept. 19. While their records weren’t that far apart at 4-5-1 and 5-1-3, the Eagles had better results against oppon…

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Huskies volleyball team (4-11) were defeated by the Starmount Rams (10-5) 3-0 Thursday, Sept. 20.

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WEST JEFFERSON — Hosting the Alleghany Trojans, the Ashe County Huskies JV football team fell 32-6 on Thursday, Sept. 20.

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ELKIN — Traveling to Elkin to take on the Elks, Ashe County women’s tennis would fall 6-3 Tuesday, Sept. 18.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County High School Huskies soccer team (3-3-1) blew away the visiting Elkin Elks (1-8) in a 9-0 mercy-rule blowout on Sept. 12, moving to 2-0 in conference play this season. Whether or not the game would actually happen ended up being a touch-and-go decision until o…

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WILKESBORO — At the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference Preview, the Ashe County Huskies cross country teams both came out on top over West Wilkes, Wilkes Central, Elkin, Starmount, North Wilkes, Alleghany and East Wilkes.

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SPARTA – The Ashe County Huskies (6-2) continued their recent winning streak Thursday, Sept. 13, shutting out the Alleghany Trojans (0-7) 9-0.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Huskies (4-8) lost their fifth match in a row, falling at home to the Wilkes Central Eagles (6-5) 3-0.

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More than two decades ago, during an Ashe Central High School volleyball practice, a distraction wandered her way onto the court. As the head coach barked instructions to his players, many of them had flocked over to the sideline, finding a much cuter alternative to basic drills and fundamentals.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County High School Huskies soccer team (2-5-1) pushed aside the Oak Hill Academy Warriors (0-2) in a 4-1 win, despite playing a weakened team comprised of mostly JV players. The game was the Huskies’ second of three games in three days, and was the only one of the t…

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County High School Huskies (2-5-1) soccer team fell to the visiting North Iredell Raiders (6-1-1) in a 2-3 nailbiter. The Huskies came into the game after playing twice in the previous two days, going 1-1 in the 48-hour span.

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WEST JEFFERSON — After blowout losses to Hibriten and Watauga, the Ashe County Huskies (2-2) returned to the win column Friday, Sept. 7, beating the West Caldwell Warriors (0-4) 47-0.

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WEST JEFFERSON — Playing three straight days of matches, the Ashe County Huskies (4-3) went 2-1 between Sept. 4-6, beating Wilkes Central and West Wilkes.

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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Huskies’ (3-7) losing streak extended to three games Tuesday, Sept. 4, as the Huskies fell to the Elkin Lady Elks (1-4) 3-0.

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The Ashe County High School football Team (1-2) suffered its second-straight blowout loss when they faced off against the Hibriten Panthers (3-0), losing 14-56 on Aug. 31. Hibriten finished last season as the NCHSAA 2AA state championships, and the Huskies’ 14 points are the most they’ve all…