Over 40 athletes were honored at the annual Fall Sports Awards Banquet at Ashe County High School recently.Varsity award winners are pictured here. Junior varsity players will be featured in Tuesday’s edition of the Jefferson Post.
With the wrestling season in its very early stages, the team is starting to take shape at Ashe County High School.The Huskies have competed at a quad-match at Mitchell and the Old Appalachian Tournament at Watauga last week.Mitchell 63, Ashe 15106-pound division: Caleb Cooper (Ashe) pinned Malachi Staton (Mitchell) at 1:21.113-pound division: Kyler Hoilman (Mitchell) won via forfeit.120-pound division: Jacob Weaver (Ashe)...
Ashe rallied from a 10-point deficit in the championship game of the Miller Insurance/Dr. Pepper JV Invitational Tournament on Saturday to get the victory.The Huskies got to the championship game with a 67-30 win over Avery on Friday. Dante Shuler led Ashe with 17 points. Coco Clay and James Bittle both scored 12 and Judd Price had 10.In the championship game, Ashe had to come from behind. The Huskies outscored Watauga 20-8 in the second half to get a 47-45 win in the fi...
The Lady Husky players and coaches were able to celebrate their first win of the season last week at Hibriten, while the varsity men’s team continues to look for that first victory.Ashe 49, Hibriten 24Hallie Brown played her best game of the season, especially on defense, to help the Lady Huskies easily handle Hibriten.Brown finished with eight points, five rebounds, five steals and four assists.As a team, Ashe forced 24 turno...
Submitted photo | Jefferson PostRyan Sloan (left) has traveled to Ashe County from California each of the last four years to hunt with his grandpa, Herman Dean Shepherd (right) from Jefferson. Ryan was able to get a trophy buck on this trip as he poses for a picture here.
It took a few extra minutes for the junior varsity Lady Huskies to get that first win of the season, but Ashe was able to hold on to a 32-25 win over Hibriten in overtime.Hibriten led for most of the game, but Ashe battled back and tied the score at 25 going to the OT session.Ashe held the Lady Panthers scoreless in the overtime and Alayne Spencer scored six of her 12 points in the final frame to secure the victory.“I could not be happier with how the gi...
Hunting can be a rewarding sport, providing billions of pounds of organic, free-range deer meat to outdoorsmen each year. By following certain guidelines when hunting deer, elk or any other animal, you can ensure a more successful hunt and fill your freezer.“Deer can be some of the craftiest, smartest big-game animals. Matching wits with one requires skill, experience and a few tricks,” says Scott Bestul, Field Editor for “Field & Stream” magazine and Co-Aut...
One of the top high school basketball programs in the country will be sending five athletes to the collegiate level next season, including four of those that will be playing in N.C.Shelton Mitchell, Kem Ubaru, Caleb Martin, Cody Martin and B.J. Stith, seniors at Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Va., all signed their National Letter of Intent with their respective schools during the early signing period that ran from Nov. 13 through Nov. 20.
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