Drummonds named Athlete of the Week
by Steve Behr Sports Editor
Drummonds, a senior, won the pole vault and the 100-meter hurdles at the High Country Classic track and field meet held at Jack Groce Stadium on May 4.
Drummonds also had a single and scored a run against Fred T. Foard in the semifinals of the Northwestern Conference softball tournament on May 2. She walked in the first inning, while facing standout pitcher Lexi Shubert, and stole second. She scored the Pioneers' only run on a Hope LaPoint double.
Drummonds added a single in the third inning, but was thrown out trying to steal second.
Foard is ranked No. 1 in 3-A going into the state tournament.
Drummonds also scored a run after reaching base on a fielder's choice in Watauga's 3-2 victory over South Caldwell in the first round of the tournament.
The award is sponsored by Five Guys Burgers and Fries.