Middle school games cancelled for Thursday
by Steve Behr Sports Editor
The Watauga County middle school basketball schedule was postponed Thursday because of inclement weather.
School was cancelled Thursday, which kept the teams from playing. Those games have been rescheduled for Jan. 30.
The next schedule of games resumes on Jan. 27 when Green Valley plays at Parkway, Valle Crucis plays at Mabel, Bethel plays at Cove Creek and Hardin Park plays at Blowing Rock.
Games that were postponed on Jan. 9 were moved to Jan. 29. Green Valley plays at Valle Crucis, Parkway plays at Mabel, Bethel plays at Blowing Rock and Cove Creek plays at Hardin Park.
The games rescheduled for Jan. 30 include Bethel at Parkway, Mabel at Hardin Park, Cove Creek at Green Valley and Valle Crucis at Blowing Rock.
All the games start with the girls' games at 4 p.m., which are followed by the boys' game about 10 minutes after the conclusion of the girls' game.
The middle school tournament begins on Feb. 3 with a schedule of four girls' games and four boys' games, which will be played at the higher seeded teams' site.
The semifinals are at Watauga High School on Feb. 6 and the finals are at Watauga High on Feb. 10.