Watauga's baseball team plays Thursday
by Steve Behr Sports Editor
Watauga's Northwestern Conference Tournament semifinal baseball game is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Thursday at M.S. Deal Stadium in Granite Falls.
The Pioneers, seeded sixth, reached the semifinals by beating No. 3 seeded Patton 4-3 in nine innings. Hunter Isaacs hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning to provide the final margin of victory.
The Pioneers play No. 2 seed Fred T. Foard, which beat No. 7 seed St. Stephens Tuesday night.