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App State Commits Five Errors in Shutout Loss

Appalachian State University baseball committed five errors that led to five unearned runs in a 7-0 loss to No. 6 NC State on Saturday afternoon at Doak Field. Full Story

UPDATED: Brackets Finalized....

At least right now, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association has released a rough draft of the state playoffs brackets. The state playoffs begin Monday. And for the Watauga High boys' basketball team (17-9), the No.1 seed among the Class 4A schools in the Northwestern

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Hickory, Freedom Capture NW3A/4A Titles

The Hickory High girls' basketball team won the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference title game Friday night by knocking off Freedom, the No.2 seed in the tournament field on its home floor, 66-41 Friday night in Morganton, N.C. The Red Tornadoes (24-0), ranked No.2 in the Class 3A state poll, also won its 17th consecutive

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Johnson, Ward Eliminated at State Tournament

Blake Johnson and Kyle Ward of the Avery High wrestling team were both eliminated from competition at the Class 1A State Wrestling Tournament at the Greensboro Coliseum.

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LMC Volleyball Wins Fourth Straight

Lees-McRae sophomore Brady Markle smashed a game-high 13 kills and senior Matt Harpenau tallied six block assists while LMC dominated on both sides of the ball in a sweep of Rutgers-Newark, 25-19, 25-21, 25-21, Friday evening at The Golden Dome in Newark, N.J. Full Story

ASU Women Fall to North Carolina Central

Appalachian State University women's tennis began its three-match weekend with a 4-3 loss to North Carolina Central on Friday at the NCCU Tennis Courts. Full Story

Davis Drives In Five, Apps Fall Short

Jaylin Davis (McLeansville, N.C./Northeast Guilford) drove in all five Appalachian State University baseball runs but four errors proved too costly for the Mountaineers in their 6-5 loss to No. 6 NC State on Friday

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Lincoln Memorial Squeaks By Lenoir-Rhyne, 4-3

The Lincoln Memorial Baseball Team (6-4-1, 4-2) held on to defeat Lenoir-Rhyne (3-9, 1-5), 4-3, Friday evening in a South Atlantic Conference game at Bears Field.

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The North Carolina High School Athletic Association state wrestling championships at the Greensboro Coliseum rolled through its second day of action on Friday, concluding Friday night with semifinal matches in all classifications.

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ASU Splits Doubleheader at Blues City Classic

Appalachian State University softball began the Blues City Classic with a double header on the opening day of the tournament on Friday. The Mountaineers challenged the Racers of Murray State in the first game of the double header and Lipscomb in game two of the day. App State defeated Murray State 5-0 in game Full Story

Hardin Park, Parkway Win Middle School Titles

The Hardin Park Middle School girls' basketball team capped off an undefeated season by knocking off Blwoing Rock 50-32 in the Watauga County middle school championship game at Lentz-Eggers Gym at Watauga High School. Full Story


Demetre Kostis had a pretty productive day on Friday at the Class 4A State Wrestling Championships in Greensboro, N.C. The Watauga High advanced to the state finals by knocking off Kollin Wade (43-4) of Cary 5-4 in the 132 pound weight class in the state semifinals.

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Tracy, Rooney Help LMC Thump Brevard

Lees-McRae sophomore Jenah Tracy and senior Katelin Rooney combined for nine goals while the women's lacrosse team drubbed Brevard in its season opener, 18-0, in nonconference action Friday afternoon at Brevard Lacrosse Field in Brevard, N.C. Full Story

ASU Men Fall to Coastal Carolina

Appalachian State University men's tennis saw its two-match winning streak come to an end with a 4-2 loss at Coastal Carolina on Friday at the Billy Nichols Tennis Center. Full Story

UPDATED: Kostis Advances To State Semis

Demetre Kostis is just two wins away from winning the Class 4A state championship at 132 pounds. The Watauga High senior moved one step closer as he defeated Joe Mondragon of Wilmington-Ashley 9-3 Friday afternoon at the Class 4A State Wrestling Championships at the Greensboro Full Story

L-R Soccer Signs Five Players

Lenoir-Rhyne University Head Women's Soccer Coach Cally Morrill has announced the signing of five players for the 2014 season.

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ASU to Honor Robinette at BB&T Ballpark

Appalachian State University athletics will honor the memory of Yosef Club founder and longtime Appalachian State Director of Alumni Affairs Fred

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Western Carolina Holds Off Mountaineers

A 9-0 Western Carolina run to open the game and a dismal night at the free-throw line proved to be fatal in Appalachian State University men’s basketball’s 74-61 loss to WCU on Thursday at the Holmes Center. Full Story

Kostis Advances To Quarterfinals


Demetre Kostis is on a mission. The Watauga High senior is aiming his sights on a state championship, something the Pioneers haven't done since 2006 (Travis Coffey and Jacob Earp both won titles that year).

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