Fisher DeBerry, who spent nine years as an assistant coach at Appalachian State University, has been elected to the College Football Hall Of Fame.
Sophomore Cody Penny, who played at South Caldwell High School, has put together two productive seasons at the University of North Carolina.
No. 17 North Carolina broke open a tight ballgame with four runs in the bottom of the eighth inning and downed Appalachian State University baseball, 7-2, on Tuesday afternoon at Boshamer Stadium.
The Northwestern 3A/4A Conference has released its men's all-conference team for 2011.
The Ashe County Huskies have released their schedule for the 2011 season.
Tuesday's scheduled game between the Hickory Crawdads and the Greensboro Grasshoppers at L.P. Frans Stadium was rained out.
Steady rains in the region washed out Tuesday's baseball schedule.
The Watauga High softball game between the Pioneers and South Caldwell scheduled for Tuesday night has been rained out.