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Bobcats Release 2013-14 Schedule

The National Basketball Association released its schedule for the 2013-14 season on Wednesday. The season officially begins on Tuesday, October 29 with the two-time champion Miami Heat taking on the Chicago Bulls at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Fl. On that same night, the Los Angeles Lakers will open the Full Story

Zagoria Competes at USGA Amateur Championship

Appalachian State University women's golfer Haley Zagoria competed this week at the U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship in Charleston, S.C. The tournament was held at the Country Club of Charleston. The Atlanta native finished two rounds of stroke play shooting a 20-over-par 162. Zagoria shot an 80 in round one while Full Story

ASU Volleyball Earns Fourth-Straight AVCA Award

Appalachian State University volleyball has been honored for the fourth-straight year by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) with an AVCA Team Academic Award for its work in the classroom. The Mountaineers are one of 130 NCAA Division teams to be recognized for their academic prowess and join

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ASU Baseball Adds Pitcher To Incoming Class

Right-handed pitcher Sean Mason (Austin, Texas/McNeil) has signed a National Letter of Intent to join Appalachian State University’s baseball program, head coach Billy Jones announced on Wednesday. Full Story

Fornah Named New Assistant Coach At LMC

Kadija Fornah has been named the new assistant men and women's volleyball coach at Lees-McRae College, announced head coach Dave Schmidlin Wednesday.
"I am excited that Kadija is joining our program," said Schmidlin. "Not only is she an accomplished collegiate and professional athlete, but she is also down to earth, very

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Phelps Lands On His Feet

Former Watauga Highand Appalachian State University  graduate Jason Phelps has been named an assistant coach at Bunker Hill High by head coach Travis Conner on Monday.  Phelps has joined the Bears after two seasons as head coach at Foard. He will be the Bears’ defensive coordinator and teach strength and conditioning at the Full Story

Godwin Selected To Work Southeast Regional

Assistant principal Jim Godwin of Hardin Park Middle School in Boone, N.C., has been selected to work the Southeast Regional Little League semi-final game  in Warner

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ASU Camp Report: August 6

For the first time this season, Appalachian State University football donned full pads on Tuesday afternoon for its two-hour practice at Kidd Brewer Stadium.
The first day in full pads brought with it some big collisions. None were bigger than a clean but vicious hit that true freshman outside linebacker Rashaad Townes

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Brinson Blasts Walk-Off In Wild 10-9 Win

The Hickory Crawdads welcomed All-Star center fielder Lewis Brinson back from the disabled list Tuesday night and watched as he gave the 'Dads their second straight walk-off win with a 2-run blast in the 9th for a 10-9 victory over the Greensboro Grasshoppers at Crawdads Stadium. Brinson, who had missed the last nine Full Story

Harvey Fans Eight In GCL Win

Former Bandys High pitcher Hunter Harvey turned in his best performance of the season, so far. Harvey, who wa taken in the first round (22nd pick overall) of the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft in JUne by the Baltimore Orioles, allowed no runs, no hits, walked one and struck out a career-high eight batters in three innings against Full Story

Wiseman Named Head Coach At Avery

It took a while, but Matt Wiseman has finally landed his first head-coaching job. And the opportunities comes at his alma mater, Avery High in Newland, N.C. Wiseman, who was an assistant coach at Watauga for a number of years, takes over the girl's basketball program this season.  He succeed Missy Lyons, who stepped down last Full Story

All-Stater Polsgrove Out For Season

The high school football season is still a little less than three weeks away, and the problems are all ready mounting for Avery football coach Darrell Brewer and his coaching staff. The Vikings, who open the season at Cloudland (TN.) on Friday, August 23, lost their best player to injury on July 30. Defensive back Ty Polsgrove, who Full Story

Bison Tabbed Top Team in Preseason Poll

For the second straight season, North Dakota State Bison will start the season as the No. 1 ranked team in the FCS Coaches Preseason Poll. The following programs are ineligible for the Coaches Poll due to their transition to the FBS- Appalachian State, Charlotte, Georgia Southern and Old Dominion. The Bison are coming off Full Story

ASU Camp Report: August 5

Fall camp continued for Appalachian State University football on Monday with a two-hour practice at Kidd Brewer Stadium. Monday’s practice was Appalachian State’s fourth of the year. For the second-straight day, the Mountaineers worked out in helmets, shoulder pads and shorts with limited contact. The two-hour session followed Full Story

Akins' Walk-Off Blast Lifts Hickory

The Hickory Crawdads entered the bottom of the 9th inning Monday night in a 3-3 tie with the Greensboro Grasshoppers, as a result of losing a 2-run advantage in the 8th. 'Dads left fielder Jordan Akins made sure everyone went home happy however, as he launched a 2-out, walk-off solo home run to dead center field for a

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Laws Shines At Blue-Grey Classic

Ashe County High senior Alex Laws raised his stock this past weekend.  Laws, a member of the HJuskies' baseball team, was selected to play in the Blue-Grey Classic this Full Story

Presley, Dolphins Fall In Preseason Opener

De'Andre Presley, who signed a two-year deal with the Miami Dolphins back in January, made his preseason debut Sunday night in a 24-20 loss to the Dallas Cowboys in the Hall of Fame Game in Canton, OH. Presley, an All-America at Appalachian State University, is his second season with the Dolphins. Presley, who wasn't selected in Full Story

Crawdads Blank Tourists, 2-0

One day after the Hickory Crawdads and Asheville Tourists combined for 18 runs, 22 hits and seven home runs it was the pitching that prevailed Sunday night, as the 'Dads shutout the Tourists 2-0 in front of 1,771 fans at Crawdads Stadium. The win also gave Hickory the series win over Asheville three games to one. Full Story

Beck Joins ASU Volleyball Staff

Volleyball Head Coach Matt Ginipro announced the addition of Andrea Beck to his staff on Friday where she will serve as a volunteer assistant coach. Beck joins the Mountaineers after spending the past four seasons as a middle blocker at Wake Forest University. Full Story

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