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Cougars Tie State Record

TAYLORSVILLE, N.C. - The beat goes on, and on, and on for the Alexander Central High softball team. The Cougars defeated South Iredell 12-0 Friday night for their 83rd straight win, which ties them for the longest winning streak in NCHSAA history. The game was called in the top of the fifth because of the 10-run mercy rule.

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Offense Claims Victory in A-State Spring Game

JONESBORO, Ark. – The Arkansas State football team held its annual spring game Friday night at Centennial Bank Stadium, and “Coach Experience” winner Angie Gallaher led the Red Wolves’ offense to a 55-47 victory over the defense using a special scoring system put in place by the coaching staff.

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WHS, Ashe County Sports Roundup....

WHS Tennis Rolls Over Saint....BOONE - The Watauga High boys' tennis team picked up right where it left off following a lengthy Easter Holiday break. The Pioneers (6-1 overall, 5-0 Northwestern 3A-4A Conference) knocked off St. Stephens 7-2 Friday night at the WHS Tennis Courts in a NW3A-4A match.

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High Country Sports Roundup....

Lenoir-Rhyne Baseball Suspended....Asheville, N.C. - The Lenoir-Rhyne and Mars Hill South Atlantic Conference baseball game has been suspended. The game will pick up Saturday at 1:00 p.m., with Mars Hill holding a 9-2 advantage in the top of the eighth inning. A nine-inning game will follow. The series is being played

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'Dads Sweep Twinbill in Kannapolis

Hickory, NC -The Hickory Crawdads showed no signs of rust Friday night after consecutive rainouts, as the 'Dads played their first game in three days and came away with a sweep of their doubleheader against the Kannapolis Intimidators with 9-5 and 5-1 wins at CMC-NorthEast Stadium.

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Hokies Power Past No. 18 UNC

BLACKSBURG, Va. - Alex Perez and Brendon Hayden homered in a five-run sixth as Virginia Tech beat No. 18 North Carolina 8-3 Friday evening at English Field. Kit Scheetz limited UNC to three runs over seven strong innings as the Hokies beat the Tar Heels for the first time since 2007. Landon Lassiter had three hits and drove in a

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App State Falls in 12 Innings

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University baseball surrendered three unearned runs, including what turned out to be the game-winner in the top of the 12th inning, in a 4-3 loss to first-place Georgia State on Friday evening at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

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Crawdads Barkley Baseball Camps

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads and Barkley Baseball School are once again teaming up to provide fans with both a free, one day clinic and a four-day, paid camp this season at L.P. Frans Stadium.

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High Country Sports Roundup....

App Men Bounced From Sun Belt Tournament....NEW ORLEANS – Despite battling hard up and down the lineup, Appalachian State University men's tennis was eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament by nationally-ranked South Alabama, 4-1, on Friday at the UNO Tennis Center.

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Back For a Second Time....

LENIOR - Yes, Roger Burgess is back in the head coaching ranks. Burgess, who led the Hibriten High boys' basketball team for ten years, was named the girls' basketball coach Friday afternoon.

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Yow Gets Extension....

North Carolina State University has given Athletic Director Debbie Yow a two-year extension through July of 2019, which includes a salary of $690,000,

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App Recruit Selected For East-West Game

Asheville-Erwin senior Malik Moore, an Appalachian State University recruit, has been selected to play in the East-West All-Star basketball game in Greensboro, N.C., on July 20.

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Shrine Bowl Moving to Charlotte?

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Oasis Shriners Board of Directors has voted overwhelmingly to rejoin the Carolinas’ five other Shrine Chapters in sponsoring The Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas.

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UPDATED: Baseball at FHS Postponed

Watauga High Athletic Director Tom Wright has announced that Saturday's scheduled baseball games between the Pioneers and North Davidson have been cancelled due to poor field conditions. The baseball game scheduled at Freedom this afternoon has been postponed until Monday, April 27. Today's

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A Senior Night to Remember....

BOONE - And it sure was. The Watauga High girls' lacrosse team knocked off Mount Tabor 14-13 in double overtime Thursday night at Leigh Wallace Memorial Field.

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App State Erupts for 37 Runs in DH Sweep

RADFORD, Va. – It was a history-making night for the Appalachian State University softball team. The

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Six Tennis Players Land on All-Academic Team

HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Six Lees-McRae College tennis players---three from the men’s and three from the women’s team---were named to the Conference Carolinas Tennis All-Academic Teams.

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L-R Men's Lacrosse Advance To SAC Finals

Charlotte, N.C. - The Lenoir-Rhyne men's lacrosse team (9-6) defeated Coker (9-4), 14-9, in the semifinals of the 2015 South Atlantic Conference Championship Thursday evening on the campus of Queens University.

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App State Tennis.....

App Women Drops Heartbreaker to Red Wolves....NEW ORLEANS – Despite rallying from a one-point deficit to send the contest to doubles play, Appalachian State University women's tennis saw its season come to an end in a heartbreaking, 4-3 loss to Arkansas State in the first round of the

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