Sports

Vikings Win 46th Straight....BURNSVILLE, NC - The Avery High boy's basketball team won its 46th straight game in the Western Highlands 1A-2A Conference.

BOONE, N.C. - Appalachian State University freshman defensive back Clifton Duck (Matthews, N.C./Butler) continues to rack up the postseason awards, as he was named to the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) Freshman All-American Team.

Clifton Duck receives All-America honors, the CFP TV ratings continue to fall, another Tigers will enter the NFL Draft....

The final AP Top 25 College Football Poll is out, will Freddie Freeman play in the WBC, the Hornets are in Houston, the Canes are at home with Columbus....

Evans named to Associated Press All-Bowl Team....Boone, N.C. – Appalachian State’s Darrynton Evans has been named to the Associated Press 2016 All-Bowl Team as a kick returner, the AP announced on Thursday.