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Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads completed its three-game sweep of the Greensboro Grasshoppers Thursday night with a 5-1 win at L.P. Frans Stadium.

The University of Idaho announced today it will accept an invitation to play football in the Big Sky Conference beginning in fall 2018, pending approval by the State Board of Education.

Weekend Baseball Schedule Altered....BOONE, N.C. — A forecast for rain beginning late on Saturday and continuing through Sunday has prompted Appalachian State University baseball to adjust game times for its pivotal Sun Belt Conference series versus Arkansas State this weekend at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

GREENSBORO - The North Carolina Coaches Association is pleased to announce the rosters for the 2016 East-West All-Star football game to be played July 20 at Greensboro Grimsley's Jamieson Stadium. The game will feature some of the best recently graduated football players from around the state.

MARION, NC - The Watauga High baseball dropped a 6-1 decision to McDowell at Titan Field in a non-conference game on Thursday afternoon.