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Hickory, NC- Hickory Crawdads outfielder Yanio Perez has been named South Atlantic League's Player of the Week for April 24th-30th, following his monster week at the plate that helped the 'Dads take three out of four games from Columbia.

hree Former Apps Sign Free Agent Deals....BOONE, N.C. – Three former Appalachian State Mountaineers have signed free agent contracts following the 2017 NFL Draft. Offensive lineman Parker Collins signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars, linebacker Kennan Gilchrist signed with the Dallas Cowboys, and safety Alex Gray is headed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

The Carolina Panthers signed five more players on Monday afternoon....