NWC Preseason Coaches Poll Released....The Watauga High football team has been picked to finish fifth in the NWC Preseason Poll. The Pioneers, who have won 24 games the last three seasons, strung together three winning seasons in a row for the first time since 1979-1981, received 30 points from the conference coaches. 

App State Football Fall Camp: August 10....BOONE, N.C. —  Wednesday’s weather didn’t get any better than it has been in previous days, but Appalachian State University football sure did on the 12th day of fall camp in the afternoon at Kidd Brewer Stadium. 

From the time he was four or five years old Phil Ford can remember being full of energy. His uncle recommended that his parents get him a ball and a bat, and from that point on it was always baseball, football, and basketball.

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads made 11 hits Tuesday night, but they only pushed two runs across the plate in a 7-2 loss to the Augusta GreenJackets in a South Atlantic League game at L.P. Frans Stadium.

Men’s Soccer Preseason Report: Aug. 9....BOONE, N.C. — After tough fitness training and a 5v5 winners tournament in the morning, Appalachian State University men’s soccer took the field for the first practice of the 2016 season on Tuesday