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EDWARDS UPDATE....

WINNIPEG - Former Mountaineer Armanti Edwards, now playing for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League, caught three passes for 40 yards Thursday night in a 33-25 loss to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

RALEIGH - The Score is reporting that the Carolina Hurricanes are close to being sold for $500 million dollars to Chuck Greenberg, the former managing partner of the MLB Texas Rangers. But the team will remain in North Carolina, according to Bloomberg News. And WRAL in Raleigh is reporting that the team and Greenberg has signed a letter of intent.

ASHEVILLE – Laura Foster was named the new girl's basketball coach at Asheville-Roberson on Thursday. Foster brings some impressive credentials as she takes over a program that was 18-9 last season.

Hoerner Adds Alex Hupp to Softball Staff

BOONE, N.C. - Appalachian State head softball coach Shelly Hoerner announced the hiring of Alex Hupp as the Mountaineers’ new softball assistant coach on Thursday.