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SACRAMENTO, CA. - Former Watauga High baseball player Ryder Jones, despite missing the first six games of the season, has put up some impressive numbers with the Sacramento River Cats, the Triple-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants in the Pacific Coast League.

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University's Board of Trustees approved a new five-year contract for Appalachian State football head coach Scott Satterfield at its March 24 meeting. The University of North Carolina Board of Governors approved the contract at its May 18 meeting. The contract lasts through the 2021 season.

No. 3 Tar Heels Beat Duke 3-2 In Extras....CHAPEL HILL --- Tyler Lynn's second walk-off hit in as many home conference wins lifted No. 3 North Carolina to a 3-2 victory over Duke in 10 innings Friday night at Boshamer Stadium. Josh Hiatt worked three scoreless innings in relief of J.B. Bukauskas to improve to 4-1 thanks to Lynn's bases-loaded infield single that plated Ashton McGee with the winning run.