Sports

BOONE, N.C. – A stout defensive effort by Appalachian State University highlighted Saturday’s 17-3 victory over Georgia State in Kidd Brewer Stadium.

Friday Night's Scores

WATAUGA 61, FRED T. FOARD 28
HIBRITEN 44, ST. STEPHENS 0
MORGANTON-PATTON 42, SOUTH CALDWELL 14
MORGANTON-FREEDOM 42, HICKORY 35
WEST CALDWELL 35, BANDYS 0
ASHEVILLE-REYNOLDS 34, ASHEVILLE 16
WILKES CENTRAL 42, ASHE COUNTY 20
ALEXANDER CENTRAL 55, NORTH IREDELL 8
McDOWELL 37, NORTH BUNCOMBE 3

AVERY, BYE WEEK

BOONE - The Watauga High football team maintained its share of first place in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference Friday night with a 61-28 win over Fred T. Foard on Homecoming at Jack Groce Stadium.

Men’s Basketball Opens Preseason Practice on Oct. 2....Appalachian State University men’s basketball will open up its official preseason practices on Sunday, Oct. 2. The Mountaineers are coming off of a summer full of progress both on the court and in the weight room. 

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Southern Conference announced that it will honor its 2016-17 commitments to championships scheduled in the state of North Carolina. These include men’s soccer in Greensboro, men’s and women’s basketball in Asheville, and men’s golf in Pinehurst.