Sports

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BOONE, N.C. – Appalachian State University baseball senior right-hand pitcherMatt Brill (Coal Valley, Ill./Moline) was selected in the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 12th round (No. 352 overall)on Wednesday afternoon.

Josh Honeycutt is Watauga High's new soccer coach and Hickory native and WCU alum, J.T. Poston tees off tomorrow at the U.S. Open....

Volleyball Announces 2017 Schedule

BOONE, N.C. –– Appalachian State University volleyball and head coach Matt Ginipro announced its fall slate of games for the 2017 season on Wednesday. The upcoming schedule features 11 home matches, which includes App State hosting the Appalachian Invitational Sept. 1-2. Over the last four seasons, Appalachian State holds a 37-20 (.649) record in matches held in Boone.