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General Manager and head coach Chris Jones of the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League has added 25-year-old free agent defensive back Ed Gainey to his roster.

DENVER - The Colorado Rockies have announced that former Appalachian State University pitcher Ryan Arrowood was assigned to their Class AAA affiliate, the Albuquerque Isotopes, of the Pacific Coast League on Wednesday.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora has officially named Mitch Trubisky the starting quarterback for the Tar Heels season opener vs Georgia in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game on Sept 3.

Hagerstown, MD - The Hickory Crawdads must love living on the edge.

App State Women’s Tennis Ousted in First Round of SBC Tournament....NEW ORLEANS - The Appalachian state university women’s tennis team (7-14) fell to UL Monroe 4-3 in the first round of the Sun Belt women’s championship Thursday morning at the city tennis park in New Orleans.