Sports

NEW ORLEANS - Appalachian State University track and field head coach John Weaver was named the Women’s Indoor Track and Field Head Coach of the Year and Tristin Van Ord (Chapel Hill, N.C./Chapel Hill) was chosen as the Women’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Year, as announced by the Sun Belt on Wednesday.

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Redshirt-junior Denzel Dejournette (Winston-Salem, N.C./R.J. Reynolds) was named the Southern Conference Wrestler of the Year for the 2015-16 season and joined three other Mountaineer wrestlers on the all-Southern Conference team, the league office announced on Wednesday.

Crawdads & Barkley Baseball Camps....Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads and Barkley Baseball School are partnering again in 2016 to provide fans with both a free, one-day clinic and a four-day, paid camp this season at L.P. Frans Stadium.

NEW ORLEANS – Beginning with the 2018 football season the Sun Belt Conference will be a 10-team football league.

PHOENIX DOWNS AVERY AGAIN....NEWLAND, NC - The Avery High boy's basketball team was halted by Winston-Salem Prep for the third straight year in regional play Tuesday night.