Sports

Men’s Golf Announces 2016-17 Schedule....BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University head men’s golf coach Bill Dicusreleased the 2016-17 schedule on Friday. The Mountaineers will participate in four tournaments in the fall before competing in six spring events.

DALLAS —  For the second time in as many weeks, Appalachian State University football running back Marcus Cox (Dacula, Ga./Dacula) was named to a second preseason award watch list on Thursday, this time garnering recognition on the Doak Walker Award Watch List.

Lamb Selected to Davey O’Brien Watch List....FORT WORTH, Texas —  Appalachian State University football junior quarterback Taylor Lamb (Calhoun, Ga./Calhoun) landed on the Davey O’ Brien Preseason Watch List on Thursday as one of the top-30 quarterbacks in the nation.

BOONE, N.C. – Kermit Smith, a 15-year head coaching veteran, has been named the 13th head baseball coach at Appalachian State University, director of athletics Doug Gillin announced on Thursday.

BOONE, N.C. — The High Country Grizzlies, a professional American Indoor Arena football team, hosted a kickoff press conference this morning at 10:30 a.m. at McKethan Brothers Barbecue in Boone.