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Western Carolina defensive back Trey Morgan was named the Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Month for October.

During the annual NorPac Conference tournament banquet, three Appalachian State University field hockey players received all-conference recognition when the NorPac announced its first, second and all-academic teams on Wednesday night.

The Ashe County High boys' soccer team was eliminated in a 1-0 loss to Lake Norman-Charter in the third round of the NCHSAA Class 2A state playoffs.

The Hickory Crawdads are offering fans a "Suite" Deal just in time for the holidays, with $99 luxury suites and party patios available when ordered before Thanksgiving.

The Appalachian State University womens' soccer team suffered a tough 1-0 loss at the hands of Georgia Southern in the opening round of the Sun Belt Conference tournament in Mobile, AL.