Sports

The Appalachian State University volleyball team swept Presbyterian Tuesday night to notch its eighth-straight win, recording three sets with scores of 25-20, 25-20 and 25-23. The Mountaineers (8-0) are off to their best start in school history.

The Watauga County Parks and Recreation is offering the Final 2 dates for Fall Baseball and Fast Pitch Softball. You can still register for both sessions either at the main office between 8 am – 5 pm or onsite on the day of the clinic. The Baseball Clinic is held at the Optimist Fields and the Fast Pitch Softball Clinic is held at the Watauga High

Well, the search is finally over. The Watauga High athletic department finalized its coaching staff for the 2014-15 season on Tuesday afternoon.

The Watauga High girls' golf team turned in a third-place finish in their season opener at the Boone Golf Club Tuesday afternoon.

Lees-McRae senior James Galvani has been named the Conference Carolinas Men’s Soccer Player of the Week for his performance last week, the conference office announced Tuesday.