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According to Newton-Conover coach Matt Beam, who is in his first year with the Red Devils (3-0-1), Friday night's game between Freedom (3-0-1) and Newton-Conover, which was halted late in the first half by lightning, has been officially ruled a tie. And all statistics from that game will count.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team (2-0), ranked No. 6 in NCAA Division II, scored the game's final 23 points en route to a 33-6 victory over Virginia State (0-2) Saturday afternoon at Rogers Stadium in Ettrick, Va.

Watauga High senior Kathleen Mansure raised some eyebrows on Saturday. Mansure, a state qualifier last year (she finished 82nd) has stepped it up this season in a big way.

Freshman Alexandria Flint paced the Lees-McRae women’s cross country team at the Furman XC Classic in Greenville, S.C. Saturday afternoon.

Let's face facts,  the Appalachian State University volleyball team has just forgotten how to lose. The Mountaneers (10-0 overall; 1-0 Sun Belt Conference) won their tenth consecutive game Saturday morning by disposing of Radford in three sets, 25-17, 25-15 and 25-15. in the second