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Western Carolina junior quarterback Troy Mitchell was today named the Southern Conference Offensive Player of the Week as selected and announced by the league office. The honor is the second of the week for Mitchell who picked up weekly plaudits from College Sports Madness earlier on Monday.

The Hickory Crawdads took advantage of eight walks and three errors on Sunday night and defeated Delmarva 10-6 at Arthur W. Purdue Stadium. It's also the first

The Appalachian State University women’s soccer team used a hat trick from Sam Childress (Kernersville, N.C./East Forsyth), including her golden goal in the first overtime period to down the Liberty Flames, 4-3, in overtime Sunday.

With 109 rushing yards against Michigan on Saturday, redshirt freshman Terrence Upshaw (Duluth, Ga./Northview) became the first Appalachian State University player in 40 years to rush for 100 yards in his collegiate debut.

The Carolina Panthers signed ten players to their practice squad on Sunday, including former Appalachian State University All-American linebacker D.J. Smith.