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The Bears are the fifth seed in the region tournament while the Bulldogs are seeded fourth. The game will be played at Haines & Carolyn Hill Stadium on the

Tyler Danish found a way to shut Hickory down Sunday night in a 3-1 win at CMC-NorthEast Stadium.

A solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning broke a 4-4 tie and proved to be the winning run in Western Carolina’s 7-4 victory over Appalachian State University baseball on Sunday afternoon at Hennon Stadium.

Cara Parker belted a pair of home runs and the Appalachian State University softball team wrapped up the regular season with a 5-3 win against Furman on Sunday afternoon in Greenville, S.C.

Watauga High football coach Ryan Habich has found his man. And, Habich feels, he's made the right choice. Mark Smith has been named the new football coach of the Watauga Middle School football team.