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Briggs Breaks Shutout Record: Senior Kaitlyn Briggs set a school record with her 22nd career shutout and senior teammate Meagan Thornton tallied two goals and an assist while the Lees-McRae women's soccer team battered Southern Wesleyan, 5-0, in Conference Carolinas action Wednesday evening at Childs Field in Central,

The Watauga Middle School football team marched its way to another win Wednesday night. The Wolverines (4-1) knocked off Granite Falls 29-22 at MSDeal Stadium.

A familiar foe awaits Appalachian State football for its first-ever Sun Belt Conference game, as the Mountaineers travel to longtime rival Georgia Southern for Thursday night’s nationally televised Sun Belt opener. Kickoff is set for

The great mystery is finally over. Watauga High junior Aaron Dobbins will play Friday night against St. Stephens. It will be the first time he's stepped on a football field since the season opener at Alexander Central on August 22.

Appalachian State University men’s cross country runner Michael Ellis (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mt Tabor) was named Sun Belt Conference Male Runner of the Week, as announced by the league on Wednesday.