Sports

The Freedom High football team moved up two spots in this week Associated Press Class 3A Top Ten Poll. The Patriots (6-0-1), who defeated Watauga 27-6 last Friday

The Hickory Crawdads are partnering with Classroom Connections in the month of October to help collect much needed school supplies for area teachers, while giving fans the opportunity to purchase a 2015 Claw Club membership for half price.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Golf Team finished 14th at the 2014 Patsy Rendleman Invitational which concluded at Tuesday at the Country Club of Salisbury. The Bears

The Lees-McRae men’s soccer match scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 15 has been moved from 7 p.m. in Banner Elk to 3 p.m. in Boone, N.C., announced the team

The Appalachian State University womens' golf team played the final round of the Lady Pirate Invitational on Tuesday after completing the first two rounds on Monday. The tournament was held at the par-72, 6,014 Greenville Country Club.