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The Texas Rangers announced today that Hickory Crawdads catcher Kellin Deglan has been promoted to the High-A Myrtle Beach Pelicans, becoming the 10th 'Dad this season to move up in the Rangers

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Soccer Team is ranked No. 22 in the 2014 NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division II National Preseason Top 25 Poll. NSCAA is the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.

Fans that purchase tickets to Appalachian State University football home games at least 13 days prior to each game during the 2014 season will be entered in a drawing to win an exclusive Gameday

The NCAA voted on Thursday to give the richest college conferences unprecedented freedom to make their own rules on matters such as stipends, scholarships and insurance for players.

Thursday was another much-anticipated day for Appalachian State University football, as it held its first two-a-day practices of the season at Kidd Brewer Stadium.