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Preseason or not, the Panthers know they are significantly better than what they showed in Friday's 30-7 loss to the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium.

No wonder football coaches around the country are slowly losing their hair, or its prematurely turning grey.

The Hickory Crawdads began their pivotal three game series against the first-place Hagerstown Suns with an impressive showing Friday night. The 'Dads rode the stellar pitching of Yohander Mendez and Anyelo Leclerc to a 5-1 win at L.P. Frans Stadium.

A pair of seniors paced the Watauga High boys' and girls' cross country teams Saturday at the Western North Carolina Cross Country Carnival in Hendersonville, N.C.

Appalachian State University field hockey’s new facility has officially been named Brandon and Erica M. Adcock Field at Appalachian Field Hockey Stadium, it was announced on Friday.