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The Hickory Crawdads and Savannah were rained out Friday night. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Saturday, with the first 7-inning game scheduled for 5:05 p.m.

After 16 months of anticipation, Appalachian State University football officially began preparations for its inaugural season in the Sun Belt Conference and NCAA Division I FBS when it held its first practice of the 2014 campaign on Friday afternoon

The Hickory Crawdads got their seven-game road trip off to an impressive start Thursday night. The Crawdads pounded the Savannah Sand Gnats 10-1 at Historic Grayson Stadium.

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is initiating a new program that it hopes will be of great service to its member schools, especially to

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has selected Mark Dreibelbis, assistant commissioner of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA), as the recipient of the