Sports

Appalachian State University men’s basketball staff is complete with the hiring of three assistant coaches, head coach Jim Fox announced on Thursday.

The Watauga High baseball team snapped its three-game winning streak by knocking off Rocky Mount Prep 18-0 in the opening-round of the Tarboro Easter Classic at Municipal Stadium in Tarboro, N.C.

The Fred T. Foard High baseball team added to its program’s history Wedneday night by knocking off Hickory 7-4 in the championship game of the 24th Annual Catawba Easter Classic in Hickory, N.C.

Joseph Lowder was at it again Wednesday night. Only this time, Lowder, who has been Ashe County High’s most dominant pitcher this season, did it with his bat.

Gardner-Webb scored six runs over the sixth, seventh and eighth innings to hand Appalachian State University baseball a 10-6 defeat on Wednesday evening at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.