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And the beat just goes on for the Watauga High volleyball team. The Pioneers, who has struggled the last two years, have turned their fortunes around in a big way.

North Dakota State remained the No. 1 team in the Football Championship Subdivision Coaches Poll this week. The Bison were nearly a unanimous No. 1 selection, receiving 25 of the 26 first-place votes after extending their FCS-record winning streak to 26 games.

Appalachian State University volleyball continues their accomplishments as Emily Corrigan and Paige Brown were named Sun Belt Players of the Week for the second-straight week. Both players had huge roles in the Mountaineer's successful week as they defeated Gardner-Webb, Cincinnati,

Lenoir-Rhyne University's Briana Gottberg has been named the South Atlantic Conference Volleyball Specialist Of The Week, league officials announced today. The award is sponsored by AstroTurf. Gottberg is the first weekly winner for the 2014 season.

5 and 5: Five Home Contests and Five Away Games on tap for Week 3:

New Mexico State and UL Monroe got Sun Belt Conference play started off on the right foot this past Saturday with their respective conference wins over Georgia State and Idaho. Those two teams will