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The woes continued for the Hickory Crawdads Saturday night. The Crawdads (57-42 overall; 16-14, second half of the South Atlantic League season) pounded out nine hits---all singles---in a 6-1 loss to

In its inaugural Sun Belt Conference and NCAA Division I FBS campaign, Appalachian State University football has been picked to finish seventh in the 2014 Sun Belt preseason coaches’ poll, the league

Madison Bumgarner picked up right where he left off before the All-Star Game. The winning pitcher last Sunday against Arizona in the final game before the break, Bumgarner led the San Francisco Giants to a 9-

After tying for the regular season championship last year, UL Lafayette and Arkansas State have been picked to finish first and second in the 2014 Sun Belt Football Preseason Coaches’ Poll.

It was a tough night at the plate for the Hickory Crawdads offensively. They were held hitless for four innings in a 6-2 loss at Greenboro Friday night at NewBridge Bank Park. The loss drops Hickory three games behind fisrt-place Greensboro in the South Atlantic League's Northern Division.