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The Hickory Crawdads April 19th game in Asheville against the Tourists has been canceled due to rain. Since the series is the final time the two teams will play this season, the contest will not be made up.

The Alexander Central High softball team steamrolled visiting Statesville 27-0 Wednesday night in Taylorsville, N.C. And the Cougars (20-0) did it by only batting two times.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Lacrosse Team (11-7) earned a spot in the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Tournament Championship after downing Newberry (6-11), 16-8, Friday night at the

With the game tied at two in the bottom of the eighth, the Appalachian State University baseball team (13-22 overall; 7-5 Southern Conference) coughed up four runs and dropped the first game of a very

The Hickory Crawdads received a stellar pitching performance from left-hander Yohander Mendez Friday night as he tossed six shutout innings with ten strikeouts in a 7-2 win against the Asheville Tourists at