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Lenoir-Rhyne University's Chloe Newell has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Women's Cross Country Runner Of The Week, league officials announced this afternoon.

Lenoir-Rhyne University's Ben Jones has been named to the 2014 Capital One CoSIDA NCAA Division II Academic All-District III Team for men's soccer.

Appalachian State University football will open the 2018 season against longtime national power Penn State, the schools announced on Thursday. The contest is scheduled for Sept. 1, 2018 at Beaver

Here are scores from the elementary school football games that were played last week at Avery High School. GBR would like to thank Stephen Poulos for these results.

And that's putting it mildly. The Watauga High football team, which is playing at the top of its game the last two weeks, travels to Barger Stadium to play Hickory Friday night.