Sports

The Hickory Crawdads didn't have any problems making hits Sunday afternoon. Unfortunately, they only scored four times in a 9-4 loss to the Rome Braves at State Mutual Stadium.

Tim Hudson of the San Francisco Giants will replace teammate Madison Bumgarner in the All-Star Game Tuesday in Minneapolis, MN.

There are two players from the High Country playing minor league baseball this summer---Ryan Arrowood and Ryder Jones.

The Hickory Crawdads offense came back to life Saturday night against the Rome Braves in an 8-1 win at State Mutual Stadium.

The Watauga 10-and-under boys' baseball team was eliminated Friday night in the Tar Heel Boys' Midget League Tournament in Sparta, N.C. Watauga lost to Wilkes National 8-6 Friday night.