Sports

Appalachian State University football’s annual Fan Fest is set for Saturday, Aug. 16 at Kidd Brewer Stadium. Fan Fest begins at 5 p.m. with an EXCLUSIVE half-hour window for members of the Junior Mountaineer Kids Club and their parents to

The Hickory Crawdads saw their five-game winning streak come to an end Sunday night. Greensboro salvaged the final game in this four-game series as the Grasshoppers downed Hickory 6-1 in a rain-shortened game at L.P. Frans Stadium.

Appalachian State University football wrapped up the first full week of fall camp with a 128-play intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday afternoon at Kidd Brewer Stadium. Appalachian State’s

That phrase best describes the Hickory Crawdads during their current five-game winning streak. The Crawdads scored three times in the bottom of the ninth inning Saturday and defeated Geensboro 3-2 at L.P. Frans Stadium.

The Hickory Crawdads find themselves just two games out of first place in the Northern Division of the South Atlantic League. Hickory, which has given up just two runs in its last three games, got another strong pitching performance Friday night in a 1-0 win against the Greensboro Grasshoppers at L.P. Frans Stadium.