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Jake Chasteen, who will play soccer at Appalachian State University this fall, became the first Watauga High player to compete in the Clash of the Carolionas soccer match last Saturday in Charleston, S.C.

Appalachian State University field hockey head coach Brandi Alexander Kist has released the f2014 field hockey schedule on Monday, highlighted by 12 matches in the yet-to-be-named new home for the

Joey Gallo, who played for the Hickory Crawdads last summer, was named the Most Valuable Player of the Major League Baseball Futures Game Sunday at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

Bryan Bender has been named as the new Director of Basketball Operations for Appalachian State University men’s basketball, head coach Jim Fox announced on Monday.

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.