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That phrase best describes the mood of the Hickory Crawdads. The Crawdads, mired in a six-game losing streak, had a breakout game Thursday night as they pounded the Rome Braves 15-0 State Mutual Stadium.

The College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience is redefining what a Hall of Fame can be, providing an engaging and interactive experience from the moment fans set foot inside the building.

The Hickory Crawdads suffered their sixth consecutive loss Wednesday night. Despite a game-tying, three-run homer by Kellin Deglan, Lexington prevailed 10-7 in 14 innings at L.P. Frans Stadium.

The Watauga 10-and-under girls softball team came up short Wednesday night in a 1-0 loss against Ashe County and was eliminated from the District 2 Tar Heel Girls Fastpitch Softball Tournament at

Darius Lipford, who played at Hibriten High, will forgo his senior year at the University of North Carolina and entered the 2014 NFL supplemental draft. The supplemental draft takes place on Friday.