Sports

Madison Bumgarner handed the San Francisco Giants a 1-0 lead with a 3-0 shutout win against the St. Louis Cardinals Saturday night at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo., in game one of the National League Championship Series.

Western Carolina freshman Detrez Newsome returned the opening kickoff 100 yards for the game's first points, and later capped a game-

Behind a record-setting performance by redshirt freshman quarterback Taylor Lamb (Calhoun, Ga./Calhoun), Appalachian State University football racked up 637 yards

The Appalachian State University mens' soccer team dominated Howard in all facets of the its match on Saturday. But the Apps had to settle for a 2-2 tie in Washingtonb, D.C. on Saturday evening.

The woes continue for the Avery High football team on Homecoming. Hendersonville blanked Avery 21-0 Friday night in a Western Highlands 1A-2A Conference game at MacDonald Stadium in Newland, N.C.