Sports

The Northwestern 3A-4a Conference went through another coaching change Friday. Rob Bliss, the athletic director and boys' basketball coach at Fred T. Foard High has stepped down.

The Texas Rangers announced today that Hickory Crawdads RHP Josh McElwee has been promoted to the High-A Myrtle Beach Pelicans, becoming the seventh 'Dad this season to move up in the Rangers

The Hickory Crawdads continue to struggle. Despite a dominant performance on Wednesday, the Crawdads (57-40 overall; 16-12 second half of the South Atlantic League season) reverted back to their losing ways Thursday night in a 4-3 loss to the Lakewood BlueClaws in the series finale at L.P. Frans Stadium.

 

Steve Hardin isn't one to shy away from a challenge. After he was named head men's basketball coach at Lees McRae College, Hardin went out and pull in a superb recruiting class last summer. Nows, the

Appalachian State University football head coach Scott Satterfield is slated to participate in the second-annual North Carolina Coaches for Charity dinner on Wednesday, July 23 at the Hilton North