Sports

The Ashe County High football team won its eighth consecutive game Friday night with a 54-0 drubbing of West Wilkes in West Jefferson on Senior Night.

Madison Bumgarner has been, without question, the best pitcher in baseball, especially in the playoffs. The left hander from South Caldwell High School continued his dominance Sunday night as he tossed a complete-game, 5-0 shutout against the Kansas City Royals in game five of the World Series at AT&T Park in San Francisco, CA.

The Appalachian State University women’s soccer team concluded its 2014 regular season with a 2-0 loss at Georgia Southern on Sunday afternoon.

Following Saturday's dramatic come-from-behind win, the Appalachian State University field hockey team saw its mini two-game winning streak come to an end Sunday afternoon.

Senior James Smith recorded his eighth goal of the season, but the Lees-McRae mens' soccer team suffered a heartbreaking 3-2 loss in overtime to Conference Carolinas foe Barton at Barton Soccer Field Saturday evening in Wilson, N.C.