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Valkyries Sweep Bobcats

The Converse College women's volleyball team combined for seven blocks and a .275 hitting percentage en route to a straight-set sweep of Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play on

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App State's Fall World Series Begins Today

Appalachian State University baseball will hold its annual intrasquad Fall World Series beginning on Thursday afternoon at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

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Cox, Law on Jerry Rice Award Watch List

Appalachian State University running back Marcus Cox (Dacula, Ga./Dacula) and inside linebacker John Law (Atlanta, Ga./Grady) are among 20 players on the initial watch list for the 2013 Jerry Rice Award,

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Gainey Injuried, Jackson Released

Defensive back Ed Gainey, who played at Appalachian State University, was placed on injuried reserve by the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League on last Friday, Ocotber 4. Gainey, in his second

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Law Named SoCon September athlete of Month

The Southern Conference announced its September athletes of the month for football, men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s soccer and volleyball Wednesday, highlighting excellence

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UNCG To Host SoCon Softball Tournament

The 2014 Southern Conference softball tournament will be held in Greensboro, N.C., May 7-10 on the campus of UNCG, the league office announced Wednesday.

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McPhail Named VP of Athletics

Craig McPhail has been elevated to Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports at Lees-McRae College, announced College officials Tuesday. McPhail has served

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Dunn Earns Runner of Week Honors

Lees-McRae College senior Tyler Dunn(Jasper, Ga.) has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week for the first time

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Thornton Starting Changes at Lees-McRae

Where do you start?
When a coach takes over a team that has lost 43 of its last 44 games dating

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ASU Women’s Golf Finishes 16th

Appalachian State University women’s golf completed play at the Lady Pirate Intercollegiate on Tuesday afternoon. The Mountaineers carded a final round 326 on Tuesday for a tournament total of 978. App

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Pioneers Ranked By

The Watauga High football team has made strides under first-year coach Ryan Habich. WHS (6-0 overall; 2-0 Northwestern 3A/4A Conference) is off to its best start since 2006. And the Pioneers find

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Alequine Named Player Of Week Again

For the second consecutive week, Lenoir-Rhyne's Garcelle Alequine was selected as the South Atlantic Conference Women's Soccer Player Of The Week.

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Bobcats, Patriots Battle To 0-0 Tie

The Lees-McRae College men's soccer team and visiting Francis Marion University battled to a scoreless draw in Southeast Region play on Tuesday evening, trading momentum and fighting for every ball on

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L-R Golf Completes Play At Myrtle Beach

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's and Women's Golf Teams finished competition Tuesday at the Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate at the Sea Trail Golf Resort. L-R was co-host of the tournament along with Lincoln

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WHS XC Competes At Ashe County

The Watuaga High boy's and girl's cross country team made a trip to West Jefferson, N.C., Tuesday for a non-conference meet at Ashe County High.

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WHS Tennis Sends Three To Regionals

It was a difficult thing to watch for Watauga High girl's tennis coach Beth Watts. Thanks to realignment, the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference will only send one singles player and one doubles

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Here is a run down of the elementary school football games played in Watauga County, Ashe County, Mitchell County Park and Recreation Departments last weekend. GBR would like to thank Stephen

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Panthers waive WR Edwards

The Panthers have waived wide receiver Armanti Edwards, a third-round draft choice in 2010. In 39 games over three-plus seasons, Edwards caught five passes for 121 yards, all coming in 2012, and returned 36 Full Story


Here are the scores from Monday night's middle school volleyball games that were played around the county. GBR would like to thank Andy Eggers for

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