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After splitting a doubleheader on Saturday, the Appalachian State University softball team upended Western Carolina 7-4 in the series finale on Sunday.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Golf Team finished the first round of the Wingate Pinehurst Challenge Sunday in 16th place at the National Golf Club.

It's been a dream season to say the least for the Avery High boys' basketball team. Under the tutelage of second-year coach Scott Polsgrove, the Vikings marched their way to 26 wins, a Western Highlands 1A/2A regular-season and tournament championship, and a school-first appearance in the Class 1A Western Regional

Watauga High senior Katherine Welsh has announced that she will attend Meredith College, a Division III school located in Raleigh, N.C., and a member of the USA South Conference.

Appalachian State University men’s tennis scored a 5-2 win over Southern Conference rival Georgia Southern on Sunday at the Wallis Tennis Center The Mountaineers (5-8, 2-0 SoCon) snapped a six-match losing streak while the Eagles (3-13, 2-3) dropped their fourth-straight match.