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Appalachian State University football’s 2014 home opener versus Campbell on Sept. 6 will air live on ESPN3, the Sun Belt Conference announced on Tuesday. Kickoff is slated for 6 p.m. at Kidd Brewer Stadium. ESPN3, ESPN’s online platform, is available in approximately 85 million

Blair Hardin was named head coach and assistant athletic director at North Myrtle Beach High in South Carolina last Monday night. He inherits a football

Watauga High School nailed down another Wells Fargo Conference Cup Monday. Watauga reclaimed the top spot in the conference and took the Conference Cup, thanks to spring championships in boys' tennis and boys' and girls' outdoor track and field. Previous conference leader Hickory finished the year in second, finishing

The Hickory Crawdads just keep; rolling along. The Crawdads (36-27), riding a ten-game winning streak, clobbered Delmarva 15-0 Monday night at Arthur W. Purdue Stadium. The 15 runs and 15 hits were also season highs.

The Hickory Crawdads pushed their winning streak to nine straight games with a little help from mother nature Sunday night. The 'Dads (35-27) scored two runs in the sixth shortly before the rain poured down and ended the game for a 4-2 Hickory win against West Virginia. The Power has lost seven in a row.