Sports

To: Upcoming 7th & 8th Graders

From: Mark Smith

Head Football Coach

Watauga County Middle

EC Teacher: Valle Crucis

828-963-4712

The Hickory Crawdads kept their hot streak going Wednesday afternoon with a 3-1 win over the Charleston RiverDogs at L.P. Frans Stadium. The win also gives the 'Dads their first series sweep of the year while also pushing their season-best win streak to five straight games.

Fourteen Appalachian State University baseball student-athletes are participating in NCAA-sanctioned collegiate summer leagues across the nation this offseason. The Mountaineers playing summer ball stretch from New Hampshire to California and North Carolina to Alaska.

The Lees-McRae athletic department is proud to announce that 142 student-athletes have been named to the 2014 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor Roll, the conference announced Wednesday morning.

Less than a week after rejoining the Hickory Crawdads from a month-long stint on the disabled list, Lewis Brinson emerged as the hero Tuesday night with a game-winning sacrifice fly in the ninth inning that gave the ‘Dads (30-27) defeated the Charleston RiverDogs 8-7 at L.P. Frans Stadium.