Sports

Tim Hudson of the San Francisco Giants will replace teammate Madison Bumgarner in the All-Star Game Tuesday in Minneapolis, MN.

The Hickory Crawdads offense came back to life Saturday night against the Rome Braves in an 8-1 win at State Mutual Stadium.

The Watauga 10-and-under boys' baseball team was eliminated Friday night in the Tar Heel Boys' Midget League Tournament in Sparta, N.C. Watauga lost to Wilkes National 8-6 Friday night.

There are two players from the High Country playing minor league baseball this summer---Ryan Arrowood and Ryder Jones.

Both the Lenoir-Rhyne University's Men's and Women's Swimming squads garnered Team Scholar All-American accolades for the spring semester of 2014 by the CSCAA. The CSCAA is the College Swimming