Sports

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

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.

Janice Savage, a nine-year coaching veteran that has served as head coach at Delaware State University the past two seasons, was named the fourth head coach in Appalachian State University softball history

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

The Hickory Crawdads proved to be their own worst enemy Friday night, as two costly Hickory (55-37 overall; 14-9 second half of the South Atlantic League season) errors led to six unearned runs for the