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Tickets earmarked for Appalachian State University students to attend Appalachian’s Aug. 30 football season opener at Michigan will go on sale on Monday, Aug. 18 at 9 a.m. at the Kidd Brewer

The Appalachian State University men’s soccer moved to 2-0 in the preseason with a 2-1 victory over Campbell on Sunday evening. The Mountaineers defeated UNC Asheville on Friday afternoon in their first exhibition game of the fall.

The Watuaga High boys' and girls' cross country teams kicked off the 2014 season Saturday bh hosting the Pioneer Clash of the Classes. The WHS girls picked up a gold medal, a silver medal and they had 18 top 20 finishers. Leading the way was senior Kathleen Mansure, who was WHS' only state qualifier last fall (she finished in

The Panthers overcame a slow start to secure their first win of the preseason, a 28-16 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night at Bank of America Stadium.

The Hickory Crawdads finally broke out of their offensive slump and defeated the Delmarva Shorebirds 6-2 Saturday night at L..P Frans Stadium. The 'Dads pounded out 15 hits, including two home runs, en route to snapping their six-game losing streak in front of a season-best crowd of 5,263.