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The Watauga High baseball team survived and advanced Wednesday night by knocking off McDowell 8-6 in 11 innings in the opening round of the NCHSAA Class 4A state playoffs in Marion, N.C.

Thirteen of Appalachian State University’s 20 varsity sports programs are above the national average for their respective sports in the latest NCAA Division I

Appalachian State University baseball strung together five-straight hits and scored four runs with two outs in the top of the 10th inning to defeat East Tennessee State, 9-5, on Tuesday night/Wednesday morning at Thomas Stadium.

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association state playoffs officially got underway Tuesday night....

Freshman Kim Robinson of Milligan College, an NAIA school in Johnson City, TN., and a member of the Appalachian Athletic Conference, put up some impressive numbers in her first collegiate season.