Sports

Appalachian State University softball coach Janice Savage has completed her staff with the hiring of two assistant coaches on Tuesday. Jordan Reid and Hannah Fulk join Savage in the Appalachian State dugout for the upcoming season. Reid enters her second season in the collegiate coaching ranks after spending one season as a

Athletic Director Stephen Poulos of the Watauga County Parks & Recreation Department has announced the following deadlines for football and soccer this fall. The deadline for football and soccer is this Friday, August 8, at 5 p.m. The Parks & Rec Department is also looking for sponsers, volunteer coaches and officials. For more

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team was picked to finish second in the league standings this year as voted on by the South Atlantic Conference Coaches while eight players garnered 2014 All-SAC Preseason accolades.

The Lees-McRae men’s and women’s volleyball teams received the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for the 2013-14 season, the association announced Tuesday.

A furious rally by the Hickory Crawdads came up short Monday night as the Kannapolis Intimidators prevailed 5-4 in ten innings at CMC-NorthEast Stadium. Trailing 4-3 in the top of the ninth, Ronald Guzman singled to start the inning. Travis Demeritte, who leads the South Atlantic League with 23 home runs, came on as a pinch