Sports

The Texas Rangers announced today that Hickory Crawdads OF Nomar Mazara has been promoted to the AA Frisco RoughRiders, becoming the ninth 'Dad this season to move up in the Rangers organization.

Hickory Crawdads infielder Travis Demeritte currently leads the South Atlantic League with 23 home runs this season, and as a result is among the finalists for the Joe Bauman Home Run Award, presented by Musco Sports Lighting.

Tuesday is one of the most anticipated days of the year for Appalachian State football fans, as single-game tickets for all six 2014 home games at Kidd Brewer Stadium go on sale at 9 a.m. ET.

Coaches and athletes from Blowing Rock’s ZAP Fitness/Reebok Running Center will be again offering “Wednesday evening” instructional clinics in preparation for the 15th annual Stick Boy Mayview Madness 5k (and Blue Ridge Pediatric 1 Mile Fun Run) to be held Saturday September 20th. This longstanding local event benefits the

Appalachian State University football conducted another outstanding practice in perfect weather conditions on Monday afternoon at Kidd Brewer Stadium. Like Sunday, Appalachian