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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

Appalachian State University football will hold its annual Football 101 event on Wednesday, July 30 from 6-9 p.m. at the Appalachian Athletics Center. The event is open to all females age 21 and older and is a great way to kick off the 2014 Mountaineer football season! App State head coach Scott Satterfield and

The Watuaga 10-and-under boys' baseball team suffered its first loss in the District 2 Tar Heel League Boys' Midget Baseball Tournament in Sparta, N.C. Hickory defeated Watauga 6-2 Tuesday night at Davis Field. Watuaga will play Wilkes National in an elimination game tonight at 5:30 p.m. at Davis Field. Watauga defeated

The National Football League's Supplemental Draft has come and gone, and for the second year in a row, no players were selected. Among those was University of North Carolina linebacker Darius Lipford.

That phrase best describes the mood of the Hickory Crawdads. The Crawdads, mired in a six-game losing streak, had a breakout game Thursday night as they pounded the Rome Braves 15-0 State Mutual Stadium.