Appalachian State University has agreed to a home-and-home football series with longtime local rival Wake Forest, the schools announced on Thursday. Appalachian State will host Wake Forest on Sept. 23, 2017 at Kidd Brewer Stadium in Boone, N.C. before traveling to face the Demon Deacons at
It's been quite a human-interest story for Kansas City Royals reliever Greg Holland. Holland, a native from Morganton, N.C., who graduated from McDowell High School, has been named winner of the inaugural Mariano Rivera Award, which goes to the best reliever in the American League.
Junior Jariliz Cotté cranked out a season-high 19 kills and freshman Madison Martin notched her third 20-dig effort while the Lees-McRae women's volleyball team outlasted Winston-Salem State, 25-23, 15-25, 20-25, 25-19, 15-12 in a nonconference tilt Wednesday evening at Whitaker Gymnasium in Winston-Salem, N.C.