Sports

Former Ashe County High basketball standout Mallary Clay, who graduated in 2011, has received a lofty award from Catawba College, a Division II school in Salisbury, N.C., and a member of the South Atlantic Conference.

Athletic Director Matt Anderson of Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute has announced that the Cobras will host open tryouts for the women's

The Appalachian State University softball team dropped a 7-0 decision to UNC-Greensboro in its series finale on Sunday afternoon at Symassink/Lloyd Family Stadium.

After scoring 21 runs in their last two games, the Hickory Crawdads were held in check Sunday night by Greensboro pitcher Ryan Newell, who scattered three hits in a 3-0 win at L.P. Frans Stadium.

Appalachian State University baseball scored nine runs on 11 hits but was never able to fully climb out of an early 8-0 hole in its 15-9 loss to Davidson on Sunday afternoon at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.