Sports

The Watauga High junior varsity football team erupted for 27 unanswered points in the second half enroute to a 36-6 win against Ashe ?County Thursday night at Huskies Stadium in West Jefferson, N.C.

The Indianapolis Colts have released former Appalachian State wide receiver Tony Washington Monday. Washington, who played in the NFLPA All-Star Game in January

The Hickory Crawdads' slim playoff hopes officially ended Thursday night. The Crawdads () were eliminated from the SAL's Northern Division race with a 3-0 loss to the Lakewood BlueClaws at FirstEnergy Park.

The Annual Caldwell Community College &Technical Institute Invitational Golf Tournament is scheduled for October 17 at Cedar Rock Country Club. Registration is $200 per four-person team. Lunch will be served at 12 p.m. followed by a 1 p.m. shotgun start.

Appalachian State University women’s soccer fell to ETSU in heartbreaker fashion 1-0 in a double overtime thriller on Thursday night.