Sports

Appalachian State University will not renew the contract of men’s basketball head coach Jason Capel, director of athletics Charlie Cobb announced on Monday.

A five-run third inning proved to be the difference in Appalachian State University baseball’s 7-5 win over UNC Asheville on Sunday afternoon at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

The Appalachian State University softball team suffered a double whammy on Sunday at the Chanticleer Challenge in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Appalachian State (7-15) lost to Bryant 6-0 in game one, and to Coastal Carolina 8-0 in six innings in game two.

Appalachian State University women’s tennis fell to College of Charleston, 5-2, its first of four matches on Charleston, S.C. this week.

The Freedom High boys' basketball team, the No.3 seed in the NCHSAA Class 3A Western Regional, defeated North Forsyth 76-59 at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center Sunday afternoon.