Sports

The Watauga High boys' and girls' track teams changed venues on Saturday. They pulled out of the Taco Bell Invitational in Columbia, S.C., and competed at the Appalachian State University Invitational in Boone, instead.

The Hickory Crawdads played catch up on Saturday against the Asheville Tourists, but their comeback attempts finally fell short in a 7-5, ten-inning loss on Saturday at L.P. Fran Stadium.

Tyler Moore (Banner Elk, N.C./Watauga) threw his third complete game of the season and Michael Pierson (Coral Springs, Fla./Pine Crest) drove in four of Appalachian State University baseball’s six runs in

Coming off of two great offensive outputs in a doubleheader at East Tennessee State on Tuesday, the Appalachian State University softball team earned a split on Saturday at Elon.

Appalachian State University men’s tennis earned a first-round bye and will face No. 5 Samford in the quarterfinals of the 2014 Southern Conference Championships, the league announced on Saturday.