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It took a while, four times as a matter of fact, but in the long run all that hard work finally paid off. Watauga High senior Demetre Kostis won the 132 pound championship Saturday night at the Class 4A State Wrestling Championships at the Greensboro Coliseum. Kostis decisioned Garrett Hinton

Matt Saltsgaver picked up a hard-fought victory at No. 6 singles and clinched a 4-3 win as Appalachian State University men's tennis finished its weekend with a win over Richmond on Saturday.

Appalachian State University baseball committed five errors that led to five unearned runs in a 7-0 loss to No. 6 NC State on Saturday afternoon at Doak Field.

Furman scored on its opening possession and never trailed as Appalachian State University men’s basketball suffered its third-straight loss by a 68-53 final in Southern Conference action on Saturday at Timmons Arena.

At least right now, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association has released a rough draft of the state playoffs brackets. The state playoffs begin Monday. And for the Watauga High boys' basketball team (17-9), the No.1 seed among the Class 4A schools in the Northwestern