Sports

Left-hander Madison Bumgarner got his career-high sixth straight win, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-1 on Thursday afternoon, taking a series in Cincinnati for the first time in five years.

Appalachian State University head women's basketball coach Darcie Vincent announced the addition of Jessica Jackson as the new assistant basketball coach

The Hickory Crawdads kept their hot streak going Wednesday afternoon with a 3-1 win over the Charleston RiverDogs at L.P. Frans Stadium. The win also gives the 'Dads their first series sweep of the year while also pushing their season-best win streak to five straight games.

To: Upcoming 7th & 8th Graders

From: Mark Smith

Head Football Coach

Watauga County Middle

EC Teacher: Valle Crucis

828-963-4712

The Lees-McRae athletic department is proud to announce that 142 student-athletes have been named to the 2014 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor Roll, the conference announced Wednesday morning.