Sports

BOONE, N.C. - Two-hundred and twenty-two students were named to the athletics department's academic honor roll for the 2016 spring semester, director of academic services for student-athletes Stacy Sears announced on Thursday.

Sharkey Promoted to Director of Broadcast Operations....BOONE, N.C. Kelsey Sharkey, a former Appalachian State University women’s basketball student-athlete and a member of the athletics department staff since 2013, has been promoted to director of broadcast operations, director of athletics Doug Gillin announced on Thursday.

Kannapolis, NC - Dillon Tate gave the Hickory Crawdads a much-needed lift on Thursday night. Tate and two relief pitchers combined on a four-hit shutout as the Crawdads opened their seven-game road trip with a 1-0 win over the Kannapolis Intimidators at Intimidators Stadium.

BOONE - Mike Flynn, the Assistant Athletics Director/Sports Information Director at Appalachian State University the last 13