Sports

That's the best way to describe Thursday night's junior varsity football game between Watauga High and Alexander Central. The contest resembled a racket ball match.

A late rally couldn't save the Hickory Crawdads Thursday night in a 4-3 loss against the Augusta GreenJackets at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

The Lenoir-Rhyne University Women's and Men's Cross Country Teams were picked to finish fifth and seventh, respectively, in the 2014 South Atlantic Conference Coaches Preseason Poll.

It took a while, but former Appalachian State University All-American, Mark LeGree, has finally found a home. LeGree, who was selected by the Seattle Seahawks in the firth round of the National Football; League Draft in 2011, is a member of the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football

Appalachian State University softball head coach Janice Savage has announced the 2014 fall schedule. The Mountaineers will play four games in Boone at Sywassink/Lloyd Family Stadium and four games on the road.