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It's official, Tom Brown Sr., has been named the new football coach at East Burke High. He becomes the eighth head football coach in school history at East Burke, replacing Jim Ruark. Ruark resigned after last season, when the Cavs went 2-9, and after four seasons as head coach.

Former Appalachian State University wide receiver Tony Washington (High Point, N.C./T.W. Andrews) has accepted an invitation to play in this week’s NFLPA Collegiate Bowl at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. The prestigious all-star game is set for Saturday at 6 p.m. ET and will air live on ESPN2.

The Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team was tabbed to finish fifth in the Conference Carolina coaches’ poll for the 2014 season, the conference office announced Monday afternoon.

Lenoir-Rhyne University's Jazmine Charles has been named the South Atlantic Conference Women's Basketball Player Of The Week, league officials announced this afternoon. Charles wins the weekly

The Sun Belt Conference has worked closely with each member university over the past several months to develop a "University Reference Guide" that will be used by the conference office when