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The Hickory Crawdads have released their schedule for 2015, with the 'Dads 23rd season in Hickory scheduled to start on Thursday, April 9th.

When you break it down, baseball is just a game of inches. The Hickory Crawdads found that out firsthand in a 1-0 loss Thursday night at L.P. Frans Stadium. Conor Bierfeldt of the Delmarva Shorebirds, who reached on an error leading off the seventh inning, scored the game's only run on a hit-and-run double by Austin Wynns

The Hickory Crawdads recently lent a helping hand at the Hickory Soup Kitchen, with the 'Dads players helping to clean, prepare, and serve food on August 7th & 8th.

Charlie Cobb, who served as Appalachian State University’s director of athletics since 2005, resigned on Thursday to accept the same position at Georgia State University.

The Atlanta Journal Constitution is reporting that at least two of three finalists for Georgia State University athletic director position have been identified by a person with knowledge of the situation.