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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.

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

The Watauga High wrestling team dropped four of five matches Friday and Saturday.

The Hickory Crawdads are welcoming fans to come out to Crawdads Stadium and say goodbye to the old ballpark with a written message on the office walls.

Matt Beam will be named the new football coach at Newton-Conover High. He would succeed Brint Russell, who resigned after two seasons, as the next head football coach at Newton-Conover.