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Appalachian State University men’s soccer coach Matt Nelson announced his signing class Friday, welcoming seven student-athletes into the Mountaineer family in 2014 for the inaugural season into the Sun Belt Conference. The men’s soccer program had been a member of the Southern Conference from 1972-2013.

Watauga High Athletic Director Tom Wright has announced that tonight's game against South Caldwell has been canceled. No make up date has been announced. The Pioneers travel to Hickory on Saturday. The junior varsity girls play at 2 p.m., the JV boys, the varsity girls, and

The 25th-ranked Arkansas baseball team is set to open its season with a three-game weekend home series against Appalachian State. The Razorbacks and Mountaineers are scheduled to play at 3:05 p.m. Friday, 12:05 p.m. Saturday and 1:05 p.m. Sunday in Baum Stadium. Jamie Nunn makes his second opening-day

A late 12-0 run put Appalachian State men's basketball up by eight points late in the contest and the Mountaineers hung on for a 74-68 win over visiting Southern Conference foe Samford on Thursday at the Holmes Center.

The championship games of the Watauga County Middle School Tournament scheduled for tonight at Watauga High's Lentz-Eggers Gym has been postponed. No make