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ASU Football Spring Practice Report

Appalachian State University football’s seventh practice of the spring included a lengthy scrimmage on Saturday morning at Kidd Brewer Stadium.
The Mountaineers’ first extended scrimmage of the spring consisted of 141 plays (not including special teams) spread over various situational scenarios — first down and

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Royals sweep Bobcats In Tennis

The Queens University of Charlotte women's tennis team swept both singles and doubles play en route to a 9-0 victory over Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday afternoon at Avery County High School. Full Story

Ribas, Jimenez Pace Bobcats In Sweep Of Crusaders

Jose Ribas (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico) and Javier Jimenez (San Sebastian, Puerto Rico) combined for 29 kills to lead the Lees-McRae College men's volleyball team to a straight-set victory over Belmont Abbey College in the quarterfinal round of the Conference Carolinas Tournament on Saturday evening in Williams Gymnasium. Full Story

Cleveland Has Record Day At Terrier Relays

Rachelle Cleveland (Moyock, N.C.) set a pair of school records, including the top mark in the javelin competition, to pace the Lees-McRae College women's track and field team to a impressive showing at Wofford University's Terrier Relays on Saturday afternoon. Full Story

Chattanooga Hands Appalachian 6-1 Loss

Appalachian State men’s tennis dropped its sixth Southern Conference match after falling to Chattanooga, 6-1, on Saturday afternoon at UTC Tennis Courts. The Mountaineers saw their overall mark fall to 4-13, while their SoCon record drops to 2-6.  UTC (9-6, 4-4 SoCon) started the afternoon by taking doubles for the first team point. Full Story

Agnew-Wieland Blanks GSU in Front of Record Crowd

A Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium record crowd of 1,116 saw Sam Agnew-Wieland (Marietta, Ga./Wheeler) turn in his second-consecutive complete-game shutout to lead Appalachian State University baseball to a 2-0 win over Georgia Southern on Saturday afternoon.

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ASU Ground Phoenix In Doubleheader Sweep

Highlighted by freshman Pepper Butler’s two home runs and eight RBI, the Appalachian State University softball team took two games from Southern Conference opponent Elon on Saturday at Sywassink/Lloyd Family Stadium. With the wins, the Mountaineers improve to 17-13 overall on the season and 11-3 in the SoCon, Full Story

Bears Split Doubleheader with Tusculum

Lenoir-Rhyne (18-26, 10-14) and Tusculum (24-14, 14-10) battled to a doubleheader split in South Atlantic Conference baseball Saturday afternoon on Senior Day at Bears Field. The Bears won the first game, 8-3, before the Pioneers prevailed in the nightcap by a 4-3 score. David Martin was 1-3 with a run scored in game one; he was 0-3 in game two.

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Crawdads Drop Opener 4-2

It was a day late and a couple of runs short for the Hickory Crawdads Friday night, as the 'Dads lost their season opener 4-2 to the Greensboro Grasshoppers in front of 3,463 fans at LP Frans Stadium. Full Story

Four Bobcats Named All-Conference

Four members of the Lees-McRae College men's volleyball team have been named to the all-Conference Carolinas team, announced league officials Friday. Joshua Jones (Christmas, Fla.) and Efrain Negron (Caguas, Puerto Rico) each earned second-team honors, as Jose Ribas (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico) and Randy Ramirez

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Stalling Named SoCon Field Athlete Of Month

Appalachian State University senior Jared Stalling has been named as the Southern Conference Field Athlete of the Month for March, the league office announced Friday. Stalling, who currently possesses the SoCon's top marks in the discus, hammer and shot put, posted nine top-three finishes at four meets last month including a Full Story

Cashion Named SoCon Player Of Month

Appalachian State University senior Allie Cashion has been named as the Southern Conference Softball Player of the Month for March, the league announced Friday. Cashion hit .446 with 20 hits including eight doubles and a team-high six home runs in 17 contests last month. The left fielder kicked off the month of March with a Full Story

LMC Hall of Famer to officiate NCAA Final Four

Mike Eades, who played basketball at Lees McRae College, has been selected by the NCAA among a pool of 10 officials who will work the Final Four. John Cahill, Tony Greene, Karl Hess, Lee Jones, John Higgins, Randy McCall and Mark Whitehead have all officiated previous Final Fours. Eades, Doug Simmons and Terry Wymer will have Full Story

ASU Women’s Tennis Downs Davidson

Appalachian State women’s tennis snapped a three-match losing streak after handing Southern Conference foe Davidson a 5-2 decision on Friday afternoon at Covington Tennis Courts. Appalachian improves its overall campaign to 12-7 and 4-3 in league play, while Davidson falls to 8-9 on the season and 1-7 in SoCon action. Full Story

Callaway, Davis Lead Apps Over Eagles

Will Callaway (Greenville, S.C./Eastside) and Jaylin Davis (McLeansville, N.C./Northeast Guilford) combined to go 6-for-8 with eight RBI and five runs scored to lead Appalachian State University baseball to a 9-5 win over first-place Georgia Southern in Friday afternoon’s Southern Conference series opener at Beaver Field at Jim Full Story

Tusculum Baseball Downs Lenoir-Rhyne, 10-4

The Tusculum Baseball Team (23-13, 13-9) opened a South Atlantic Conference weekend series with a 10-4 win over Lenoir-Rhyne (17-25, 9-13) Friday night at Bears Field. Tusculum broke a 4-4 tie with a five-run eighth inning en route to the victory. Full Story

Pioneers Smack Down R.S. Central

Well, it finally happened. Following a first half filled with frustration and disappointment, the Watauga High baseball team might be ready to turn its fortunes around. The Pioneers (4-9) put together their first winning streak of the season by knocking off R.S. Central 8-1 Friday in the fifth-place game of the East Rutherford Easter

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2012-13 Winter Season Wells Fargo Cup Leaders Announced

Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, today announced the standings for winter sports in the Wells Fargo Cup competitions for the 2012-13 academic year. Full Story

Crawdads' Season Opener Postponed

The Hickory Crawdads' April 4th Opening Night game against the Greensboro Grasshoppers has been postponed due to rain. The contest will be made up on Saturday, April 6th as part of a doubleheader starting at 5:00 pm.

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