files/MDTB-GBR490x110-Sept-2014.jpg files/redtails.gif
GoBlueRidge.Net
High Country News, Weather, and Bulletins
HCR WSOC TV NCNN
files/auto-banner-2014.gif

Todays ForecastToday:
52°F | 68°F | 20%
Tomorrows ForecastTomorrow:
52°F | 67°F | 20%
  Swap Shop Online
Home Weather Classifieds Jobs Real Estate Autos
Sports
mikeheader.jpg


ASU Drops 2-1 Decision In Season Opener

George Mason broke a 1-1 tie with a two-out RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning and handed Appalachian State University baseball a 2-1 season-opening defeat on Friday evening at Elon’s Latham Park. Thanks to oustanding starting pitching from Appalachian’s Seth Grant (Etowah, N.C./West Henderson) and George Mason’s Anthony Montefusco, Friday’s season opener was knotted at 1-1 after seven-and-a-half innings. GMU’s Mick Foley opened the bottom of the eighth with a single up the middle off ASU reliever Josh Wilson (Edgefield, S.C./Strom Thurmond) and moved

Full Story
 
Shingleton Paces Bobcats To Overtime Win

Senior Josh Shingleton (Temecula, Calif.) scored his fourth goal of the game with 27 seconds left in overtime to propel the Lees-McRae College men's lacrosse team to a hard-fought 13-12 victory over Florida Institute of Technology on Friday evening in non-conference play. Lees-McRae (1-2) won 20-of-29 face-offs on the day, while holding Florida Tech (0-2) to a 2-for-15 clip on extra-man opportunities. The Panthers

Full Story
 
LRU Swimming Strong At Conference Championships


After the first full day of competition at the 2012 Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships at the Mecklenburg Aquatic Club Thursday, the Lenoir-Rhyne Women's and Men's Swimming Teams sit in

Full Story
 
'Dads Donate Gear to Freedom High

In light of recent events, in which the Freedom High School Baseball Team had equipment stolen, the Hickory Crawdads have stepped up to help!  In conjunction with the Crawdads parent club, the Texas Rangers, the Crawdads have donated two full sets of

Full Story
 
ASU Adds Two Assistant Coaches

Appalachian State University football head coach Jerry Moore announced on Thursday that Dwayne Ledford and Bryan Brown have officially joined the ASU staff as assistant coaches. Ledford will serve as Appalachian’s offensive line coach and Brown will be an assistant coach Full Story

 
Davis Garners Academic All-District Accolades

Lenoir-Rhyne's Kevin Davis has been named to the 2012 Capital One CoSIDA All-Academic District III Team for NCAA Division II Men's Basketball. CoSIDA is the College Sports Information Directors of America.
Davis, a senior guard from Charlotte, N.C., averages

Full Story
 
Five WHS Matmen Headed To Regionals

Watauga High wrestling Todd Allan has announced that five Pioneers will venture to Charlotte Friday and Saturday for the Class 4A Western Regional. Hough High School will host the

Full Story
 
Pioneers Staying Put

It's not etched in stone. At least not yet, but it's looking more and more like Watauga High will be placed in an eight-team conference that features five schools (St. Stephens, South Caldwell, Hibriten, Fred T. Foard and Hickory) that are currenty members of the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference, an old familiar foe

Full Story
 
Pioneers' Upset Bid Denied

The Watauga High men's basketball team nearly pulled off a huge upset Wednesday night in the semifinal round of the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference Tournament at Craft Gymnasium in Hickory. The Pioneers (10-14), who lost by 31 points in this same building back in

Full Story
 
O'Donnell To Coach At Miami (Fla.)

Appalachian State University associate head volleyball coach Kolby O'Donnell will leave the program after accepting a similar position at the University of Miami, head coach

Full Story
 
Bears Take TWo From Queens

The ninth-ranked Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team (7-1) swept a doubleheader from Queens (2-6), 4-3 and 17-4, Wednesday afternoon at Park Road Park. In game one, the Bears defeated Queens 4-3 in ten innings. L-R broke a three-all tie in the top of the 10th inning when

Full Story
 
Bobcats Earn Split With Railsplitters

The Lees-McRae College softball team rallied for a 3-1 victory in game one of a doubleheader at Lincoln Memorial University to split the twin-bill with the Railsplitters on Wednesday afternoon in non-conference play. Lees-McRae (4-1) won the first game by a

Full Story
 
Cashion's Two-Run Bomb Helps ASU Split with 49ers

Appalachian State University softball earned a split versus in-state foe Charlotte with a 3-1 victory  and a  6-1 setback in the nightcap on Wednesday in Charlotte, N.C. at D.L. Phillips Softball Complex. This was the

Full Story
 
Bears Knock Off First Place Catawba

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Basketball Team (18-6, 10-5) stayed in the hunt for the South Atlantic Conference regular season title with an 81-69 victory over Catawba (16-7, 11-4) Wednesday evening at

Full Story
 
Neal, Butts Lead ASU Past Mocs


Mike Neal (Greensboro, N.C./Oak Ridge Military Academy) scored a career-high 23 points and Isaac Butts (Milledgeville, Ga./Georgia Military College Prep) pulled down a season-best 16 rebounds to lead Appalachian State University men’s basketball to a convincing 79-70 victory over

Full Story
 
Bobcats No.1 In Souteast Region Again


The Lees-McRae College men's track and field team sits atop the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Southeast Region poll for the fourth consecutive week, announced USTFCCCA officials Wednesday. Lees-McRae tops the poll

Full Story
 
Blevins Named SoCon Wrestler of Week

After a 2-0 week, Appalachian State senior Kyle Blevins (Sapulpa, Okla./Sapulpa) has been honored as the Southern Conference Wrestler of the Week for all competitions from February 8-14. On Friday,

Full Story
 
'Dads To Host Prep Baseball Showcase

The Hickory Crawdads, South Atlantic League affiliate of the Texas Rangers, have announced the details of the 2012 Prep Baseball Showcase Showdown at L.P. Frans Stadium on Saturday, March 3. The showcase will consist of four exciting match-ups featuring high school teams from

Full Story
 
Millwood Named SAC Softball Pitcher Of Week

Lenoir-Rhyne's Dawon Millwood has been selected as the South Atlantic Conference Softball Pitcher Of The Week, league officials announced this afternoon. Millwood, a senior from Hixson, Tenn., went

Full Story
 
<< Start < Prev 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 Next > End >>

Page 352 of 489

files/Carolina-Panthers.gif
files/goheels.gif
files/appstatemountaineers.gif
files/whs_pioneers.gif
files/Avery-Vikings.jpg