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Peacock Takes Fourth In Scotland

Landon Peacock continues to make a name for himself in his first season with Zap Fitness of Blowing Rock.
The Morely, Michigan native finished fourth at the BUPA Invitational at Edinboro Castle in Scotland this past weekend. And despite a muddy course, Peacock completed the eight kilometer

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Freeman Named SoCon Player of Week

Appalachian State women’s basketball player Courtney Freeman has been named as the Southern Conference Player of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday.
Freeman, who notched a career-high

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USSSA Qualifying Reaches Carolina "The Old North State"

The Dion Snowshoes USSSA National Championship Qualifying Races made their first ever foray into North Carolina, perhaps holding the state's first ever snowshoe race here, period. Held at the highest altitude city along the Eastern seaboard, Beech Mountain at over

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Storm Wins Tournament Title

The Watauga Storm 14 and under 8th grade boys won the Carroll County Winter Classic Basketball tournament this

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Trotman Ties School Record For Wins

Senior Austin Trotman (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) made ASU history, becoming the program’s winningest wrestler, as Appalachian State wrestling earned a pair of dual meet wins, defeating

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ASU Women Remain Perfect In SoCon

Despite leading the entire game, Appalachian State women’s basketball was forced to fight off a pesky UNCG squad in 81-66 Southern Conference win on Monday at Fleming Gymnasium.
The Mountaineers (11-2, 5-0 SoCon) raced out to a

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Bobcats Set New Standard of Excellence

The Lees-McRae College women's volleyball program has enjoyed a tremendous amount of success over the last three seasons, capturing both the Conference Carolinas regular season and tournament championship in each of those campaigns to mark one of the most successful

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More First-Team All-America Honors for Quick

Appalachian State University wide receiver Brian Quick (Columbia, S.C./Ridge View) earned another first-team all-America honor on Monday when College Sporting News included the senior on its 2011 Fabulous 50 NCAA Division I Full Story

Mitchell Wins Payton Award

Quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell of Eastern Washington University has been named the Walter Payton Award winner by The Sports Network.
Mitchell, who was named the Most Outstanding Player in the Football Championship Series championship game last year when

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Alumni Chapters Host Dinner with Coach Capel

Join the High Country and Wilkes alumni chapters for dinner at Beef 'O' Brady's on Friday, January 13.. Men's Basketball Head Coach

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Kostis Goes Undefeated At McDowell

Demetre Kostis earned Most Valuable Wrestler honors on Saturday and the Pioneers went 2-3 against a tough field at the McDowell Duals in Marion, NC.
Kostis, who earned his honor

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Werner Tops Podium At Cyclocross Nationals

The Lees-McRae College cycling team turned in an impassioned performance at the 2012 USA Cycling Collegiate Cyclocross Nationals this weekend in Madison, WI., finishing one point behind team omnium champion

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Kyle Turns In Second- Place Finish

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's and Women's Swimming Teams hosted Queens and Limestone Saturday afternoon in a tri-meet at the Shuford Physical Education Center.
Queens won the meet with victories over both

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Last Second Layup Dooms Mountaineers

Chattanooga’s Dontay Hampton rebounded an ASU miss and drove the length of the court to sink a layup with 0.8 seconds remaining and top Appalachian State University men’s basketball,

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Pfeiffer Surges To 73-63 Win Over Lady Bobcats

The Pfeiffer University women's basketball team outscored Lees-McRae College by a 37-27 margin over the final 20 minutes to break a halftime deadlock, and defeat the Bobcats 73-63 in Conference Carolinas play.
Pfeiffer (7-5, 1-1 CC) posted a field goal percentage of 42.9 percent on the afternoon, including

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LRU Women Down Carson-Newman, 80-69

The Lenoir-Rhyne University Women's Basketball Team (11-2, 3-1) made it four wins in a row with an 80-69 victory over Carson-Newman College (8-4, 2-2) Saturday afternoon in a South Atlantic Conference game at Holt Fieldhouse.
L-R junior guard Whitley Culler (Mount Airy, N.C.) led the way with a

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Mountaineers Ground Phoenix to Open 2012

Appalachian State women’’s basketball overcame a slow start and a furious Elon rally to pick up a 72-58 Southern Conference road win on Saturday at Alumni Gym.
The Mountaineers (10-2, 4-0 SoCon) managed just five points in the first four minutes but

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Pioneers Slip, Stumble And Fall Again

The Watuaga High men's basketball team has hit a huge snag in its season.
For a team that came in with possible high expectations, the Pioneers (5-7 overall; 1-2 Northwestern 3A/4A Conference) find themselves gasping for air. They've lost six of their last seven games. Their latest setback

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Huskies Crush West Wilkes, Win 12th Straight

The Ashe County High men's basketball team continues to dominate the competition. The Huskies (12-1; 8-0 in the Mountain Valley 1A/2A Conference) destroyed West Wilkes 73-46 in West Jefferson Friday night.
The Huskies, ranked seventh in the state in Class 2A by

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