NEW ORLEANS  – For the second time this season, Appalachian State University’s Tristin Van Ord (Chapel Hill, N.C./Chapel Hill) was named Sun Belt Conference Runner of the Week by the league’s coaches on Thursday. This honor comes after Van Ord’s first-place finish at the Mountains to Sea Duals meet held in Boone.

ESPN is reporting that the University of Miami could not confirm allegations made by a member of the Appalachian State color guard that Miami football players made inappropriate physical contact with several members of her group when they ran onto the field for their game against the Mountaineers last Saturday.

Banner Elk to Atlantic Beach Trek Planned....DURHAM, North Carolina, September 21, 2016 – Cycle North Carolina is preparing an all-new route for another “Mountains to Coast” tour of scenic North Carolina.  The eighteenth-annual ride is scheduled for a Banner Elk to Atlantic Beach route, from October 1 to October 8.  With beautiful tourist stops along scenic back roads, the “Mountains to Coast” trek is the highlight of the year for many cyclists from across the nation.

NEW ORLEANS - Tristin Van Ord, Appalachian State University, Senior, Community, Regional & Global Development

GBR would like to thank Andy Eggers for providing us with these scores.