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BOONE, N.C. — With a share of the Southern Conference title on the line, Appalachian State University wrestling won in dominating fashion over Virginia Military Institute, 27-9. The Mountaineers (11-3, 6-1 SoCon) won seven of ten matches over the Keydets (3-9, 1-6 SoCon).

Texas State Women Hold Off App State....SAN MARCOS, Texas – The Texas State women's basketball team regained its footing with help from its seniors Thursday night as it pulled away with a 87-76 victory against Appalachian State at Strahan Coliseum. Raven Burns and Ayriel Anderson combined for 40 points to help the 'Cats snap a four-game losing skid.

Hickory, N.C. - The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team has cancelled its home weekend tournament - Bear Bash II - and has rescheduled several doubleheaders.

BOONE - And, thanks to senior Jeron Mills, the Watauga High boy's basketball team, which had lost eight of its last 10 games, pulled off one of its biggest wins of the season Thursday night.

CORNELIUS, NC - The Watauga High wrestling team will compete at the 4A Western Regional championships Friday and Saturday at Hough High School.