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Hickory, NC - Baseball America has released its 2016 Top 10 Prospects list for the Texas Rangers, with seven of the 10 players being alumni of the Hickory Crawdads.

CHAPEL HILL – University of North Carolina senior forward Brice Johnson is one of 20 players named to the United States Basketball Writers Association’s mid-season watch list for the Oscar Robertson Trophy, which the USBWA awards to the National Player of the Year.

Watauga High Athletic Director has announced that the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference Swimming Championships have been moved to Wednesday at 4:45 p.m. at the Hickory YMCA. WHS is the host school.

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The basketball games and wrestling match vs. Fred T. Foard scheduled for today have been moved to tomorrow. Games and match will be at the same times.

Record-Setting Week for Season Tickets, Yosef Club....BOONE, N.C. — In the first week that 2016 Appalachian State University football tickets were available, Appalachian State set opening-week records for season-ticket sales, Yosef Club donations and Yosef Club memberships.