files/MDTB-GBR490x110-March2015.jpg files/DeerfieldWebBanner_final.jpg
High Country News, Weather, and Bulletins

Todays ForecastToday:
49°F | 35°F | %
Tomorrows ForecastTomorrow:
54°F | 35°F | 60%
  Swap Shop Online
Home Sports Weather Classifieds Jobs Real Estate Autos

Bears Fall Twice To #5 Mount Olive

The No. 5 Mount Olive Baseball Team (2-0) swept a doubleheader from Lenoir-Rhyne (1-2), 9-5 and 7-6, Saturday afternoon at Scarborough Field as the Trojans came from behind in both games to prevail.

Game One - Mount Olive 9,  Lenoir-Rhyne 5
The Trojans' Geno Escalante (Fairfield, Calif.) hit a three-run home run and finished with a game-high five runs batted in as Mount Olive rallied from a 4-1 deficit to take the first game of th

Full Story
ASU Men Tab Nine Top-Eight Finishers at PSU

Appalachian State University men’s track and field posted nine top-eight finishers at Penn State’s Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup on Saturday. In 60-meter hurdles, freshman Stanley Broaden grabbed a fourth-place finish with a personal-best time of 8.16, which puts him fifth all-time in

Full Story
Bobcats Win Big On Opening Day

The Lees-McRae College softball team opened the 2012 season in dominating fashion on Saturday, sweeping a trio of contests against Saint Augustine's College, Shaw University, and West Liberty University at Walnut Creek Park while outscoring their opponents by a margin of 40-1. Lees-McRae (3-0) began the day

Full Story
Sealey Pours In Career High 27, Bears Win

The Lenoir-Rhyne University Women's Basketball Team (16-5, 8-4) moved into sole possession of third place in the South Atlantic Conference with a 71-60 victory over Newberry College (12-8, 7-5) Saturday evening at Shuford Memorial Gymnasium. L-R senior guard Cameron Sealey (Mount Holly, N.C.) led all scorers

Full Story
Sepokas Leads Bobcats Over Young Harris

Junior Daniel Sepokas (Illawong, Australia) poured in a game- and season-high 26 points to lead the Lees-McRae College men's basketball team to a 73-66 win over Young Harris College on Saturday evening in Williams Gymnasium. Lees-McRae (6-13) posted a field goal percentage of

Full Story
Mountaineers Ground Lady Eagles

Appalachian State University women’s basketball downed Southern Conference rival Georgia Southern, 57-46, on Saturday at Hanner Field House. The Mountaineers (17-3, 11-1 SoCon) defeated the Lady Eagles (7-15, 3-10) for the second time this season, picked up their

Full Story
Snow Named Shrine Bowl Assistant

Former Watauga High football coach Adrian Snow has been named an assistant coach for the 76th Annual North Carolina-South Carolina Shrine Bowl game that will be played in December. Snow, who will begin his fifth year as head coach at West Forsyth in Clemmons this coming fall, was selected

Full Story
Hot-Shooting Cougars Down ASU

College of Charleston’s Andrew Lawrence made 6-of-8 three-pointers and scored a game-high 24 points as Appalachian State University men’s basketball suffered a rare second-consecutive home loss, 74-62, on Saturday afternoon at the Holmes Center. Although Appalachian (9-13, 5-7 SoCon) dominated the

Full Story

The Middle School basketball season winds down Monday night at Watauga High's Lentz-Eggers Gym. The girls championship game finds Hardin Park taking on Parkway at 5:30 p.m.; Hardin Park takes on Blowing Rock in the

Full Story
Pioneers Continue To Struggle

Watauga High men's basketball coach Rob Sanders is caught in a recurring dream. No matter what he tries to do, he keeps finding himself agonizing over the disappointment of his team's inconsistent play. The Pioneers, fighting for their post-season lives, have picked a bad time to start playing their worst basketball of the year.  The Pioneers (8-12 overall; 4-6 Northwestern 3A/4A Conference), mired

Full Story
Griewisch Breaks School Record At New Balance Collegiate Invite

Lenoir-Rhyne's Kate Griewisch (Banner Elk, N.C.) ran a school-record 16:44 in the women's 5,000-meter championship run at the 2012 New Balance Collegiate Invitational in indoor track and field Friday afternoon at The Armory. Griewisch finished sixth out of 16 competitors while

Full Story
ASU Men’s Soccer Adds Three Recruits

Appalachian State University men’s soccer head coach Matt Nelson has announced three recruits that have committed to join the Mountaineers next season. Alex Herbst, Matt Melton and Mason McCarter will don Black and Gold jerseys this fall, adding to the strength of the Appalachian program.
Coach Nelson explains that the existing talent on the team

Full Story
Junior Duo Earns Preseason Nod by League Coaches

Appalachian State University softball were picked to finish fourth in the coaches preseason poll and juniors Allie Cashion and Meghan Smith were selected as preseason first-team all-Southern Conference selections by the league coaches, announced by the SoCon office on Friday. Cashion was named first-team all-SoCon and all-tournament team accolades last season.  She ranked sixth in the conference and

Full Story
ASU Begins Spring Practice In Mid-March

The Appalachian State University football team, coming off its best recruiting season in a while, will officially start spring practice the week of March 19. And there will be some familiar faces among those attending those spring drills. Among the returnees will be

Full Story
WHS Swimmers Have 11 Regional Qualifiers

The Watauga High swimming team will be sending 11 regional qualifiers, including six relay teams to the Class 4A Western Regional on Saturday in Huntersville at the

Full Story
Future Mountaineers Earn All-American Honors

Appalachian State University volleyball saw two of its future members earn high school all-America honors from earlier this week. Paige Brown (Overland Park, Kan./St. James Academy) and Emily Corrigan (John's Creek, Ga./Chattahoochee) were named

Full Story
Bobcats Tabbed Third In Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll

The Lees-McRae College men's track and field team is picked to finish third at the 2012 Conference Carolinas Championships, announced league officials Thursday with the release of the preseason coaches' poll. The Bobcats return a

Full Story
LRU Women's Soccer Signs Seven For 2012 Season

Lenoir-Rhyne University Head Women's Soccer Coach Adrian Blewitt has announced the signing of seven student-athletes for the 2012 season. The 2012 class for the Bears includes

Full Story
Samford Edges Mountaineers

Appalachian State University men’s basketball couldn’t overcome a four-minute scoreless drought late in the ballgame and suffered a heart-breaking 53-52 loss to Samford on Thursday evening at the Holmes Center. Jamaal Trice’s (Los Angeles, Calif./Midland College) three-pointer gave

Full Story
<< Start < Prev 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 Next > End >>

Page 440 of 571

GoBlueRidge Poll

Which song do you want to hear on The Highway?