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Seniors Lead ASU Past Winthrop Home Finale

Led by 15 points each from seniors Isaac Butts (Milledgeville, Ga./Georgia Military College Prep) and Omar Carter (Charlotte, N.C./Charleston Southern), five players scored in double figures to lead Appalachian State University men’s basketball to a 76-64 win over Winthrop on Saturday at the Holmes Center. In the final home game

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Mountaineers’ Win Streak Snapped at Davidson

Appalachian State University women’s basketball saw its 10-game winning streak come to an end with a 61-54 loss at Southern Conference rival Davidson on Saturday. The Mountaineers (21-4, 15-2 SoCon) were unable to overcome a slow start in the first half as the Wildcats (19-7, 15-2) used a balanced offensive attack and

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Royals surge past Bobcats, 79-60

Dyonna Battle poured in a game-high 26 points to lead the Queens University of Charlotte women's basketball team to a 79-60 win over Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday afternoon in Williams Gymnasium.
Queens (9-15, 7-8 CC) posted a field goal percentage of 47.2 percent on the

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Falcons Scratch By Bobcats In Four Sets

The Pfeiffer University men's volleyball team posted 15 blocks and a .314 hitting percentage en route to a hard-fought 3-1 victory over Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday afternoon in Williams Gymnasium.
Pfeiffer (7-1, 5-0 CC) won the match by scores of

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Bobcats Turn In Strong Performance at ASU

Nazaire Saintine (Douglasville, Ga.) nearly equaled his own school record in the high jump on Friday at Appalachian State University's Pre-Conference Meet, posting a mark of 2.01 meters to finish third. Richard Lane (Concord, N.C.) placed fifth in the competition with a mark of 1.86 meters, as

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Pioneers Open Playoffs At East Gaston

The Watauga High men's basketball team has earned a No.9 seed in the Western Pod and the Pioneers will open the state playoffs on the road Monday night in Mount Holly, N.C., against East Gaston, the No.8 seed at 7 p.m. (our coverage begins at 6:40 p.m. on Oldies 100.7 FM). The WHS women

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Three WHS Matmen Advance

The Watauga High wrestling team had three of its wrestlers advance to the quarter-final round on Friday night in the opening-round of the Class 4A Western Regional at Hough High School in Charlotte. Mark Townsend at 106 pounds, Gus Coffey at 113, and Demetre Kostis at 132 all won their first-round matches. Townsend (23-9), who was seeded fifth at 106, defeated Justin Wright of T.C. Roberson, 7-3;

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Huskies Denied MVC Title

As the old cliche goes, it's tough beating a team twice in one season. It's nearly impossible to beat them three times. Well, the Ashe County High men's basketball team felt the affects of that scenario Friday night in Moravian Falls. Wilkes Central, which had lost twice to

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Bobcats Outlast Saints In Four Sets

Randy Ramirez (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico) posted 45 assists and five blocks to lead the Lees-McRae College men's volleyball team to a 3-1 win over Limestone College in Conference Carolinas play on Friday night in Williams Gymnasium. Lees-McRae (5-4, 2-0 CC) won the match by scores of 25-22, 25-21, 23-25, and 32-30, holding Limestone (5-4, 2-2 CC) to a .111 hitting percentage while recording

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Lincoln Memorial Nips Lenoir-Rhyne In 10 Innings

The Lincoln Memorial Baseball Team (3-6, 1-0) opened South Atlantic Conference play with a 10-9 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne (2-9, 0-1) in 10 innings Friday night at Bears Field. With the score tied at nine in the top of the 10th inning, Lincoln Memorial's Andre Rodriguez (Las Piedras, Puerto Rico) drove in Scott Miller (Knoxville, Tenn.) on an infield error by L-R that proved to be the

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ASU Women's Track has Record Setting Day

Appalachian State University women’s track and field earned nine top finishes at the Appalachian Pre-Conference Open Meet on Friday at the Holmes Center and Varsity Gym. Senior Asia Dunlap highlighted the meet for the Mountaineers by breaking the school 500-meter record with at time of 1:13.07.  Dunlap passed MJ Harrelson’s mark of 1:14.73 which was set in 1999. The record-breaking

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ASU Drops 2-1 Decision In Season Opener

George Mason broke a 1-1 tie with a two-out RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning and handed Appalachian State University baseball a 2-1 season-opening defeat on Friday evening at Elon’s Latham Park. Thanks to oustanding starting pitching from Appalachian’s Seth Grant (Etowah, N.C./West Henderson) and George Mason’s Anthony Montefusco, Friday’s season opener was knotted at 1-1 after seven-and-a-half innings. GMU’s Mick Foley opened the bottom of the eighth with a single up the middle off ASU reliever Josh Wilson (Edgefield, S.C./Strom Thurmond) and moved

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Shingleton Paces Bobcats To Overtime Win

Senior Josh Shingleton (Temecula, Calif.) scored his fourth goal of the game with 27 seconds left in overtime to propel the Lees-McRae College men's lacrosse team to a hard-fought 13-12 victory over Florida Institute of Technology on Friday evening in non-conference play. Lees-McRae (1-2) won 20-of-29 face-offs on the day, while holding Florida Tech (0-2) to a 2-for-15 clip on extra-man opportunities. The Panthers

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LRU Swimming Strong At Conference Championships

After the first full day of competition at the 2012 Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships at the Mecklenburg Aquatic Club Thursday, the Lenoir-Rhyne Women's and Men's Swimming Teams sit in

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'Dads Donate Gear to Freedom High

In light of recent events, in which the Freedom High School Baseball Team had equipment stolen, the Hickory Crawdads have stepped up to help!  In conjunction with the Crawdads parent club, the Texas Rangers, the Crawdads have donated two full sets of

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ASU Adds Two Assistant Coaches

Appalachian State University football head coach Jerry Moore announced on Thursday that Dwayne Ledford and Bryan Brown have officially joined the ASU staff as assistant coaches. Ledford will serve as Appalachian’s offensive line coach and Brown will be an assistant coach Full Story

Davis Garners Academic All-District Accolades

Lenoir-Rhyne's Kevin Davis has been named to the 2012 Capital One CoSIDA All-Academic District III Team for NCAA Division II Men's Basketball. CoSIDA is the College Sports Information Directors of America.
Davis, a senior guard from Charlotte, N.C., averages

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Five WHS Matmen Headed To Regionals

Watauga High wrestling Todd Allan has announced that five Pioneers will venture to Charlotte Friday and Saturday for the Class 4A Western Regional. Hough High School will host the

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Pioneers Staying Put

It's not etched in stone. At least not yet, but it's looking more and more like Watauga High will be placed in an eight-team conference that features five schools (St. Stephens, South Caldwell, Hibriten, Fred T. Foard and Hickory) that are currenty members of the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference, an old familiar foe

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