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Greenberg Out As Hokies Men's Basketball Coach

The Virginia Tech Athletics Department announced this afternoon that Seth Greenberg has been released from his position of head men's basketball coach. "I want to thank Coach Greenberg for his dedication and effort in leading Virginia Tech in the early years of ACC membership,"

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Greene Signs National Letter

Ethan Greene made it official yesterday as he signed his National Letter of Intent with Pfeiffer University, a Division II school in Misenheimer, N.C., and a member of Conference Carolinas. And Greene will join an old teammate,

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WHS scheduling Changes

Watauga High Athletics Director Tom Wright has announced that the Watauga High men's tennis team will play South Caldwell in a make-up match today at the Sports Complex. The match was scheduled for Monday, but it was

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Millwood Named SAC Tournament MVP

Lenoir-Rhyne's Dawon Millwood has been named the 2012 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Softball Tournament Most Valuable Player, league officials announced today. Millwood was also one of four Bears to earn

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Tewell Earns SoCon Baseball Honors

Appalachian State junior right fielder Tyler Tewell has been named the Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week for the week of April 16-22.
Tewell batted .500 (6-for-12) and hit safely in all three games

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WHS Tennis Rained Out Saturday

The Watauga High men's tennis team had its match with Middle Creek rained out Saturday; and today's match with South Caldwell has been postponed and will be played Tuesday. The Pioneers (11-0 Northwestern 3A/4A

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Richardson Becomes Winningest Manager in Team History

The Hickory Crawdads won their sixth straight game in a rain-shortened five inning contest, 1-0, against the Savannah Sand Gnats at Historic Grayson Stadium on Sunday afternoon.  The game was called due to wet grounds after

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Warner Keys Bobcats to SECCC Championship

Rachel Warner (Luray, Va.) won the women's "A" road race on Saturday and finished second in the criterium to lead the Lees-McRae College cycling team to the 2012 Southeastern Collegiate Cycling Conference Road

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Mountaineers Sweep SoCon Championships

Appalachian State University men's track and field won its third-straight Southern Conference Outdoor Championship on Sunday at the Catamount Athletic Complex. The Mountaineers edged out SoCon rival Western Carolina

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Bears Win SAC Title, Earn NCAA Berth

Sophomore shortstop Jody Mizelle (Colerain, N.C.) hit a walk-off home run to lead off the bottom of the seventh inning to give Lenoir-Rhyne (46-11) a 4-3 win over Anderson (38-13) in the championship game

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Wainright Shuts Down Eagles on Senior Day

Senior Caitlin Wainright held Georgia Southern scoreless to give Appalachian State University softball a 3-2 victory on Senior Day Sunday afternoon at Sywassink/Lloyd Family Stadium. Mountaineers

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Richardson Going To Guilford College

Ashe County High senior Zeb Richardson made a verbal committment to attend Guilford College to play basketball next season. Guilford College is a Division III school located in Greensboro, and a member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. He will join former Watauga High player, Will Koppenhaver, who is a rising sophomore

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UPDATED: Middlebrook Sets Record, WHS Women Finish Second

Watauga High junior Darby Middlebrook backboned the women's track team to a second-place finish Saturday at the Blue Ridge Classic at A.C. Reynolds High in Asheville. Middlebrook, who finished second at the Class 4A state cross country meet last fall and won a state title in the 1,600-meter run during the indoor track season, shattered the record books

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Crawdads Swat Sand Gnats Win Seventh Straight

The Hickory Crawdads won their fifth straight game, 6-1, against the Savannah Sand Gnats, before 3,282 fans at Historic Grayson Stadium on Saturday evening.  With the win, Hickory Manager Bill Richardson ties Tony Beasley as the winningest manager in Crawdads history. Winning pitcher Luke Jackson (2-0) shut down the Savannah offense,

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ASU Blows Out Furman In DH Sweep

Appalachian State University baseball completed a three-game series sweep of Furman in convincing fashion, beating the Paladins by scores of 6-5 and 14-0 in a Saturday doubleheader at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium. Saturday's first game was a back-and-forth affair that Appalachian (28-9, 13-5 SoCon) won on

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ASU Softball Falls Twice to Georgia Southern

Appalachian State University softball suffered a pair of losses by the hands of Georgia Southern, 7-2, 2-0, on Saturday at Sywassink/Lloyd Family Stadium. The first-place Eagles improved to 16-1 in Southern Conference play and 31-15 overall while the Mountaineers fell to 7-11 in league play and 17-21 for the season. In game one,

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Bears Beat Anderson Advance To Tournament Finals

The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team (45-11) advanced to the finals of the 2012 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Tournament with a 1-0 win over Anderson (38-12) Saturday afternoon at Red Edmonds Field. The Bears are top seed while the Trojans are seeded third. The two squads will now meet for the tournament championship Sunday

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Bears Have Record Day at Southeast Regional Championships

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's and Women's Track and Field Teams put together several strong performances on the final day of the Southeast Regional Championship Saturday on the Irwin Belk Track at the Moretz Sports - Athletic Complex. In the team standings, both the men (57 points) and women (50 points) placed sixth overall for the Bears. Meanwhile,

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ASU Men's Tennis Dismissed by Samford

Despite picking up early momentum, Appalachian State University men's tennis fell behind and was unable to recover, as the No. 3 Mountaineers fell to No. 2 Samford, 4-2, in the semifinals of the 2012 Southern Conference Tournament on Saturday.
With the loss, Appalachian (15-7-1) finds its season at an end after posting 15 wins for the

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