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Williamson Named Student-Athlete of Week

Appalachian State University’s Sarah Williamson has been named the Southern Conference’s Student-Athlete of the Week, the league office announced Wednesday afternoon.
The junior claimed the 5000m run title at the Dick Taylor Invitational hosted by

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WHS JV Boys Still Unbeaten

The Watauga High JV boys basketball remained perfect by blasting St. Stephens 45-19 Tuesday night in a Northwestern 3A/4A Conference game in Catawba County.
The Pioneers (15-0 overall; 5-0 NW3A/4A) broke the game open by

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Brown Ninth Nationally In Three-Point Percentage

Lees-McRae College junior DJ Brown (Anderson, S.C.) vaulted more than 20 spots in the NCAA Division II men's basketball statistical rankings this week, entering this Saturday's Conference Carolinas matchup with

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Baab Memorial Service Available On Youtube

The Lees-McRae Colllege athletic department has made last Thursday's memorial service for Bobcat cyclist Megan Baab, who passed away in a tragic training accident on December 15, 2011, available

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ASU Field Hockey Adds One for Spring Semester

Appalachian State University field hockey head coach Brandi Alexander Kist has announced that defender, Laura Malinoski has enrolled to ASU as a transfer from Ball State.
By enrolling at ASU for the spring semester,

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Men’s Golf Unveils Spring Schedule

Appalachian State University head men’s golf coach Bill Dicus announced his team’s spring schedule on Wednesday. The Mountaineers face tough competition in five events leading up to the

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244 ASU Students Named to Fall Academic Honor Roll

244 Appalachian State University students have earned Academic Honor Roll recognition for the fall 2011 semester, as announced by Kim Sherrill, the Director of Academic Services for student-athletes.
Those honored include 195 student-athletes and an

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WHS Women Snap Skid

They say you have to crawl before you can walk, and you have to walk before you can run. Well, the Watauga High women's basketball team has gotten on its feet a few times this season,. But in their last two games, the Pioneers, similiar to a toddler struggling to stay on its feet, have fallen down

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ASU Football Adds Three for Spring Semester

Appalachian State University football added three student-athletes — two transfers and a true freshman — to its roster on Tuesday, the first day of ASU’s spring semester. The newest Mountaineers include

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Weaver To Coach U.S. National Team

Appalachian State University track and field director John Weaver has been selected to be a member of the USA Track and Field men’s coaching staff for the 2012 IAAF World Indoor Championships in Istanbul, Turkey in March, as announced by the

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Nesdill Named Bobcats' Men's Lacrosse Coach

Lees-McRae College and Director of Athletics Craig McPhail have removed the interim tag from Andy Nesdill's title and named him the full-time head coach of the

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King Denies Bobcats, 55-52

The King College women's basketball team erased a narrow halftime deficit on Monday night en route to a 55-52 win over Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play, putting together a 28-17 run in the second half.
King (2-13, 2-4 CC) posted a field goal percentage of

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McKaig Falls Short At Olympic Trials

Zap Fitness Foundation of Blowing Rock had a strong showing on Saturday at the Olympic Marathon Team Trials in Houston, Tx. And Alissa McKaig of Zap Fitness turned in the best performance of her career in the women's race.
McKaig, a native of Fort Wayne, Ind., who attended

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Presley, Cadet Named All-Stars

Defensive back/quarterback DeAndre Presley and running back Travaris Cadet of Appalachian State University have been selected to play in the Florida All-Star Game at

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Wildcats Claw Past Mountaineers

Appalachian State University women’s basketball jumped out to an early 12-point lead, but was unable to hang on in a 55-52 loss to Southern Conference foe Davidson on Sunday at the Holmes Center.
The Mountaineers (11-3, 5-1 SoCon) used stifling defense to shut down the

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LRU Women Hold Off Brevard, 69-66

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Basketball Team (12-3, 4-2) held on to defeat Brevard (5-9, 0-6), 69-66, Saturday in a South Atlantic Conference game at Shuford Memorial Gymnasium.  In the process, seventh-year Head Coach Todd Starkey became the winningest coach in school history

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Trojans Rally Past Bobcats, 72-60

The Mount Olive College men's basketball team converted 21-of-25 attempts at the free throw line, and won the battle on the glass by a decisive margin en route to a 72-60 win over Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday night.
Mount Olive (9-6, 2-3 CC) shot

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ASU Wrestling Defeats Brown, Harvard at Lone Star Duals

Appalachian State University wrestling finished 2-1 in three dual matches at the 2012 Hilton Arlington Lone Star Duals on Saturday. The Mountaineers began the day with a 41-4 win over Brown, and edged out Harvard,

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Davidson Rallies Late to Down ASU

A late 10-point run by Davidson proved to be the difference in Appalachian State University men’s basketball’s 83-79 defeat at the hands of the Southern Confererence-leading Wildcats on Saturday afternoon at the Holmes Center.
Appalachian (7-9, 3-3 SoCon) nearly blew the roof off the Holmes Center when

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