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Three Mountaineers Win SoCon Titles

Three Mountaineers took home titles and will advance to the NCAA Championships, as Appalachian State University wrestling took second place at the 2012 Southern Conference Wrestling Tournament on Saturday at

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ASU Dismantles WCU in Quarterfinals

Strong performances by Chakeitha Weldon and Anna Freeman powered Appalachian State University women’s basketball to a 61-43 victory over Southern Conference rival Western Carolina in the quarterfinals of the 2012 SoCon Basketball

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Trojans Drop Bobcats In Five Sets

The Mount Olive College men's volleyball team rallied from a two-sets-to-none deficit, and a 17-10 disadvantage in the third frame to claim a five-set victory over Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday afternoon. Mount Olive (7-12, 4-2 CC) won

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Stalling Breaks Weight Throw Record at Va. Tech

Three Appalachian State men's track and field student-athletes competed strongly at the Virginia Last Chance meet on Saturday for the chance to qualify for NCAA Championship on March 9-10.
Junior Jared Stallings broke the school weight throw record with a throw of 63-9.50 to place fifth.  Stallings' 63-9.50 broke Bob Smith's

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Mountaineers Eliminated By UNCG

Isaac Butts posted his second-straight double-double and Jamaal Trice scored 11 points off the bench but it was not enough as Appalachian State University men’s basketball was bounced by UNCG, 65-55, in the quarterfinals of the

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Red Tornadoes, Eagles Advance To Regional Finals

The Hickory High men's basketball team marched its way to the Class 3A Western Regional championship game Friday night by blowing out Freedom 81-63 at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center. A 24-5, second-quarter run gave the

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Catamounts, Paladins, Eagles All Advance

North Division No. 3 Western Carolina (15-17) captured game two of the Southern Conference Men's Basketball Championship 68-56 over South No. 6 The Citadel Friday afternoon in the U.S. Cellular Center. Western took the lead at 18:49 of the first half

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Furman, Western, Wofford Women Advance

Behind three players with double digit points, Furman earned a 63-58 win over UNCG, giving the team the final spot in tomorrow's quarterfinals of the 2012 Southern Conference Women's Basketball Tournament. Furman (15-15, 10-10 SoCon) took a

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Saturday's Erskine/LMC Game Postponed

Saturday's scheduled Conference Carolinas women's lacrosse game between Lees-McRae College and Erskine College has been postponed due to

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WHS Baseball At Ardrey Kell Postponed

Watauga High baseball coach Pete Hardee has announced that Saturday's game with Ardrey Kell has been rained out. The game has been tenatively rescheduled for Saturday, March 17. A confirmation on that date will be made

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WHS Softball Falls At West Forsyth

The Watauga High softball team was victimized by an eight-run fifth inning and dropped a 12-6 decision at West Forsyth in Clemmonvilles, N.C. Friday night. WHS was leading 5-4 going into the bottom of the fifth inning when the roof caved in. Michala McCune

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Mountaineers Downs Flyers At Spartan Classic

Appalachian State University downs Dayton, 4-2, in the opening game of the Subway Spartan Classic Friday afternoon at Cyrill Stadium. The Mountaineers (7-5)

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Mountaineers Top Rider, 6-3, In Home Opener

Jeremy Dowdy (Raleigh, N.C./Wakefield) drove in three runs and Ryan Arrowood (Rutherfordton, N.C./R-S Central) struck out seven in 5.2 innings to help lead Appalachian State University baseball to a 6-3 win over Rider in the Mountaineers’ 2012 home opener

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Wingate Overwhelms Bears, 15-1

The Wingate Baseball Team (9-10, 1-6) picked up its first league victory of the season with a 15-1 win over Lenoir-Rhyne (4-17, 1-6) Friday evening in a South Atlantic Conference game at Bears Field. Wingate's Casey Allison (Horse Shoe, N.C.) hit a

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Minick Scores Six Goals In Bears Win

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Lacrosse Team (3-2) made it two wins in a row with an easy 23-3 victory over Erskine (1-4) Friday afternoon at Moretz Stadium. L-R freshman Mary Minick (Marietta, Ga.) led all scorers with six goals while sophomore Kaelyn Bildsten

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WHS Baseball Pushed Back To 4 p.m.

Watauga High baseball coach Pete Hardee has announced that Saturday's game with Ardrey Kell has been pushed back to a 4 p.m. starting time. However,

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WHS JV Game Postponed

The Watauga High baseball team will play a varsity-only game on Saturday in Charlotte against Ardrey Kell, the No.2 team in the state in Class 4A. The junior varsity game has been postponed, according to WHS coach Pete Hardee.
"(Ardrey Kell coach Hal Bagwell)

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Henry Named All-Conference Carolinas Third team

Lees-McRae College junior Jeremiah Henry (Semmes, Ala.) has been named to the all-Conference Carolinas men's basketball team for the first time in his career, earning a spot on the league's third team, announced conference officials Friday. Henry led

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Saintine Named SE Region Field Athlete Of Year

Lees-McRae College sophomore Nazaire Saintine (Douglassville, Ga.) garnered United State Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Southeast Region Field Athlete of the Year honors on Friday for the first time in his career,

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