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BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University baseball alum Jeffrey Springs (Belmont, N.C./South Point) has been assigned to the High Desert Mavericks club after a successful stint with the Hickory Crawdads this year, the Texas Rangers announced today.

Hickory, N.C. - The Lenoir-Rhyne University Women's Basketball Team has announced the addition of Brad Mangum and Brooklyn Cartwright as Assistant Coaches for the 2016-17 season.

Springs Promoted to High Desert....Hickory, NC - The Texas Rangers, major league parent club of the Hickory Crawdads, have announced that Crawdads left-handed pitcher Jeffrey Springs has been promoted to the High Desert Mavericks (Class A Advanced), becoming the fourth 'Dad this season to move up in the organization.

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University women’s basketball endured another day of summer workouts on Thursday, this time concluding the first summer session.

HUDSON, NC - Caleigh Raby, of Hudson, signed with Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute's Women's Basketball team this week. Raby is a 5-foot-9 guard who led South Caldwell High School in scoring as a senior, averaging 16.6 points per game. Raby said she's excited to be playing close to home.