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Spartans Eliminate Pioneers, 5-2....SAWMILLS, NC - The Watauga High baseball team gave South Caldwell its best shot, but when the smoke cleared, the Spartans prevailed 5-2 in the opening round of the Northwestern 3A-4A Tournament Wednesday night.

Appalachian State Holds Inaugural Endowment Celebration....WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Appalachian State University athletics held its inaugural Endowment Celebration on Tuesday evening at the IMG headquarters in downtown Winston-Salem.

CHAPEL HILL – University of North Carolina junior forward Kennedy Meeks will withdraw from the 2016 NBA Draft process and return to UNC for his senior season in 2016-17.

Ashe County football coach Brian Hampton has announced the Huskies will host a football camp June 20-22 for 1st –6th graders from 8-11 a.m.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Six North Carolina football players inked free agent or tryout contracts with teams from the NFL following the conclusion of the 2016 draft.