Sports

DENVER - The Colorado Rockies have announced that former Appalachian State University pitcher Ryan Arrowood was assigned to their Class AAA affiliate, the Albuquerque Isotopes, of the Pacific Coast League on Wednesday.

Hagerstown, MD - The Hickory Crawdads must love living on the edge.

App State Women’s Tennis Ousted in First Round of SBC Tournament....NEW ORLEANS - The Appalachian state university women’s tennis team (7-14) fell to UL Monroe 4-3 in the first round of the Sun Belt women’s championship Thursday morning at the city tennis park in New Orleans.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora has officially named Mitch Trubisky the starting quarterback for the Tar Heels season opener vs Georgia in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game on Sept 3.

Proffit, Pioneers Tame Panthers....MORGANTON - Gracie Proffit had a career game, going 4-for-5 with a home run, three doubles and six runs-batted-in as the Watauga High softball team belted Patton 15-9 in a Northwestern 3A-4A Conference game Thursday night.