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Rogers' Two Homers Powers ASU Past ETSU

A pair of home runs by freshman Caroline Rogers led Appalachian State University softball in the 13-9 slugfest over ETSU on Wednesday at Sywassink/Lloyd Family Stadium. The Mountaineers improve to 16-17 after the non-conference contest while the Buccaneers fall

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ASU Adds Three Pitchers for 2013

Appalachian State University baseball officially added three right-handed pitchers to its incoming recruiting class on Wednesday, head coach Chris Pollard announced. The trio of righties includes

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Mac/Yackey Prep For Senior Weekend

The Lees-McRae College athletic department will honor 15 members of its 2012 senior class this coming weekend, as Mac and head softball coach Merritt Yackey make preparations in the event of a rainout. The Bobcat

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'Dads top Drive, 5-3, for series win

The Hickory Crawdads never trailed on Wednesday night en route to a 5-3 victory against the Greenville Drive before 4,790 fans at Fluor Field in Greenville.  The 'Dads have won both of their first two series to start

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Drive hang on for 4-3 win

The Hickory Crawdads attempted a late comeback with runs in the seventh and eighth, but came up just short, 4-3, against the Greenville Drive at Fluor Field on Tuesday afternoon. For the second straight game the 'Dads (4-2) faced a rehabbing big leaguer in the first frame.  Rich Hill

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Four outstanding individuals from the world of high school officiating will be honored with an award for lifetime achievement. William Covington of High Point, Dan Dougherty of Jacksonville, Jack Huss of Rutherfordton and Neil Buie of Stedmen are the recipients of the sixth annual Golden Whistle Merit Award, created in a partnership among the North Carolina High School

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An event that has become a highlight of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association year is scheduled for Saturday. The annual NCHSAA Hall of Fame banquet and induction ceremonies are set for the Friday Center of the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill,

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ASU Women's Tennis Edged by Charlotte

In the team's final match on its home courts, Appalachian State University women's tennis fell to non-conference opponent Charlotte, 3-4, at Yonahlossee Racquet Club on Tuesday. The Mountaineers (12-9) suffer their first loss of the season at the Yonahlossee facility, while

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Lees-McRae To Host Junior Development Camp, May 24-28

The Lees-McRae College cycling team will host a five-day junior road development camp from May 24-28 this summer, announced head cycling coach Luke Winger Tuesday. The camp will be geared towards riders aged 15 to 18 that have competed in at least five races. Campers

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Winston-Salem State Takes Two From Bears

The Winston-Salem State Baseball Team (29-16) swept a doubleheader from Lenoir-Rhyne (12-33), 13-9 and 9-8, Tuesday afternoon at Bears Field. The nightcap was extended to eight innings as the Rams prevailed. In the opener, trailing 6-3, the Rams took control with an

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Atkins Named SAC Softball Player Of Week

Lenoir-Rhyne's Sarah Atkins has been named the South Atlantic Conference Softball Player Of The Week, league officials announced today. Atkins wins the award for the second time this year. Atkins, a senior catcher from Newport News, Va., batted .667 (six-for-nine) with a home run

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ASU Men’s Golf 13th at Coca-Cola Invitational

Appalachian State University men’s golf carded a 296-293-303=892 (+28) to place 13th at the Coca-Cola Wofford Invitational on Monday and Tuesday at the Country Club of Spartanburg. The Mountaineers were led by Darren Cook, who carded a 70-70-79=219 (+3) to place 25th

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Humblet Named SoCon Tennis Player of Week

For the second time this season, Appalachian State University men's tennis player Alain Humblet (Montreal, Quebec/DE Mortagne) has been named the Southern Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week. For the week of April 2-8, Humblet posted a 3-0 record in both

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Mountaineers Slip at Gardner-Webb

Appalachian State University baseball committed a season-high five errors and managed just seven hits in a 6-3 defeat at Gardner-Webb on Tuesday evening. The setback gave Appalachian (24-7) back-to-back losses for the first time this season. Gardner-Webb (18-16) added to its impressive

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Bears, Thackerson Win Aramark Intercollegiate

The L-R Women's Golf Team shot a 701 (+125) to win the Aramark Intercollegiate which concluded Tuesday at the Etowah Valley Golf & Country Club. In addition, L-R senior Katie Thackerson (Earl, N.C.) was the top individual for the tournament after shooting a 158 (+14).

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UPDATED: Proffitt Powers Pioneers Past Spartans

Matt Proffitt did his best impersonation of "Super Man" on Tuesday afternoon. The Watauga High senior cut down a runner at the plate, he blasted a two-run homer that highlighted a five-run third inning, and he struck out Alex Emerick with the bases loaded in the top of the seventh as the Pioneers bounced back from

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Pioneers Fall Short

It just wasn't meant to be. No matter what you do in life some times, things just don't go your way. Well, that was the story Monday afternoon as the Watauga High baseball team suffered its second one-run loss in

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'Dads race by Drive, 4-3

Chris Grayson belted a three-run home run in the top of the eighth inning to propel the Hickory Crawdads to the 4-3 win against the Greenville Drive, before 3,689 fans at Fluor Field on Monday night. The 'Dads (4-1)

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Walkley Earns All-Academic Honors

Lees-McRae College senior Edmund Walkley has been named to the Conference Carolinas Men's Volleyball Academic all-Conference team for the first time in his career, announced league officials Monday. Mount Olive

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