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Hickory, NC- The Texas Rangers announced the 2019 coaching staff for the Hickory Crawdads on Tuesday afternoon. Matt Hagen will return for his second season as Crawdads manager.

Beech Mountain Resort hosted a slopestyle competition Sunday, January 14th as part of the High Country Junior Freestyle Series. is reporting that former Appalachian State University assistant coach Steve Wilks has been named the Defensive Coordinator of the Cleveland Browns by head coach Freddie Kitchens. Wilks was one of nine coaches added to the Kitchens' staff on Monday.

LEXINGTON, Va. — Pins by De'Andre Swinson-Barr and Angel Najar led Appalachian State's wrestling team as eight of its nine wins produced bonus points in a 43-6 road victory against VMI on Sunday.