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Wagner Resigns At WCU

Dennis Wagner has seen enough and he's made up his mind. Wagner has called it quits. He has stepped down as head football coach at Western Carolina University. Wagner met with interim Athletics Director Fred Cantler

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Toure, Delbridge Named to All-Tournament Team

Following the Mountaineers' departure from the 2011 Southern Conference tournament, two Appalachian State men's soccer players have been named to the all-Tournament team. Defender Harrison Delbridge

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Linville Signs With Western On Tuesday

Watuaga High senior Max Linville will sign his National Letter of Intent with Western Carolina University Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m. in the WHS Media Center. Full Story

WHS Soccer Has Six All-Conference Selections

The Watauga High boys soccer team had six players named to the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference team. Senior Zach Helms, who paced the Pioneers


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LRU Women's Soccer Advances To Southeast Regional

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Soccer Team (17-2-1) advanced in penalty kicks, 5-3, over Columbus State (16-4-3) Sunday in the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Tournament at the Moretz Sports - Athletic Complex. The match was scoreless after two overtimes. Lenoir-Rhyne, the second seed in the region, will move on to face Full Story

Bobcats Sweep Royals To Win Conference Tournament

Senior Megan Epperson (St. John, Ind.) posted a double-double with 10 kills and 10 digs to earn tournament MVP honors, and lead the Lees-McRae College women's volleyball team to a straight-set sweep of Queens University of Charlotte in the championship match of theConference Carolinas Tournament on Sunday afternoon in Williams Gymnasium. Lees-McRae (27-8) won the match by scores of 25-21, 25-21, and 25-18,

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ASU Volleyball Wins Regular Season Finale

Kelly Rhein set a career-high with 25 kills and Kasey Sauls eclipsed the 50-assist plateau in Appalachian State volleyball's 3-2 win over Samford on Sunday, Nov. 13 at the Hanna Center. The Mountaineers (20-10, 12-4) ended the regular season in style by

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Eagles Win SoCon Title

Following a 21-point second-half scoring outburst the Georgia Southern Football team (9-1, 7-1) found itself hoisting their first Southern Conference Championship Trophy since 2004 after a 31-10 victory over the Wofford Terriers (7-3, 5-2). Jaybo Shaw converted three Full Story

Bears Whip Catawba, Win SAC Title

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team (7-3, 6-1) claimed a share of its first South Atlantic Conference Championship since 1994 with a 38-6 victory over Catawba (3-8, 2-5) Saturday afternoon in the regular season finale at Shuford Stadium.
L-R, which also won its fourth straight game, shares the title

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Three swimmers win two events each for the Bears

The Lenoir-Rhyne University Men's and Women's Swimming Teams competed in a tri-meet against Pfeiffer and Converse at the Merner Pool.
The L-R women's team fell to both Pfeiffer (148-113) and Converse (159-95) while the Lenoir-Rhyne men's squad lost to Pfeiffer by a 154-105 score.
On the women's side, L-R freshmen Chelsea Kyle (Knoxville, Tenn.) and

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Sealey Scores 25, Bears Hold Off Limestone

The Lenoir-Rhyne University Women's Basketball Team (2-0) withstood a furious rally to defeat Limestone College (1-1), 77-73, Saturday on the final day of the L-R Invitational at Shuford Memorial Gymnasium.
In the first contest of the day, Mars Hill (1-1) defeated

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ASU Volleyball Drops Chattanooga In Four

Appalachian State volleyball completed its season sweep of Southern Conference foe Chattanoogawith a 4-1 victory at Maclellan Gym on Saturday, Nov. 12.
The Mountaineers (19-10, 11-4) bounced back from a loss to Western Carolina onTuesday to down the Mocs (5-24, 3-12) for the second time this season.
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Quick, Stewart Set Records; Mountaineers Retain Jug

Led by record-breaking performances from wide receiver Brian Quick (Columbia, S.C./Ridge View) and place kicker Drew Stewart

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Whitaker Paces Bobcat Past Sabers, 85-56

Sophomore Paige Whitaker (Harrisburg, N.C.) poured in a game- and career-high 18 points to lead four players in double figures, as the Lees-McRae College women's basketball team rallied past Barber-Scotia College en route to a 85-56 victory in Williams Gymnasium to open its season.
Lees-McRae (1-0) shot 45 percent from the floor on the afternoon,

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Ginipro Announces 2012 Recruiting Class

Appalachian State volleyball head coach Matt Ginipro announced the addition of four players for the 2012 season on Saturday, Nov. 12.
The signing class is comprised of four high school players from

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ASU Women Place 20th At NCAA Regional

Appalachian State University women’s cross country wrapped up its season with a 20th-place finish at the 2011 NCAA Southeast Region Championship Saturday morning at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer Park.
The Mountaineers were led by junior Amanda Hamilton

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Blue Devils Eliminate Pioneers, 38-7

Quarterback Deonte Black put on a clinic in the first quarter of Friday night's Class 4A Western Quarterfinal state playoff game between Mooresville High and Watauga. The senior, who racked up 218 yards offensively, backboned a 28-first quarter explosion as the Blue Devils (11-2) blasted WHS 38-7 at Coach Joe Popp Stadium in Mooresville.

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Frye, Sanders Named Academic All-District

Appalachian State University football’s Orry Frye (Charlotte, N.C./Providence) and Troy Sanders (Chester, S.C./Chester) have earned Capital One Academic All-District III recognition from the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), CoSIDA announced on Friday.
The Capital One Academic All-District teams

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LRU Corpe Garners Academic All-District Honors

Lenoir-Rhyne University's Colin Corpe (Ocala, Fla.) has been named to the 2011 NCAA Division II Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District II Football Team.
Corpe, a senior placekicker, earns academic all-district accolades for the third straight season and now advances to the

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