Sports

The University of Alabama has added a former Heisman Trophy winner to their coaching staff....

Justin Jackson from the University of North Carolina has been named a Naismith semifinalist. The Avery High girls, the Freedom girls, and the Freedom boys are in the regional finals. Brian Jillings wins No. 500....

The Watauga High athletic department has announced that today's scheduled baseball game between the Pioneers and West Wilkes has been postponed. No make up date has been announced. 

Dejournette Named SoCon Wrestler of the Year....BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University senior heavyweight wrestler Denzel Dejournette (Winston-Salem, N.C./R.J. Reynolds) earned the Southern Conference Wrestler of the Year honors after his performance in crucial and dramatic victories this season for the Mountaineers.

BOONE, N.C. – A nationally televised November home date with rival Georgia Southern and a visit from ACC foe Wake Forest highlight the 2017 Appalachian State football schedule. The Sun Belt Conference released game dates and opponents for the upcoming season on Wednesday.