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Baxter Advances To 110-Meter Hurdles Finals....Bradenton, Fla. - Lenoir-Rhyne University's Kevin Baxter has advanced to the finals of the men's 110-meter hurdles at the 2016 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the IMG Academy.

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University’s Scott Satterfield is Athlon magazine’s choice as the Sun Belt Conference’s top football coach, the magazine announced in its “Ranking The Sun Belt’s College Football Coaches for 2016” article on Friday.

BOONE - Laura Barry has been named the new girl's basketball coach at Watauga High School. Barry, a native of Cary, N.C., replaces Klay Anderson, who resigned in April. Barry, who will be a marketing teacher at the school, was one of six finalists for the position.

That's the best way to describe Laura Barry, who was named Watauga High's new girl's basketball coach on Friday afternoon.

BOONE - Watauga High Athletic Director Tom Wright has announced that there will be a press conference today at the WHS Media Center at 3:30 p.m. to introduce the new girl's basketball coach.