Jefferson Post- RSS SPORTS Feed http://jeffersonpost.com/section/SPORTS http://jeffersonpost.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 30 May 2015 00:18:26 EST 1800 High Country Triple Crown registration starts http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153782699/High-Country-Triple-Crown-registration-starts BOONE — The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Institute for Health and Human Services (IHHS) at Appalachian State University announces the High Country Triple Crown, a series of three challenging and fun races covering beautiful... Fri, 29 May 2015 09:30:21 EST Baseball stars at Family Central http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153751514/Baseball-stars-at-Family-Central JEFFERSON — The Ashe Aces U8 baseball team was able to take home the prize in their tournament over Memorial Day weekend. Thu, 28 May 2015 13:00:22 EST Softball all-conference team named http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153761302/Softball-all-conference-team-named WEST JEFFERSON — Sarah Houck was the lone Lady Husky softball player to make the Mountain Valley All-Conference team released last Friday. Wed, 27 May 2015 23:05:24 EST N.C. Wildlife Commission news and notes http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/153751011/N.C.-Wildlife-Commission-news-and-notes Champions crowned at youth hunter education skills tournament Wed, 27 May 2015 17:45:35 EST ASU Football hands out spring awards http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/153750724/ASU-Football-hands-out-spring-awards BOONE — Appalachian State University football doled out its spring performance awards during its first team meeting of the summer on Monday evening at the Appalachian Athletics Center. Wed, 27 May 2015 15:15:23 EST Local sports briefs http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153693997/Local-sports-briefs Twilight League: Week 2W.J. Chevrolet (-1) defeated Badger Funeral Home (-2)Peak Farms (1) def. AEV (-3)Mt. Jefferson Motors (-7) defeated Bureaucrats (-10) Tue, 26 May 2015 22:00:22 EST Carolina Diamonds win tournament http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153718462/Carolina-Diamonds-win-tournament MORGANTON — Another local travel sports team is off and running to a great start. Tue, 26 May 2015 14:00:22 EST 8U Aces win Memorial Day Bash http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153718022/8U-Aces-win-Memorial-Day-Bash JEFFERSON — The Ashe Aces 8U baseball team grabbed another championship, this one at Family Central in the NCBPA Memorial Day Bash. Tue, 26 May 2015 11:40:21 EST Ashe Lightning JV girls win http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/153690039/Ashe-Lightning-JV-girls-win Submitted photo | Jefferson Post - The Ashe County Lightning JV girls team took home the championship in the Free Worship Christian Daycare Invitational on Saturday in Alleghany County. The team is coached by Mark Sheets. Sun, 24 May 2015 13:05:21 EST Ashe shooter adds to trophy case http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153641646/Ashe-shooter-adds-to-trophy-case WEST JEFFERSON — The wins and downed targets keep piling up for Ashe County shooter Noah Gouge.Gouge, 16, recently competed in three shooting events across three different stats. Sat, 23 May 2015 14:30:21 EST Safety reminder for summer boaters http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/153641733/Safety-reminder-for-summer-boaters WEST JEFFERSON — Whether you are kayaking the New River, heading to the beach or hitting one of your favorite lake spots, always keep in mind the importance of being a safe boater. Fri, 22 May 2015 14:30:24 EST Tennis camp begins June 8 http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153641660/Tennis-camp-begins-June-8 WEST JEFFERSON — The 2015 Ashe County Tennis Clinic will start off a month full of summer camps in June, with this camp allowing both kids and adults the chance to improve their tennis skills while having fun. Thu, 21 May 2015 17:15:21 EST Twilight League: Week 1 http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153639461/Twilight-League:-Week-1 WEST JEFFERSON — The annual Twilight League at Mountain Aire Golf Course got started this past week with 13 teams competing this year.Week one results:W.J Chevrolet (-7) defeated Peak Farms (-8) Thu, 21 May 2015 15:00:21 EST Franklin advances with 4-2 win over Ashe http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153605111/Franklin-advances-with-4-2-win-over-Ashe WEST JEFFERSON — Fifth-seeded Franklin scored four times in the first half and advanced to the 2A Western Semifinals with a 4-2 victory over fourth-seeded Ashe County on Wednesday night. Wed, 20 May 2015 22:35:22 EST Track team runs at state meet http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153605101/Track-team-runs-at-state-meet GREENSBORO – Ashe County sent four individual performers and three relay teams to the 2015 2A State Championship Meet at North Carolina A&T University. Wed, 20 May 2015 17:30:21 EST Ashe Aces travel to Tennessee http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153577477/Ashe-Aces-travel-to-Tennessee KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The Ashe County Aces 8U and 9U baseball teams took part in the East Tennessee BPA Diamond Classic Tournament last weekend. Wed, 20 May 2015 15:30:22 EST App State-Clemson to air live on ESPN3 http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/153571612/App-State-Clemson-to-air-live-on-ESPN3 BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University football's Sept. 12 contest at Clemson will kick off at 12:30 p.m. and air live on ESPN3, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced on Friday. Mon, 18 May 2015 17:55:21 EST Ashe wins wild match over Hendersonville http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153546535/Ashe-wins-wild-match-over-Hendersonville WEST JEFFERSON — The Lady Huskies advanced to the 2A West Quarterfinals with a 3-2 overtime win over Hendersonville on Friday. Sun, 17 May 2015 18:05:21 EST ‘Girls Got Game’ camp starts June 22 http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/153546409/Girls-Got-Game-camp-starts-June-22 WEST JEFFERSON — Lady Husky Head Coach Laura Foster invites all rising first grade through rising eighth grade girls to come out and attend the annual Girls Got Game basketball camp at Ashe County High School. Sun, 17 May 2015 16:20:21 EST ASU mourns the passing of Bob Light http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/153546618/ASU-mourns-the-passing-of-Bob-Light BOONE — Bob Light, one of the most successful coaches in Appalachian State University athletics history, died on Monday. He was 88. Sun, 17 May 2015 08:00:21 EST