LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Appalachian State University baseball took a three-run lead into the eighth inning against University of Arkansas at Little Rock but fell in the series finale, 7-5, in extra innings at Gary Hogan Field on Sunday...
Submitted photo | Jefferson Post - The eighth grade AAU Ashe County Lightning finished its season last weekend in Morganton. The Lightning finished as tourney runner-up in the Morganton Patriots Crossover Challenge. Team members are: Noah Vannoy, Luke...
ODESSA, Fla. — Noah Gouge said he has one goal for this year.The Ashe County native is one of the best sharpshooting junior competitors in the country and wants to be able to claim a spot as a shooting All-American.
HAYS — North Wilkes thought for sure they had this game in the bag against Ashe County on Thursday.The Vikings scored seven runs in the fourth inning and held a commanding 11-2 lead.
By STEVE REEDAP Sports WriterCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kemba Walker scored 21 points and the Charlotte Hornets beat an Atlanta Hawks team missing all five starters, 115-100 on Saturday night.
NEW YORK — Oak Hill Academy keeps counting down the days until the start of the DICKS'S Sporting Goods High School National Tournament on April 2.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After leading Appalachian State University men's basketball in scoring and earning second team all-Sun Belt Conference accolades, junior guard Frank Eaves has been named as a NABC all-district selection, the National...
RONDA — The varsity Lady Huskies started off its conference schedule on the right foot with a pair of mercy-rule wins on the road.Ashe traveled to East Wilkes on Tuesday and came away with a 10-1 victory.
By BETH HARRISAP Sports Writer
By WILL GRAVESAP Sports WriterCLEVELAND (AP) — Momentum sagging and Wichita State surging, Mike Brey called time out and offered his Notre Dame players a reminder.
By STEVE REEDAP Sports WriterCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brook Lopez was disappointed when he turned the ball over on an inbounds pass with 3.2 seconds left in the game and the Brooklyn Nets up by three.
ACHS TennisWEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County dropped a home match to Wilkes Central on Tuesday by a 9-0 score.
RALEIGH —The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and an agency biologist were honored recently by the Hugh Hammond Bennett Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society for development of state-of-the-art wildlife habitat...
WILKESBORO — The varsity baseball team played a pair of road games on Monday and Tuesday that included a blowout win over rival Wilkes Central and a close defeat at the hands of East Wilkes.
WEST JEFFERSON — As the non-conference schedule of games begins to wind down for Ashe County, the Lady Huskies earned a hard-fought 1-1 tie against former conference foe Surry Central.
WILKESBORO — Monday's non-conference golf match at Oakwoods Country Club marked the start of the season for Ashe County.
By BRIAN SANDALOWAssociated Press
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Nick Markakis finally got in a game for the Atlanta Braves, getting two hits Monday in a 14-10 win over the Houston Astros.
WEST JEFFERSON — North Surry scored four runs in the ninth inning to win a marathon game over Ashe County on Wednesday night, 14-10.
RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission recently awarded $30,000 to local governments for conservation-friendly development projects — $10,000 each to three local governments that met or exceeded goals to incorporate wildlife...
By AARON BEARDAP Basketball Writer
By STEVE REEDAP Sports WriterCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Travis Trice scored 23 points, and Michigan State knocked second-seeded Virginia out of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year, 60-54 on Sunday.
BOONE — Ashe County athletes won seven events and had several other strong performances last Wednesday at Watauga.Senior Paige Spell grabbed first place in the triple jump. Her leap measured in at 32 feet, 3.25 inches.
By MARK LONGAP Sports Writer
By DAN GELSTONAP Sports WriterPITTSBURGH (AP) — Villanova went from a top seed to No. 1-and-done.