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.
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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.
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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.
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By DAN GELSTONAP Sports WriterPITTSBURGH (AP) — Villanova went from a top seed to No. 1-and-done.
SoftballWEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County softball team dropped to 0-3 with a pair of losses last week.
By TIM BOOTHAP Sports WriterSEATTLE (AP) — Once Aaron White got rolling, Iowa could not be stopped.
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By JON KRAWCZYNSKIAP Basketball WriterFourteen is the new 12 this year at the NCAA Tournament.
EAST BEND — Charly McCormick scored one early and Madison York scored one late as Forbush turned away Ashe County, 2-0, in a physical, nonconference soccer game Wednesday night.
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BOONVILLE — The Huskies scored five runs in the first inning and that was plenty of run support needed for another solid night of pitching from Ashe County.
By JOHN KEKISAP Sports Writer
MOCKSVILLE — Five Ashe County track athletes qualified for regionals in the team's first meet of the season last Wednesday at Davie County High School.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Clay Buchholz allowed four runs in four innings, and Boston's defense committed four of the game's seven errors in an 11-3 loss by the Red Sox to the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday.
WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County evened its overall mark to 2-2 with a dominating 6-0 win over visiting Avery County on Monday.
LELAND, N.C. — Savanna Wood (Boone, N.C./Watauga High School) finished in first place and powered Appalachian State University women's golf to a win at the Cape Fear National Intercollegiate on Monday. The Apps finished with a team score...
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By STEVE REEDAP Sports WriterCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Coleman made it clear he's coming to the Carolina Panthers looking for a chance to be an NFL starter again.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Pete Rose has submitted a new request to be reinstated to baseball.
JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Mat Monsters are turning things over to the mothers of the wrestling team for the inaugural Monster Momma Mash to be held this Sunday at Family Central.
BOONE — Appalachian State University softball has added a doubleheader against Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) foe NC State on Saturday, May 2, announced by head coach Janice Savage on Monday.
March Madness can feel a bit like sensory overload. Games are happening at sites all over the country, often several at a time, and keeping track of everything can be nearly impossible.
MOUNT AIRY — North Surry was able to defend its home field by earning a 2-1 walk-off victory over the visiting Huskies.
Wildlife Commission recognized by Mothers Against Drunk Driving
ACHS spring sports scoresJV baseball: North Surry 9, Ashe County 1JV softball: North Surry 11, Ashe County 1JV soccer: Watauga 1, Ashe County 0
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Freshman Jalen Hudson hit a jumper with 11.7 seconds left and Virginia Tech beat Wake Forest 81-80 on Tuesday in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
WEST JEFFERSON — Two Ashe County players netted hat tricks and one other player came a goal short of a hat trick in Monday's match against Mitchell County, a 9-0 mercy rule victory.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Olivier Hanlan hit a jumper with 10.9 seconds left to help Boston College beat Georgia Tech 66-65 on Tuesday in the opening game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Atlanta Braves left-hander Mike Minor will start the season on the disabled list because of inflammation in his pitching shoulder's rotator cuff.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Road games have been a problem for the Washington Wizards over the past six weeks, and it's cost them badly in the NBA standings.