Let’s get together and do something cool.” How many times did I hear that from Malik Rahili and Justin Perry in the four years we’ve been friends, and the four years we’ve been working, in whatever capacity, for The Appalachian? A lot. Of all the things I’ve done in college, the best things I’ve done
On a brisk but tame November night, more than 100 people camped outside the Krispy Kreme location in Boone, all with the hope of winning free doughnuts for a year. The group, consisting of mainly college-aged doughnut-lovers, gathered tents, heaters, and balloon animals, listened to music and captured the moment at local photography studio Boone
After a close first half and a sluggish start for the Mountaineers, App State rallied in the second to win 78-70 over North Greenville. The first half saw a hot-shooting effort from the Crusaders (6-2) as they went 53.1 percent from the field and a blistering 57.1 percent from downtown. Meanwhile App State (2-5) struggled
The Mountaineers rode a strong second-half performance on their way to a 33-21 win over Wofford in Spartanburg, S.C., on Saturday. In the win, freshman running back Marcus Cox rushed for 119 yards and 3 touchdowns and was named SoCon Freshman of the Week for the fifth time this season, tying the university record.
Katie Mallow, a junior 5-foot-9-inch guard on Appalachian State’s women’s basketball team from Snellville, Ga., is beginning her third year on the team with an entirely new perspective. Now that Mallow is no longer an underclassman on the team, head coach Darcie Vincent expects her and Maryah Sydnor to fill the shoes of the graduated
During his four years as Appalachian State University men’s soccer goalkeeper, Danny Free has shined. On the season, Free has a 73 save percentage and had 13 shutouts throughout his career. Danny is third in the SoCon in terms of saves (72) and saves per game (4).
How App State Can Win: For the Mountaineers to be able to come out of their slump and finish the season strong, they are going to have to win the game through the air.Wofford is dead last in the SoCon in passing defense, while App State is second. App State should welcome this strategy, being
Appalachian State will need to lay the role of spoiler this weekend in Spartanburg, S.C., to take on the Wofford Terriers. With a conference record of 2-4, App State sits near the bottom of the SoCon, while Wofford is tied with Samford for second at 4-2. “It seems like every year they are right there
The football falls easily into his hands and he begins to run as fast as his feet will take him, effortlessly passing the defense. It is no surprise that Tony Washington, a senior wide receiver, has gained notice from fans and coaches across the Southern Conference. Washington ranks third in the SoCon with 715 receiving
The Appalachian State women’s basketball team fell to East Tennessee State University on Tuesday 72-81, bringing the Mountaineers record to 0-2. App State played an intense action for action, game against the Buccaneers and tied the game up seven times and changed the lead five times throughout the game. Both teams had 11 steals each