• Senior Goodbye: Chris Warner

    I arrived to The Appalachian with little but an enthusiasm for sports and a desire to get behind the scenes. I had never written, but I loved reading sports articles – I figured that was requisite enough to give it a shot. I had just decided to change my major,...
  • Club cycling finds ways to train despite winter setbacks

    The yearly transition to winter in Boone means a lot of things for App State’s club sports teams: practices get colder, fall sports come to a close and snow becomes a mainstay. And while clubs teams like Alpine Ski and Snowboarding rejoice at the sight of Boone’s snowy offering,...
  • Caging the Jags

    Stake your claim This App State team makes a name for itself by their raucous play in the paint. They lead the Sun Belt in rebounding, averaging 41 rebounds per game, while holding opponents to 38.3 rebounds, providing the Mountaineers with roughly three extra possessions per game. The best...
  • NBA power rankings: post All-Star break

    The All-Star festivities are in the books and NBA competition resumes on Thursday, which also happens to be the league’s trade deadline. Golden State has continued their dominance, and even found a way to carry the headlines during All-Star weekend when the Splash Bros faced off in the 3-point...
  • A new era of App State club lacrosse

    You can forget what you’ve heard about college-level club lacrosse – the laid back, penny-wearing “bros” who are more excited for the after party than playing the game itself – because App State’s club lacrosse team is turning those stereotypes on their head in preparation for this season. “It’s...
  • Bobcat Bashing

    Tame the turnovers App State enters Thursday’s matchup against Texas State with the worst turnover margin in the Sun Belt by a considerable amount. On the season, the Mountaineers commit an abysmal 15.8 turnovers per game, while only forcing an average of 11.9 turnovers per game. Texas State, on...
  • Trojan War

    SINGLE GAME FOCUS It’s no secret that the Mountaineers are suffering from a serious New Year’s hangover. Since Jan. 1, App State has dropped six of their seven games. Even worse? Three of those losses have come by a margin of 15 points or more. This Mountaineer team must...
  • NBA power rankings: sixth edition

    In the sixth installment of our NBA Power Rankings we have one major move at the top of the rankings. Golden State is no longer No. 1 as San Antonio, winners of 10 straight, have taken over the pole position. Other major movers include the Grizzlies who moved up...
  • Trojan Hunting

    Distribute The Mountaineers will be in for what could be their most difficult defensive conference game to date this season. The Trojans enter Thursday’s matchup with the Sun Belt lead in points allowed per game (58.8) and turnover margin (5.53), forcing an average of 10 turnovers per game. The...
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