Appalachian State Univesrity men’s soccer, which was originally slated to remain in the Southern Conference as an associate member, will instead participate with 17 other Appalachian State sports in the Sun Belt Conference beginning in 2014. The Sun Belt announced on Tuesday that it is reintroducing men’s soccer as a league-sponsored sport after a 19-year hiatus.
May 29, 2012. As one of the fastest growing sports in America, the number of soccer players in the U.S. is nearing 20 million. In response to this growing popularity, the number one soccer company in the U.S. and Canada, Challenger Sports, will be hosting one of their British soccer camps in Ashe, Avery, Watauga and Wilkes counties this summer.
Feb. 27, 2012. BOONE — Adult and youth soccer players are invited to participate in the 6th Annual People of the Planet Soccer Tournament. The tournament, part of Appalachian State University’s Diversity Celebration, will be played on the turf fields at Watauga High School on Sunday, April 1, from 9 a.m.- 6:30 p.m. Admission is free.