SoCon play begins for App State

Senior wide receiver Andrew Peacock runs the ball down the field during last year’s homecoming game against Elon. App State defeated Elon 35-23. Photo by Justin Perry  |  The Appalachian
After two losses and a bye-week, the Appalachian State football team has an opportunity to redeem itself.

The off-week was a chance to get some guys healthy and a fresh start heading into the team’s final season as a member of the Southern Conference.

That opportunity comes this Saturday at Elon (1-2) at 6 p.m.

“The bye-week gave us a chance to rest our body,” sophomore safety Kevin Walton said. “We’ve been going hard since spring all the way through camp, full pads. So, it was good to have a little break. But now, we’re ready to get back on the grind and come out here with a win in our first SoCon game.”


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