Sports

LRU Men Earn First NCAA Berth In Seven Years....Indianapolis, Ind. - For the first time in seven seasons, the Lenoir-Rhyne men's basketball team has earned a berth to the NCAA Division II Playoffs.

Junior Duo, Jones Supply Offense in Victory, 12-10....BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Dane Carney tallied two goals and dished out six assists and Blaine Stottlar scored four times as the Lees-McRae men's lacrosse team thwarted Notre Dame de Namur 12-10 Saturday afternoon at Tate Field.

Two-Out Hits Doom App State in 6-2 Defeat....ELON, N.C. — Bowling Green scored five of its six runs with two outs in a 6-2 win over Appalachian State University baseball on Saturday at Elon’s Latham Park.

Lenoir-Rhyne Baseball Opens South Atlantic Conference Play With Doubleheader Split At Mars Hill....Hickory, N.C. - Lenoir-Rhyne (14-4, 1-1) and Mars Hill (14-7, 3-2) split a South Atlantic Conference baseball doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at Henderson Field. The Bears won the first game - 4-3 - before the Lions took the nightcap, 10-3.

Men’s Hoops Finishes Season on Two-Game Win Streak....BOONE, N.C. -- Senior Frank Eaves (Greensboro, N.C./Page) put the game out of reach with a pull-up three pointer late in the second half to solidify the 80-73 win over Arkansas State pm Senior Day at the Holmes Center. App State’s bench outscored A-State 49-17 in the game.