Shivaun Landeros (Sparks, Nev./Edward C. Reed) gave it her best shot on Wednesday. Unfortunately, she came up short as No.24 USC-Upstate knocked off the Appalachian State University softball team 1-0 at Sywassink/Lloyd Field.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team, the No. 1 seed in the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Tournament, will face eighth-seeded Catawba in the quarterfinal round on Thursday evening at 5:30 p.m., on the campus of Lincoln Memorial.

The Lexington Legends (10-10) scored five runs over the final two innings on Wednesday morning and defeated the Hickory Crawdads 6-2 at L.P. Frans Stadium.

The Ashe County High baseball team couldn't take advantage of four Wilkes Central errors in an 8-7 loss Tuesday night in West Jefferson, N.C.