Sports

Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Soccer Wins Eighth Straight: The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Soccer Team (12-3-1, 9-1) ran its winning streak to eight matches and remained atop the South Atlantic Conference standings with a 3-1 win over Newberry (9-3-2, 7-2-1) Saturday afternoon at the Smith Road Complex.

Women's Soccer Drops Overtime Battle at Barton, 2-1: Redshirt sophomore Kate Brandon notched her first goal of the season, but the Lees-McRae women's soccer team fell in overtime, 2-1, to Conference Carolinas foe Barton Saturday afternoon at Barton Soccer Field in Wilson, N.C.

Appalachian State University football's Nov. 8 home game versus UL-Monroe will kick off at 3:30 p.m., Appalachian State athletics and the Sun Belt Conference announced on Saturday.

The Appalachian State University women’s cross country team won its fourth meet of the season Saturday, when it claimed the Lenoir-Rhyne Open title.

The Avery High football team got back on the winning track Friday night with a 17-0 win against Madison at MacDonald Stadium in Newland, N.C.