Sports

Senior forward Stanley Broaden (Wilmington, N.C./Eugene Ashley) played the hero Wednesday evening for the Appalachian State University men’s soccer team when he netted his fifth career game-winning goal and sixth of the season to lift the Mountaineers to a 2-1 win over Jacksonville.

Thornton, Allen Lead Charge Against Limestone, 2-1: Senior Meagan Thornton and junior Erica Allen backboned the Lees-McRae womens' soccer team to a 2-1 win Wednesday night in a Conference Carolinas game at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Soccer Team (7-3-1, 5-1) remained tied for first place in the South Atlantic Conference standings with a 2-0 shutout victory over Mars Hill (0-11, 0-6) Wednesday night at the Ammons Family Athletic Center and Meares Stadium.

The Mars Hill Men's Soccer Team (4-5, 4-2) shut out Lenoir-Rhyne (3-6-1, 3-3), 2-0, Wednesday night at the Ammons Family Athletic Complex and Meares Stadium in a South Atlantic Conference match.

The Hickory Crawdads want to help you kick off Halloween in style with their first-ever Craw-lloween Party at L.P. Frans Stadium from 8 pm - 12 am on Thursday, October 30th. The 21 & older Halloween party will feature Thirsty Thursday beer prices and specialty food for