The Appalachian State University softball team ran into a buzzsaw on Saturday at Sywassink/Lloyd Family Stadium. The Mountaineers (13-21 ovearll; 3-7 Southern Conference) dropped a doubleheader to Georgia Southern (26-11, 10-1 SoCon). The Eagles blanked App State 4-0 in the opener, and they bounced the

That was certainly the case for the Watauga High baseball team Friday night. The Pioneers (6-7 overall; 4-4 Northwestern 3A-4A Conference) rallied from a 3-1 deficit and defeated St. Stephens 10-4 at Frye Field in St. Stephens, N.C.

Friday night's game exemplified life in general. One day you're up. Another day, you're down. Well, that was the case Friday night as Greensboro blasted Hickory 8-1 at NewBridge Bank Park.

The Watauga High girls' lacrosse team suffered a 17-7 loss Friday night at Kernersville-Bishop McGuinness. The Pioneers (0-4) trailed 12-4 at halftime. Junior midfielder Ellie Sloboda led the Pioneers with four goals and an assist; Courtney Kapral had two goals and two assists. Katie Marks had the other WHS goal.