Sports

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's and Women's Swimming Teams opened the 2014-15 season Friday at the All-North Carolina Invitational at the Greensboro Aquatic Center.

Junior duo Jordan Banta and Jariliz Cotté combined for 25 kills, and the Lees-McRae women's volleyball team dispatched North Greenville, 25-17, 25-19, 25-15 in a sweep during Conference Carolinas play Friday evening in front of a raucous crowd at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.

In its first Sun Belt Conference match, the Appalachian State University men’s soccer played the Hartwick Hawks to a scoreless tie Friday evening.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team (4-0, 2-0), off to its best start in 15 years, looks to remain perfect on the year when it hits the road to take on Brevard (0-4, 0-1) in a South Atlantic Conference game Saturday afternoon at Brevard Memorial Stadium in Brevard, N.C.

The Appalachian State University volleyball team defeated the South Alabama Jaguars Friday night in four sets, 25-21, 23-25, 25-20, 25-23.