Sports

The Lees-McRae women's soccer team dropped a 4-1 decision to North Georgia in its season opener Sunday afternoon in Dahlonega, Ga. The Nighthawks (2-0) saw five players took at least two shots while the Bobcats' (0-1) goalie Kaitlyn Briggs (Oviedo, Fla.) registered eight saves.

The Appalachian State University men’s soccer team dropped a 3-1 decision to nationally-ranked Uunversity of Maryland-Baltimore County on Sunday afternoon.

Senior James Galvani continued his hot start to the 2014 campaign with a pair of goals in a 17 second span while the Lees-McRae men's soccer team defeated Newberry, 2-0, at Frock Field in Salisbury, N.C. Saturday evening.

Make it two rallies in two weeks for No. 21 North Carolina, which erased a two-touchdown deficit in the second half and then held on to beat San Diego State 31-27 on Saturday night after Tim Scott's interception in the end zone with 14 seconds left.

The defending NCAA Division II National Finalists got its 2014 season off to a strong start as Lenoir-Rhyne (1-0) defeated Point (0-2), 41-10, Saturday evening at Moretz Stadium.