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Lees-McRae senior field athlete Evan Webb has been named the Conference Carolinas Men’s Field Performer of the Year, the conference announced Monday

The Bears are the fifth seed in the region tournament while the Bulldogs are seeded fourth. The game will be played at Haines & Carolyn Hill Stadium on the

Cara Parker belted a pair of home runs and the Appalachian State University softball team wrapped up the regular season with a 5-3 win against Furman on Sunday afternoon in Greenville, S.C.

Tyler Danish found a way to shut Hickory down Sunday night in a 3-1 win at CMC-NorthEast Stadium.

A solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning broke a 4-4 tie and proved to be the winning run in Western Carolina’s 7-4 victory over Appalachian State University baseball on Sunday afternoon at Hennon Stadium.