Sports

The Appalachian State University men’s tennis won its Senior Day contest against Southern Conference foe Wofford by a score of 6-1 on Tuesday at the Appalachian Tennis Courts.

No. 18 Lenoir-Rhyne (33-10, 11-5) and Catawba (23-14, 8-8) split a South Atlantic Conference softball doubleheader Tuesday at Whitley Field. The Bears lost the first contest, 1-0, but prevailed in the second game, 5-0.

Watauga High boys' basketball coach Mike Northern has annnounced that the Pioneers will host the First Annual Old Mountain Mashie Tournament at the Boone Golf Club next Tuesday, April 15.

Lees-McRae junior Samantha Wohlers and senior Carlos Pinel have been tabbed to the Conference Carolinas Tennis All-Academic teams for their performances in the classroom, the conference office announced Tuesday afternoon.

Talk about bad timing, the Watauga High baseball team reverted back to its old ways on Tuesday night against arguably the best team in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference. In turn, left hander Jordan Fulbright tossed a four-hit shutout as Fred T. Foard blanked the Pioneers 4-0 in a NW3A-4A Conference game at Pioneer