Sports

Both the Lenoir-Rhyne mens' and Womens' swimming teams placed fifth overall at the Wingate Quad Plus Meet which concluded Saturday at the Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center.

The fourth-seeded Lees-McRae College mens soccer team fell on penalty kicks to No. 2 Pfeiffer 4-2 Saturday night in the championship game of the Conference Carolinas Tournament.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Mens' basketball team fell to the University of Tennessee by a 77-49 score in an exhibition game Saturday night to kick off the 2014-15 season at Thompson-Boling Arena.

The Appalachian State University volleyball team fell to Arkansas State Saturday night in four sets, 25-17, 21-25, 11-25, 24-26. The Mountaineers (19-7 overall; 9-7

The CCCTI womens' basketball team picked up its first win of the year Saturday with a 79-64 win over Barbara Scotia College.