Sports

The Avery High football team has hit a snap. The Vikings dropped a 37-13 decision at Polk County Friday night in a Western Highlands 1A-2A Conference game. The Vikings (3-5 overall; 0-3 WHC) have dropped two in a row and four of their last five games. Polk County (7-2; 3-0), which began the night in a two-way for first place

It was a tough day on Friday for the Watauga High girls' tennis team in the opening-round of the NCHSAA Class 4A Western Regional at Ardrey Kell High School in

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's and Women's Cross Country Teams competed Friday afternoon in the Blue Ridge Open at State Farms. The women's squad finished seventh

Stingy D Boosts Bobcats Against Mount Olive: The Lees-McRae women's volleyball team played stingy defense and three players registered at least eight kills in a 21-25, 25-12, 25-18, 25-15, win against Mount Olive in a Conference Carolinas battle Friday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team (6-0, 3-0), ranked No. 5 in NCAA Division II, puts its unbeaten streak to the test this Saturday on the road against Newberry (2-4, 1-3) in a South Atlantic Conference game.