Sports

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 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

App Women Win Blue Ridge Open: The Appalachian State University womens' cross country team claimed its third meet win of the season on Friday afternoon at

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.

And that's exactly what the Watauga High football did Friday night in a 49-21 win against Hibriten at Storie Stadium in Lenior, N.C. The win also moves WHS (6-2) overall; 3-1 Northwestern 3A-4A Conference) into a second-place tie with South Caldwell in