Sports

Amid all its ups and downs this season, North Carolina has at least proven it can come up with big last-minute plays to win games. On Saturday, that

The Francis Marion men's' basketball team (1-1) defeated Lenoir-Rhyne (0-2), 61-53, Saturday evening in the South Atlantic Conference/Peach Belt Conference Challenge at Goodman Gymnasium on the campus of Catawba College.

The Clayton State Womens' basketball team (2-0) defeated Lenoir-Rhyne (0-2), 63-59 Saturday on the final day of the Loch Shop Region Challenge at the Athletics & Fitness Center.

Kylie Polsgrove, a three time state champion in track and field (300-meter hurdles as a sophomore and a junior and the 100-meter hurdles as a junior) at Avery County

Bobcats Drops Decision to Mars Hill: Four Lees-McRae College womens' basketball players scored in double figures, but the team dropped a 64-56 decision to Mars Hill in the SAC/Conference Carolinas Challenge Saturday afternoon at the Student Center Complex in Bristol, Tenn.