Sports

The Appalachian State University baseball team recorded its first shutout of the season on Saturday, blanking Kent State 8-0 at Patriots Point Park in Mount Pleasant, N.C.

The Appalachian State University softball team earned a split with Chattanooga in the Southern Conference opener for both teams on Saturday. The Mountaineers also saw their lengthy home-field

The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team (20-5, 2-0) opened South Atlantic Conference play on Saturday by sweeping Anderson (20-6, 0-2), 6-5 and 12-1, at Smethers Field. With the sweep, the Bears increased

Lees-McRae sophomore Brady Markle notched a team-high 11 kills, but LMC fell to No. 13 Ball State, 19-25, 19-25, 29-27, 3-25, in its final non-conference match of the year at Worthen Arena in Muncie, Ind.

The Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute Men’s Basketball team lost to Rock Valley College (Rockford, Ill.) 79-69 in the Division III National Championship game Saturday night in Loch