Sports

Zach Styron turned in a stellar day on Wednesday in Sawmills, N.C., in a Northwestern 3A/4A Conference meet at South Caldwell High. Styron won three events leading WHS to a second-place finish. Styron won the 110-meter hurdles in 17.6 seconds, the 300 hurdles in 46.4, and the triple jump with an effort of 37-feet,

Dominic Parisi and Dylan Cottrell of the Appalachian State University wrestling team will compete in the NCAA Division 1 Wrestling Championships. Parisi and Cottrell are coming off a strong showing at the Southern Conference championships. Parisi, a redshirt junior, won the conference title at 125 pounds; Cottrell, a redshirt freshman,

Appalachian State University men’s tennis came up one point short in a 4-3 loss to Stetson to open a three-match road swing. The Mountaineers (4-4) were able to pick up three singles wins, but the Hatters (4-5) were able to take the doubles point, which proved to be the difference in the end.

The Appalachian State University baseball team dropped a 2-1 decision at No.14 Clemson Wednesday night. Clemson (10-5) jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first. Center fielder Tyler Slaton singled through the right side to open the frame and advanced to second base on a fielder’s choice. Garrett Boulware’s single

The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team (18-5) swept a doubleheader from Francis Marion (10-12), 1-0 and 4-0, Wednesday afternoon at Bears Field.