Sports

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

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.

An opposing stable of nationally-ranked singles players was too much to overcome as Appalachian State University women’s tennis dropped a 6-0 decision to No. 6 North Carolina on Wednesday at the College

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.

Senior Cullen Ashley of Ashe County High School has been selected to play in the annual North Carolina East-West Senior All-Star Game in Greensboro on July 23 at Jamieson Stadium at Greensboro Grimsley