Sports

Lees-McRae men’s basketball coach Steve Hardin is pleased to announce the 2014-15 schedule, the team announced Thursday afternoon.

Here are scores from the elementary school games played around the region. GBR would like to thank Stephen Poulos, the Director of the Watauga County Parks & Recreation Department, the Avery

Senior forward Stanley Broaden (Wilmington, N.C./Eugene Ashley) played the hero Wednesday evening for the Appalachian State University men’s soccer team when he netted his fifth career game-winning goal and sixth of the season to lift the Mountaineers to a 2-1 win over Jacksonville.

The Watuaga High boys' soccer team took its frustrations out on Hickory Wednesday night at Jack Groce Stadium. The Pioneers played Hickory (to a scoreless tie.

Thornton, Allen Lead Charge Against Limestone, 2-1: Senior Meagan Thornton and junior Erica Allen backboned the Lees-McRae womens' soccer team to a 2-1 win Wednesday night in a Conference Carolinas game at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.