Sports

Appalachian State University baseball scored nine runs on 11 hits but was never able to fully climb out of an early 8-0 hole in its 15-9 loss to Davidson on Sunday afternoon at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

The Appalachian State University men's track and field placed third at the Southern Conference Outdoor Championships on Sunday afternoon.

The Hickory Crawdads have erupted for 21 runs in their last two games. Following 11-4 drubbing of Greensboro Friday night, the Crawdads (11-11) routed the Grasshoppers 10-1 Saturday night at L.P. Fran Stadium.

The Watauga High baseball team pulled off a dramatic comeback Saturday afternoon and defeated Southamnpton Academy from Portland, Va., to win the Tarboro Easter Classic at Municipal Stadium.

It was a long, frustrating day for the Appalachian State University softball team on Satutrday afternoon at Symassink/Lloyd Family Stadium. The Mountaineers (17-28; 5-11) dropped a pair games to UNC-Greensboro, 11-5 in game one, 20-19 in game two. The Spartans hit eight home runs in Saturday's doubleheader sweep.