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The Lees-McRae women's lacrosse was unable to overcome the No. 3 nationally-ranked Limestone Saints in a 22-0 loss in Conference Carolinas play Tuesday afternoon at the Upper Practice Field in Gaffney, S.C.

The inclement weather has forced postponements of three of tonight's four Eastern Regional tournament basketball games. The West games will be played as scheduled on Tuesday.

Lenoir-Rhyne's Sydney Landreth has been named the South Atlantic Conference Softball Player Of The Week, league officials announced today.  Landreth, a freshman first baseman from Disputanta, Va., hit .471 (eight-for-17) for the week with five runs scored and six runs batted in and led the Bears to a 6-1 week.

The Southern Conference announced the 2014 men’s basketball postseason awards today (March 4). Davidson forward De’Mon Brooks was named the 2014 Player of the Year after leading the Wildcats to a 15-1 record in conference play. The Charlotte, N.C., native won the award in 2012 and becomes the first player in league

Appalachian State University has finalized the dates for its annual Hall of Fame, Family Weekend, Homecoming and Black Saturday football games in 2014. Appalachian State’s 2014 Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6, in conjunction with the Mountaineers’ home opener versus Campbell.