Sports

The Watauga High baseball team snapped its three-game winning streak by knocking off Rocky Mount Prep 18-0 in the opening-round of the Tarboro Easter Classic at Municipal Stadium in Tarboro, N.C.

Joseph Lowder was at it again Wednesday night. Only this time, Lowder, who has been Ashe County High’s most dominant pitcher this season, did it with his bat.

Gardner-Webb scored six runs over the sixth, seventh and eighth innings to hand Appalachian State University baseball a 10-6 defeat on Wednesday evening at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

The Fred T. Foard High baseball team added to its program’s history Wedneday night by knocking off Hickory 7-4 in the championship game of the 24th Annual Catawba Easter Classic in Hickory, N.C.

Shivaun Landeros (Sparks, Nev./Edward C. Reed) gave it her best shot on Wednesday. Unfortunately, she came up short as No.24 USC-Upstate knocked off the Appalachian State University softball team 1-0 at Sywassink/Lloyd Field.