The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team is ranked fifth in the final NCAA Division II Southeast Region Poll of the season. The Bears, 39-13 on the season, are also ranked No. 24 in the NFCA NCAA Division II Top 25 Poll this week. The NFCA is the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.
Put the blame on Mother Nature. Afterall, it was her fault that all that nasty weather made its way into the area. In turn, that dicey forecast denied the Watauga High boys' golf team a chance to catch South Caldwell for the No.1 seed among the Class 4A schools in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference.
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association Board of Directors completed its spring Board meeting on Wednesday at the NCHSAA offices.