Sports

The Caldwell Cobras used a pressuring defense and team rebounding to defeat Catawba Valley Community College 76-66 Tuesday night.

The Lenoir-Rhyne University womens' soccer team (15-3-1) posted its 11th straight win by knocking off Anderson 3-1 in the opening round of the South Atlantic Conference Tournament Tuesday night.

The Appalachian State University mens' golf team closed out the fall schedule with a 19th-place finish at the Wendy’s Kiawah Classic on Tuesday. The tournament was held at the par-72, 7,100 yard Turtle Point Golf Course. The Mountaineers had a 307 in the final round, and they were 67-over with a 931 for the tournament.

Junior Mallory Overholt of the Lees McRae College womens' soccer team scored the biggest goal of the season, so far, as she connected on a 30-yard blast in sudden death overtime.

Appalachian State University mens' soccer players Stephen Chapman (Greensboro, N.C./Northwest Guilford) and Patrick Harrow (Davidson, N.C./North Mecklenburg) have been named Sun Belt Conference Players of the Week, as announced by the league office on Tuesday.