Sports

Playing in its last tournament as Southern Conference members, the Appalachian State University women’s golf team finished in seventh place at the 2014 SoCon Women’s Golf Tournament at the par-72, 5,914 yard Moss Creek Golf Course in Hilton Head, S.C.

The Appalachian State University men’s golf team was able to keep momentum at the Coca-Cola Wofford Invitational despite multiple rain delays to finish tied for fifth at the par-72, 6,648 yard Country Club of Spartanburg in Spartanburg, S.C.

The Hickory Crawdads split their doubleheader against the Kannapolis Intimidators Tuesday night at L.P. Fran Stadium. The 'Dads won game one 3-1, but lost the nightcap 9-2.

For the second time this year, Lenoir-Rhyne University's Ivan Vieitez has been named the South Atlantic Conference Baseball Player Of The Week. Vieitez, a junior outfielder from Miami, Fla., batted .632 (12-for-19) with a home run and nine runs batted in to lead the Bears to a 5-0 week.

Cuonzo Martin, who led the University of Tennessee to 24 wins and the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament, has agreed in principle to become the new men's