Sports

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team, coming off its run to the national championship game, has announced its awards ceremony for the past season. The program will take place on Friday, March 7, at 7:00 p.m., on

Cassie Crawford, a track and field athlete at Appalachian State, has been named the North Carolina Education Lottery Student-Athlete of the Week for Feb. 12, the league office announced Wednesday.

The Watauga County Middle School basketball tournament got its semifinal games in Tuesday night, ahead of a winter storm that's making its way into our area.

Tonight's game between No. 8 Duke and North Carolina has been postponed due to a winter storm that brought enough snow and ice that paralyzed many area roads.

The freshmen duo of Gabriel Rivera and Keenan Freitas paced a strong-minded Lees-McRae defensive effort while LMC held Milligan to a hitting percentage of -.014 in a sweep, 25-16, 25-19, 25-12, in an exhibition match Tuesday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner