Sports

The Catawba Softball Team (25-19) pulled out a 6-3 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne (38-12) in 16 innings Thursday night in the quarterfinal round of the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Tournament at Neely Field.

Lees-McRae College is set to host the Conference Carolinas Outdoor Track & Field Championships at the Fred I. Dickerson Athletic Complex Friday afternoon and all day Saturday in Banner Elk, N.C.

The Panthers, coming off a 12-4 season and an NFC South division championship, will host two primetime games for the first time since 1997 and are slated to appear in each of the NFL's three primetime slots.

It’s been an unpredictable season for the Watauga High baseball team. But for a team that was left searching for answers just a week ago, the Pioneers seem to have found the proper remedy at an opportune time.

Veteran official Joe Tauber has been hired as the Southern Conference’s new coordinator of wrestling officials, SoCon Commissioner John Iamarino announced Thursday. Tauber will assume his duties May 1.