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The Lexington Legends (10-10) scored five runs over the final two innings on Wednesday morning and defeated the Hickory Crawdads 6-2 at L.P. Frans Stadium.

Appalachian State University baseball’s Michael Pierson (Coral Springs, Fla./Pine Crest) has been named the Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for his achievements on the field and in the classroom, the SoCon announced on Wednesday.

True Kim Robinson, who graduated from Watauga High School last spring, has turned in a solid season with Milligan College, an NAIA school in Johnson City, TN.

Lees-McRae Director of Cycling Tim Hall is pleased to announce the cycling slate for Fall 2014, the team announced Wednesday afternoon.

Lenoir-Rhyne's Brantley Rumford and Ivan Vieitez have been named to the 2014 All-South Atlantic Conference Baseball First Team, league officials announced today. Rumford, a junior second baseman from Rock Hill, S.C., finished second on the team in batting average (.376) to go along with a home run, 14 runs batted in and a