Sports

Tyler Pennell of Zap Fitness Foundation in Blowing Rock, N.C., and a member of the U.S. Men's 1/2 Marathon Team, turned in a 33rd-place finish at the World Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark on

The Asheville Tourists (7-4) hung on for a 5-4 win Sunday night against the Hickory Crawdads at L.P. Fran Stadium.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's and Women's Golf Teams both stand in 11th place after the first day Sunday of the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championships at the Sevierville Golf Club.

Lees-McRae men's lacrosse players Schuylor Dickerson and Dalton Lamb recorded hat tricks, but LMC fell 16-8 in a nonconference bout against Ohio Valley at Stadium Field Sunday afternoon in Parkersburg, W.

Eight "coaches who make a difference" by virtue of their exemplary sportsmanship will be honored by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association at the NCHSAA Annual Meeting.