Sports

The Appalachian State University softball dropped a pair games at Radford Thursday. Despite a solid pitching performance from Shivaun Landeros (Sparks,

Lenoir-Rhyne Head Men's Basketball Coach John Lentz will be inducted into the Catawba County Sports Hall Of Fame as part of the Class of 2014.

The Watauga High boys' lacrosse team took out its frustrtaions on winless Morganton-Patton Thursday night. The Pioneers (3-6 overall; 3-2 North Carolina Conference 13), who suffered a huge setback following their loss at Hickory last Friday, bounced back and battered Patton 14-5 down in Morganton.

The Ashe County High baseball team went into the Easter holiday break on a winning note. The Huskies, behind Joseph Lowder (5-0), who has five of Ashe County's six wins this season, knocked off the Rams 7-5 in West Jefferson, N.C., Thursday night.

The Watauga High baseball team ran into a quality pitcher for the second night in a row. Wednesday night, Drew Bolick nearly threw a no-hitter as Hibriten downed the Poineers 4-1 in Lenoir, N.C.; Thursday night, right hander Brock Toner of Patton took his turned and he handcuffed the Pioneers (7-11 overall; 4-8 Northwestern