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Mitch Trubisky threw a 16-yard touchdown pass on his only play of the game, giving North Carolina its first lead with 4:05 remaining, and the Tar Heels stunned Virginia 28-27 on Saturday.

Watauga High seniors Kathleen Mansure and Michael Holland will represent the Pioneers at the NCHSAA Class 4A State Championships next Saturday at Beeson Park in Kernersville, N.C.

The Appalachian State University field hockey team knocked off conference opponent Pacific 5-4 on Senior Say at Brandon & Erica M Adcock Field. It

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team (8-0, 5-0), ranked No. 5 in NCAA Division II, rushed for a season-high 585 yards and scored 28 third quarter points en route to a 45-17 victory over Mars Hill (3-4, 2-2) Saturday afternoon at Moretz Stadium.

Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Soccer Wins Eighth Straight: The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Soccer Team (12-3-1, 9-1) ran its winning streak to eight matches and remained atop the South Atlantic Conference standings with a 3-1 win over Newberry (9-3-2, 7-2-1) Saturday afternoon at the Smith Road Complex.