Sports

The Appalachian State University softball had an offensive explosion on Tuesday night in doubleheader sweep of East Tennessee State. The Mountaineers (15-22) sprayed a season-high 15 hits in a 9-2 game one victory. They added 10 runs on 11 hits in a 10-1 win in game two.

The Appalachian State University men’s tennis won its Senior Day contest against Southern Conference foe Wofford by a score of 6-1 on Tuesday at the Appalachian Tennis Courts.

Lees-McRae junior Samantha Wohlers and senior Carlos Pinel have been tabbed to the Conference Carolinas Tennis All-Academic teams for their performances in the classroom, the conference office announced Tuesday afternoon.

No. 18 Lenoir-Rhyne (33-10, 11-5) and Catawba (23-14, 8-8) split a South Atlantic Conference softball doubleheader Tuesday at Whitley Field. The Bears lost the first contest, 1-0, but prevailed in the second game, 5-0.

Watauga High boys' basketball coach Mike Northern has annnounced that the Pioneers will host the First Annual Old Mountain Mashie Tournament at the Boone Golf Club next Tuesday, April 15.