Sports

After scoring 21 runs in their last two games, the Hickory Crawdads were held in check Sunday night by Greensboro pitcher Ryan Newell, who scattered three hits in a 3-0 win at L.P. Frans Stadium.

The Appalachian State University softball team dropped a 7-0 decision to UNC-Greensboro in its series finale on Sunday afternoon at Symassink/Lloyd Family Stadium.

The Appalachian State University men's track and field placed third at the Southern Conference Outdoor Championships on Sunday afternoon.

Appalachian State University baseball scored nine runs on 11 hits but was never able to fully climb out of an early 8-0 hole in its 15-9 loss to Davidson on Sunday afternoon at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

The Watauga High baseball team pulled off a dramatic comeback Saturday afternoon and defeated Southamnpton Academy from Portland, Va., to win the Tarboro Easter Classic at Municipal Stadium.