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Taylor Lamb (Calhoun, Ga./Calhoun) threw what appeared to be a game-tying two-yard touchdown pass to Simms McElfresh (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Christian) with six seconds to go but the ensuing extra point was blocked and Appalachian

Shane Carden threw for 438 yards and four touchdowns to help East Carolina beat North Carolina 70-41 on Saturday, turning in another dominating performance against its instate rival.

Lees-McRae sophomore Lena Langille tallied two goals on three shots leading the women’s soccer team to a 4-1 Conference Carolinas road win against Erskine Saturday afternoon in Due West, S.C.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team (3-0, 1-0), ranked No. 6 in NCAA Division II, pulled out another key road win with a 51-14 victory over Wingate (2-1, 0-1) in the South Atlantic Conference opener Saturday afternoon at Irwin Belk Stadium.

The Watauga High volleyball team earned a split on Saturday in a tri-match with Statesville and North Henderson at Lentz-Eggers Gym.