Sports

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team (7-0, 4-0) looks to stay perfect on the year on Saturday when the Bears host Mars Hill (3-3, 2-1) in a South Atlantic Conference game at Moretz Stadium. The kickoff between the two teams is set for 2:00 p.m. Coverage begins at 1 p.m. on KICKS 103 FM.

Watauga High wrestling coach Todd Allan has announced that there will be a seventh and eighth grade middle school team this season. Anyone interested in joining the program, the necessary information is

The Lees-McRae cycling program has selected 12 student-athletes to participate in the Collegiate Nationals Mountain Bike Championship, announced director and head coach of cycling Tim Hall Friday.

The coaches of the Southern Conference picked Appalachian State University wresting to finish third in the conference behind Chattanooga and the Citadel for the 2014-15 season, announced by the league

But it wasn't easy. The watauga High junior varsity football team survived a huge scare Thursday night, but rallied to beat Patton 28-20 in a Northwestern 3A-4A Conference game in Morganton.