Sports

The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team improved to 9-3 on the season after defeating Pfeiffer (6-1) and Belmont Abbey (4-1) Sunday on the final day of the Catawba Invitational at Salisbury Community Park.

The Lees-McRae men's lacrosse team fell victim to an 11-goal first period attack from No. 11 Pfeiffer while dropping its Conference Carolinas opener, 25-2, Sunday afternoon at Watauga High School in Boone, N.C.

The Appalachian State University softball team closed out the Blues City Classic tournament with a loss Sunday morning. Evansville knocked off ASU 5-2 in the tournament finale.

The Appalachian State University wrestling team defeated SIU-Edwardsville 27-12 at Varsity Gym in a Southern Conference match on Sunday afternoon. The Mountaineers close out the regular season with a three-match winning streak.

NC State's Jake Armstrong hit a two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning to lift the sixth-ranked Wolfpack to a 3-1 victory over Appalachian State University baseball on Sunday afternoon at Doak Field.