Sports

Appalachian did not get a good relief effort, dropping its first conference game of the year with a 7-4 loss to Georgia Southern on Friday at the J.I. Clements Baseball Stadium in Statesboro, Ga.

Appalachian State University men’s tennis fell one point shy of picking up a win in a 4-3 loss at Gardner-Webb on Friday at the Webb Tennis Complex.

Five Lees-McRae Track & Field student-athletes have been tabbed to the Conference Carolinas Indoor Track & Field Academic All-Conference Team, the conference office announced.

Former Appalachian State University men’s soccer all-Southern Conference first team defender, Harrison Delbridge, has signed a USL Pro (United Soccer Leagues) contract with Sacramento Republic FC.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Baseball Team (7-23, 4-13) opened a South Atlantic Conference weekend series with a 9-6 win over Carson-Newman (15-15, 8-11) Friday night at Bears Field.