Sports

The Alexander Central High softball team steamrolled visiting Statesville 27-0 Wednesday night in Taylorsville, N.C. And the Cougars (20-0) did it by only batting two times.

With the game tied at two in the bottom of the eighth, the Appalachian State University baseball team (13-22 overall; 7-5 Southern Conference) coughed up four runs and dropped the first game of a very

The Hickory Crawdads received a stellar pitching performance from left-hander Yohander Mendez Friday night as he tossed six shutout innings with ten strikeouts in a 7-2 win against the Asheville Tourists at

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Lacrosse Team (11-7) earned a spot in the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Tournament Championship after downing Newberry (6-11), 16-8, Friday night at the

The Watauga High girls' lacrosse team was vicitimized by Pfafftown-Reagan for the second time in three days.