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Appalachian State University men’s tennis came up one point short in a 4-3 loss to Stetson to open a three-match road swing. The Mountaineers (4-4) were able to pick up three singles wins, but the Hatters (4-5) were able to take the doubles point, which proved to be the difference in the end.

The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team (18-5) swept a doubleheader from Francis Marion (10-12), 1-0 and 4-0, Wednesday afternoon at Bears Field.

Senior Cullen Ashley of Ashe County High School has been selected to play in the annual North Carolina East-West Senior All-Star Game in Greensboro on July 23 at Jamieson Stadium at Greensboro Grimsley

An opposing stable of nationally-ranked singles players was too much to overcome as Appalachian State University women’s tennis dropped a 6-0 decision to No. 6 North Carolina on Wednesday at the College

Western Carolina University junior J.T. Poston, who played at Hickory High School, has been named the Southern Conference men’s golfer of the week for all competition from March 5-11. The selection is made