Sports

The Lees-McRae softball team dropped a pair of shutout decisions in a nonconference battle against No. 20 Anderson, 8-0 and 10-0, Sunday afternoon at Smethers Field in Anderson, S.C.

An injury-prone Appalachian State wrestling team was victimized by No.20 Chattanooga 35-8 Sunday at Maclellan Gym. App State, which was missing four starters due to injury, managed to post a pair of victories on Sunday.

Appalachian State University men's tennis was utterly dominant its home-opening matchup against Lees-McRae on Sunday as it won 7-0 at Deer Valley Racquet Club.

Quarterback Peyton Manning, head coach John Fox and the Denver Broncos were the sentimental favorites going into Sunday's Super Bowl XLVIII at Met Life Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.

Watauga High seniors Austin Northern and Austin Graham both medaled in their respective age group on Sunday at the NJGT Golf Tournament at the Lenior Golf Club in Lenior, N.C.