Sports

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 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.

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.

Watuaga High boys' basketball coach Rob Sanders has announced that the Pioneers will play Alexander Central at home Monday night at 7 p.m. in the opening-round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Class 4A State Playoffs at Lentz-Eggers Gym.