Sports

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's Lacrosse Team (4-2), ranked No. 14 in NCAA Division II, notched an easy victory over Lynn (1-4), 23-4, Sunday afternoon at Walton High School.

Sunday’s matchup between the Appalachian State University baseball team and the College of Charleston has been canceled due to rain. This marks the second year in a row that the Sunday matchup between the teams have been canceled due to rain.

It was a tough debut for new Watauga High boys' lacrosse coach Brett Green and the Pioneers. WHS (0-2) was bested by Lake Norman Charter 20-1 Friday night in its season opener at Leigh Wallace Memorial Field.

The Watauga High boys' and girls' track teams both turned in fourth-place finishes Friday night at A.C. Reynolds. The WHS boys produced 21 top-ten place finishers, including ten in the top-five. The Pioneers, who didn't win any events on Friday, also produced four second-place finishes.

And that may be an understatement. Joseph Lowder of the Ashe County High baseball team tossed another gem. And this time it was nearly perfect. Lowder, who struck out 13 men in a lopsided win against West Caldwell on March 1, tossed a no-hitter against Avery in his second appearance of the year. Lowder went six innings