Appalachian State University women's basketball player Maryah Sydnor was named to the Southern Conference's All-SoCon Team as selected by the league's coaches and announced Wednesday.

The Lees-McRae men's tennis team completed the season sweep of Catawba with a solid performance in a 6-3 victory Wednesday afternoon in nonconference action in Salisbury, N.C.

The top-seeded Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Basketball Team (23-5) defeated Coker (12-15), 82-69, in the Quarterfinals of the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Tournament Wednesday at Shuford Gymnasium.

Lenoir-Rhyne junior guard Jazmine Charles (Lexington, N.C.) has been named the 2013-14 South Atlantic Conference Women's Basketball Player Of The Year while Todd Starkey was voted on as the league's coach of the year.

Avery High boys' basketball coach Scott Polsgrove (39-20 with the Vikings) has taken the Vikings where they've never been before.