Sports

Lenoir-Rhyne University senior outfielder Ivan Vieitez has been named to the 2014 All-South Atlantic Conference Baseball Preseason First Team, league officials announced this afternoon.

The Watauga High wrestling team continued to show vast improvement, despite losing Friday night against St. Stephens.

Appalachian State University women's tennis fell to ETSU on Sunday by a final of 4-1 at the Bristol Racquet and Fitness Club as it closed out its opening weekend of play.

Jeremy Funderburk, who led the Wilkes Central High football team for nine seasons, has resigned.

Watuaga High senior Jacob Soule of the indoor track team qualified for the state meet Saturday with a 17th-place finish in the boy's 3,200-meter run at the JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem, N.C.