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Red Tornaodes Reach Regional Finals

The Hickory High women's basketball team made its way to the Class 3A Western Regional championship game Tuesday night. The Red Tornadoes (29-1), riding a 20-game winning streak,

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Lenoir-Rhyne Men's Golf Places 10th At The Pirate Invitational

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's Golf Team shot a 617 (+49) to finish 10th at the 2012 Pirate Invitational, hosted by Armstrong Atlantic State, which concluded Tuesday at the Savannah Quarters Country Club. Georgia College, ranked No. 16 in NCAA Division II, shot a 574 (+6) on the par-71, 6,897-yard course to win the rain-shortened event. Heavy rains shortened the 54-hole tournament

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Millwood, Atkins Earn Weekly Conference Honors

Lenoir-Rhyne's Dawon Millwood and Sarah Atkins have been named the South Atlantic Conference Softball Pitcher and Player Of The Week, respectively, league officials announced this afternoon. Both players led 18th-ranked Lenoir-Rhyne (16-2) to an 8-0 week as the Bears ran their winning streak to nine contests in the process. Millwood, a senior from Hixson, Tenn., went 4-0 for the week with a 1.21 earned run average

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Individuals Shine at Irish Creek Tourney

Lance Wheeler carded a 75-67=142 (E) to tie for third place and lead five Appalachian State University men’s golfers at the Irish Creek Intercollegiate. The Mountaineers did not enter a team but posted a strong showing among five individual players. The senior’s 67 on Tuesday was a career low and tied for the fifth-lowest round in Appalachian history. Wheeler’s previous best

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Mocs bite Bobcats, 24-2

The Florida Southern College women's lacrosse team outscored Lees-McRae College by a 17-2 margin in the first half en route to a 24-2 victory in non-conference play on Tuesday evening

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Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Tennis Falls To Wingate

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Tennis Team (0-5, 0-4) was shut out by Wingate (6-1, 1-0), 9-0, in a South Atlantic Conference match Tuesday afternoon at the Wingate Tennis Complex. Lenoir-Rhyne

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Trojans Surge Past Bobcats, 74-48

The Mount Olive College men's basketball team outscored Lees-McRae College by a 39-20 margin in the second half on Tuesday night en route to a 74-48 victory in the quarterfinal round of the

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LRU Women's Basketball Opens SAC Tournament At HOme

Lenoir-Rhyne (19-8) will host Carson-Newman (16-10) in the Quarterfinal Round of the 2012 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Women's Basketball Tournament on Wednesday beginning at 7:00 p.m., inside Shuford Memorial Gymnasium.
The Bears are the fourth seed in this year's tournament

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Mountaineers Rally Late Against N.C. A&T

Tyler Tewell (Charlotte, N.C./Butler) doubled with two outs in the top of the ninth inning and scored the go-ahead run on an infield single by Jeremy Dowdy (Raleigh, N.C./Wakefield) to lift Appalachian State University

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National Honors for Arrowood

Adding to a long list of accolades for Appalachian State University baseball following its series victory over No. 7 LSU this past weekend, senior Ryan Arrowood (Rutherfordton, N.C./R-S Central) was named the

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Southern Conference Wrestling Awards Announced

Appalachian State Leads With Four All-SoCon Wrestlers; ASU's Kyle Blevins Named Wrestler of the Year. The Southern Conference wrestling all-conference team and postseason awards were announced on

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Women's Basketball Tournament Pairings Announced

The Southern Conference has announced the pairings for the 2012 Women’s Basketball Tournament, scheduled to begin Friday (March 2) in Asheville, N.C. Davidson secured the top spot in the women’s tournament. The Wildcats, Appalachian State and Chattanooga

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More Accolades for ASU Baseball

The accolades continue to roll in for Appalachian State University baseball following its series victory at No. 7 LSU this past weekend. On Monday, Appalachian moved into’s Mid-Major Top 25 poll at No. 20. On Tuesday, tabbed the Mountaineers as its national Team of the Week. Appalachian (4-2) won 2-of-3 games at six-time

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Humblet Named SoCon Men’s Tennis Player of Week

Appalachian State University’s Alain Humblet (Montreal, Quebec/DE Mortagne) has been named the Southern Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week for all matches Feb. 20-26, as announced by the

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WHS Soccer Wins Season Opener

The Watauga women's soccer team blanked Ashe County 3-0 in its season opener Monday night in Boone. Hannah Younger backboned the offense with a pair of goals and an assists. Sierra Hill scored

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Saints Surge Past Bobcats

The Limestone College women's basketball team placed four players in double figures and knocked down 11 three-pointers en route to an 87-64 win over Lees-McRae College in the quarterfinal round of the

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LRU Swimming Earns Scholar All-American Honors

Both of Lenoir-Rhyne University's Men's and Women's Swimming Teams garnered Scholar All-American accolades for the fall semester of 2011. The award is presented by the

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Mocs Down ASU, 80-71

Appalachian State University women’s basketball was unable to overcome a 10-point halftime deficit in an 80-71 loss at Southern Conference rival Chattanooga on Monday night. The Mountaineers (23-5, 17-3 SoCon) were able to keep it close throughout much of the first half, but the Lady Mocs (21-8, 16-4) used a late first-half run to separate themselves and send the Apps to just their third

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Tar Heels Release 2012 Grid-Iron Schedule

Head coach Larry Fedora will make his head-coaching debut with the University of North Carolina on September 1 in Chapel Hill against Elon. Fedora inherits a team that was 7-6 last season and lost to Missouri in the Independence Bowl. The Tar Heels will play a 12-game schedule in 2012. UNC will play seven home games this season. The home dates include Elon on September 1, East Carolina September 22, Idaho

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