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ASU Commits Four Errors, Falls 13-3

Georgia Southern took advantage of four Appalachian State University baseball errors and evened the teams' three-game Southern Conference series with a 13-3 win on Saturday evening at J.I. Clements Stadium. Despite the setback, 27th-ranked Appalachian (25-8, 10-4 SoCon) maintained its grip on first place in the

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Williams belts two bombs, but Tourists top 'Dads

Hickory LF Jeremy Williams belted a pair of home runs, but the Asheville Tourists topped the Hickory Crawdads, 11-3, before 2,833 fans at L.P. Frans Stadium on Saturday evening. Williams jump-started the Crawdads (6-4) with a two-run homer in the bottom of the first against winning pitcher Ben Alsup of the Tourists for an early

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L-R Baseball Ends Season With DH Loss To Tusculum

The third-ranked Tusculum Baseball Team (39-7, 24-3) swept a doubleheader from Lenoir-Rhyne (12-37, 8-19), 16-3 and 6-1, Saturday afternoon in the Bears' regular season finale at Pioneer Park. In addition, the Pioneers win the 2012 SAC Regular Season Championship. In the opener, the Pioneers' Cade Stallings

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Bears Softball Wins It Third Straight SAC Championship

The Lenoir-Rhyne Softball Team (42-11, 14-4) closed out the regular season with a dominating sweep of Lincoln Memorial (18-28, 6-11), 13-0 and 7-0, Saturday afternoon at Bears Field to win the 2012 South Atlantic Conference Championship on Senior Day.  The Bears, ranked No. 19 in NCAA Division II, win their third consecutive

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Mountaineers Drop Doubleheader To Elon

Appalachian State University softball dropped both games of Saturday's doubleheader to Elon 8-0, 7-4, at East Field.
The Mountaineers (16-19, 6-9 SoCon) were out hit by the Phoenix (19-13, 8-6 SoCon) 5-2 in the first game and 11-10 in the nightcap. Elon wasted no time to get on the scoreboard when leadoff hitter

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Abbey Sweeps Bobcats On Senior Day

The Belmont Abbey College softball team launched three home runs and held Lees-McRae College to one run on six hits en route to a doubleheader sweep on Saturday afternoon in Conference Carolinas play at the Bobcat Softball Field.
Belmont Abbey (13-33, 6-14 CC) won game one by a tally of 4-0, while

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Bobcats Claw Belmont Abbey On Senior Day

The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team celebrated senior day in impressive fashion on Saturday afternoon, sweeping doubles play and taking five of six singles matches en route to an 8-1 victory over Belmont Abbey College in Conference Carolinas play. The Bobcats honored their senior class prior to the match,

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Warner, Boone, Pace Bobcats at Clemson

Rachel Warner (Luray, Va.) and Jake Boone (Hurst, Texas) each registered a victory in their respective "A" races to pace the Lees-McRae College cycling team to a strong performance on day one of Clemson University's Spring Classic on Saturday. Boone and Warner kicked off the day with wins in the men's and women's "A" races,

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WHS Women Win 4x800 Relay At Taco Bell

The Watauga High women's 4x800-meter relay team turned in one of its best performances of the year Friday night at the Taco Bell Invitational at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, S.C. The quartet of Julia Roberts, Hailey Middlebrook, Darby Middlebrook and Madison Harman bested the field with an effort of 9:22.33, They finished a full three seconds in front of Wando High, which finished second in 9:25.33. WHS's 4x800 team,

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Arrowood Outduels Beck, ASU Downs Eagles

Ryan Arrowood (Rutherfordton, N.C./R-S Central) outpitched likely first-round Major League Baseball draft pick Chris Beck to lead 27th-ranked Appalachian State University baseball to a 5-1 win over Georgia Southern in a Southern Conference series opener on Friday evening at J.I. Clements Stadium. Arrowood limited

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Mountaineers Dominate Appalachian Open

Appalachian State University men's track and field dominated the 2012 Appalachian Open, capturing 10 first-place finishes on Friday at Kidd Brewer Stadium. In the Mountaineers' final meet before next week's Southern Conference Outdoor Championships, the Apps put together another solid performance.

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No.3 Tusculum Blasts Lenoir-Rhyne, 15-2

The Tusculum Baseball Team (37-7, 22-3) remained in sole possession of first place in the South Atlantic Conference with a 15-2 win over Lenoir-Rhyne (12-35, 8-17) Friday night at Pioneer Park. Tusculum is ranked No. 3 in NCAA Division II. The Pioneers' Aaron Guinn (Norris, Tenn.) finished with five hits including two home runs

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Bears Have Solid Showing At Appalachian Open

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's and Women's Track and Field Teams put together a strong performance at the Appalachian Open Friday at the Belk Track at Kidd Brewer Stadium. Two individuals won their respective events as freshman Daryel Morris (Rome, Ga.) placed first in the men's 200-yard dash (22.22) as did

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Thackerson Earns First-Team All-SAC Golf Honors

Lenoir-Rhyne University's Katie Thackerson has been named to the 2012 All-South Atlantic Conference Women's Golf First Team, league officials announced this afternoon. Thackerson, a senior from Earl, N.C., leads the team this season with a 79.5-stroke average. In 2011-12, Thackerson has three top-10

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ASU Women's Tennis Falls to ETSU in Regular Season Finale

In the team's final match of the regular season, Appalachian State University women's tennis fell to ETSU, 6-1, in non-conference action at Buddy Hartsell Tennis Center on Friday.  Despite the loss, the Mountaineers (12-11, 5-5 Southern Conference) still complete the season with the program's most wins since

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Southern Conference Reverses Men's Tennis Result

Southern Conference officials have overturned the result of Thursday's men's tennis match between Appalachian State University and Furman, as announced by assistant commissioner for championships Brandon Neff on Friday. After the Mountaineers handed the Paladins a 4-3 defeat, FU coaches

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Falcons Sweep Bobcats, 9-0

The Pfeiffer University women's tennis team swept singles and doubles play on Friday afternoon en route to a 9-0 victory in Conference Carolinas play. Pfeiffer's (9-11, 5-6 CC) duo of Alena Krutkina and Taylor Lindsay kicked off the afternoon with an 8-3 win against Lees-McRae's (1-12, 1-9 CC) tandem of Lyndsay Peagram

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Tourists Drop Crawdads, 9-4

The Hickory Crawdads fell to the Asheville Tourists, 9-4, before 2,832 fans at L.P. Frans Stadium on Friday night. Hickory (6-3) scored early against winning pitcher Daniel Winkler (1-1).  Luis Sardinas led off with a base hit to right-center field and moved to second on a fielding error. Chris Grayson quickly brought in

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Belmont Abbey Defeats Bobcats ion Season Finale

The Belmont Abbey College women's lacrosse team outscored Lees-McRae College by a 15-5 margin in the first half en route to a 20-4 victory on Friday night in Conference Carolinas play on Tate Field. Belmont Abbey (7-6, 3-2 CC) outshot Lees-McRae (1-11, 0-6 CC) by a 36-11 margin, including a 22-6 advantage in the

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