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Mars Hill Holds On To Defeat LRU In Women's Tennis

The Mars Hill Women's Tennis Team (4-4, 1-1) kept Lenoir-Rhyne (0-4, 0-3) from winning its first match of the 2012 season with a 5-4 victory in a South Atlantic Conference contest Sunday afternoon

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UPDATED: ASU Takes Series from No. 7 LSU with 11-1 Rout

 Appalachian State University sent shockwaves through the college-baseball world on Sunday with a series-clinching 11-1 rout over No. 7 LSU at Alex Box Stadium. With the blowout victory, Appalachian (4-2) took 2-of-3 games from the seventh-ranked Tigers, marking the program’s first-ever three-game series win

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ASU Men’s Tennis Earns 6-1 Win over Belmont

A day after the Mountaineers saw their three-match winning streak snapped, Appalachian State University men’s tennis rebounded with a 6-1 win over Belmont at Deer Valley Racquet Club on Sunday. The Black and Gold (4-3) regain their winning record, while Belmont (1-4) continues to

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Lincoln Memorial Spoils Senior Day

The Lincoln Memorial Women's Basketball Team (14-12, 9-9) upset Lenoir-Rhyne University (19-8, 11-7), 71-64, in the South Atlantic Conference regular season finale Saturday afternoon at Shuford Memorial Gymnasium. The Lady Railsplitters' Dayshalee Salaman (Carolina, PUERTO RICO) finished with a team-high 19 points and Kelsey Bradford (Metropolis, Ill.) added 15 points and hit all five three-point attempts

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Men's Basketball Tournament Pairings Announced

The Southern Conference has announced the pairings for the 2012 Men's Basketball Tournament, slated to begin Friday (March 2) in Asheville, N.C.  Davidson and Wofford secured the top two seeds in the South Division and earned byes to Saturday's quarterfinals.  UNCG and Elon

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Bobcats Crack Win Column Against Fleet

The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team registered a hard-fought 8-1 victory over Erskine College in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday afternoon, sweeping doubles action and winning the first three singles flights.
Lees-McRae's (1-3, 1-0 CC) duo of Pedro De Sousa Nunes (Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil) and Skylar Warren (Asheville, N.C.) opened the day with an 8-3 victory over

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Appalachian Men's Tennis Falters at ETSU

Breaking a streak of three consecutive wins, Appalachian State University men's tennis fell to ETSU 6-1 at Bristol Racquet Club on Saturday. The Mountaineers level out to 3-3 on the season, while the once nationally-ranked Buccaneers (1-8), earns their first win of the year. ETSU was nationally-ranked

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Brevard Takes Two From LRU Saturday

The Brevard College Baseball Team (6-7, 3-2) swept a doubleheader from Lenoir-Rhyne University (3-14, 1-4), 8-1 and 14-1, Saturday afternoon in South Atlantic Conference action at Gil Coan Field. Game One - Brevard 8,  Lenoir-Rhyne 1:  Cody Queen (Chesapeake, Va.) hit two home runs to go along with

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Mars Hill Takes Down Bears In Men's Lacrosse

The Mars Hill Men's Lacrosse Team (5-0, 3-0) remained undefeated on the season with a 14-6 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne (0-3, 0-1) in the Bears' Deep South Conference opener Saturday afternoon at Moretz Stadium. The Lions' Taylor Thilo (Greensboro, N.C.) and

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Bobcats Drop Two At Mars Hill

The Mars Hill College softball team held Lees-McRae College to one run and 11 hits en route to a doubleheader sweep on Saturday afternoon in non-conference play. Mars Hill (10-6) pushed across 11 runs on 15 hits on Saturday, including three extra base hits. The Lions

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ASU Women's Tennis Downs ECU

The Mountaineers kept their home winning streak alive as Appalachian State University women's tennis defeated East Carolina, 5-2, on Saturday at Yonahlossee Racquet Club. Appalachian (4-3) has now won all three of its home matches, while East Carolina (4-8) rounds out

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Wineberg Wins State Title

Josh Wineberg, who signed his National Letter of Intent to play football at Western Carolina University on February 1, closed out his high school career in a big way Saturday night. The Ashe County High senior

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Lions tame Bobcats, 14-9

The Lindenwood University men's lacrosse team outscored Lees-McRae College by an 8-4 margin over the final two quarters on Saturday afternoon to register a 14-9 win in non-conference play on the campus of Shorter University. Lindenwood (1-0) outshot Lees-McRae (1-5) by a 48-29 margin, including a

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Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Lacrosse Stuns Pfeiffer, 19-18

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Lacrosse Team (2-2) rallied from a seven-goal deficit to defeat Pfeiffer (1-1), 19-18, Saturday afternoon at Moretz Stadium. L-R sophomore Hayley Beattie (Lebanon, N.J.) led all scorers with five goals including four after halftime and the game-winner as the Bears

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Mountaineers Late Rally Falls Short

Appalachian State University softball's late rally falls short to South Carolina, 7-4, on Saturday afternoon at Beckham Field. The Mountaineers (4-5) were led by freshmen Caroline Rogers and Dani Heichen as well as senior Michelle Lighton who all recorded a pair of hits.  Lighton and Rogers each tallied

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Arrowood, Hyatt Blank No. 7 LSU, 1-0

Ryan Arrowood (Rutherfordton, N.C./R-S Central) and Nathan Hyatt (Brevard, N.C./Brevard) combined on a three-hit shutout and Daniel Kassouf’s (Lexington, N.C./North Davidson) solo home run in the fourth inning proved to be the only scoring Appalachian State University baseball needed in a

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Elliott Takes Third At State Meet

Michael Elliott closed out his outstanding season with a third-place finish at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association State Wrestling Championships in the 132 pound weight division. Elliott (45-9), who lost to Billy Simmons of Trinity in the semfinals on Saturday, dominated his

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The North Carolina High School Athletic Association's regional basketball tournaments, will get underway on Tuesday as the state's prep teams continue the road toward the state championships. Sectional winners from the East will be going to Fayetteville for the second consecutive year. The games will be played

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Western Carolina Downs ASU

Despite shooting 52.9 percent from the field and owning a 39-30 advantage on the glass, Appalachian State University men’s basketball was unable to hold onto an early lead in an 83-75 setback at Western Carolina’s Ramsey Center on Saturday’s regular season finale. The Mountaineers finish the season

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