COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Bears sweep all 3 SAC weekly football awards

HobbsDailyReport.com ROCK HILL, S.C. – All three weekly award winners in South Atlantic Conference (SAC) football, as selected by conference officials, are from Lenoir-Rhyne University. The Bears beat Limestone 63-17 at home on Saturday to continue atop the conference standings, and Bradley Jones, Sherrod Williams and Jaquay Mitchell won league awards. Jones, a junior running back from Virginia Beach, Va., won …

MEN’S COLLEGE GOLF: Lenoir-Rhyne, Newberry share lead in Morganton

HobbsDailyReport.com MORGANTON—Lenoir-Rhyne University’s men share the lead with Newberry (S.C.) after the opening rounds on Monday of the Donald Ross Intercollegiate at Mimosa Hills. The Bears are at 561 after team scores of 284 and 277 through two rounds, led by senior Brad Robinson. He is part of a five-way tie for second place at 69-69—138 heading into Tuesday’s play. …

WOMEN’S COLLEGE SOCCER: Bears in third place, have key home match Wednesday against Catawba

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – A key conference home match is next for the Lenoir-Rhyne University women in soccer as they try to snap a three-match losing streak. The Bears (7-5-1, 5-3-0) are in third place behind Carson-Newman (6-1) and Anderson, S.C. (5-1-1) in the South Atlantic Conference (SAC) and just ahead of Catawba (4-2) and Lincoln Memorial (4-2). Catawba visits LRU …

COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Sixth-place Bears face Mars Hill next in conference race

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Lenoir-Rhyne University goes into next week — when it has three South Atlantic Conference (SAC) matches – in sixth place in volleyball. Unbeaten Wingate downed the host Bears 3-1 on Friday night and LRU defeated Coker earlier in the week, snapping a three-game losing streak. LRU’s next action is Tuesday at 7 p.m. at home against Mars …

MEN’S COLLEGE SOCCER: Lenoir-Rhyne nips Lincoln Memorial, goes into week in first place

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Lenoir-Rhyne University’s men head into next week atop the South Atlantic Conference (SAC) soccer standings after winning on Saturday. The Bears used two penalty kicks and a long-range shot to nip visiting Lincoln Memorial 3-2 on Saturday at LRU, improved to 7-4 overall and 6-2 in the SAC. Tusculum defeated LRU 2-1 in overtime on Thursday at …