COLLEGE AWARDS: Lett, Salamon selected for Powell Excellence Awards at Lenoir-Rhyne

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – A top men’s lacrosse player and a track and field star have earned this year’s Wayne B. Powell Student-Athlete Award of Excellence at Lenoir-Rhyne University. The Bears athletic department announced Haylea Salamon as the winner in women’s sports and Colin Lett as the winner in male sports. The two recipients will be honored at the Bears Choice …

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Lenoir-Rhyne’s Cronic, Poe win conference awards

Bears produce SAC’s Coach of the Year, Jacobs Blocking Trophy winner; second-team picks include former Maiden star running back Huff HobbsDailyReport.com ROCK HILL, S.C. – The South Atlantic Conference (SAC) head football coaches acknowledged the job Drew Cronic of Lenoir-Rhyne University has done this season, selecting him on Wednesday as the conference’s Coach of the Year. Cronic, in his first …

COLLEGE SOCCER: Bears’ Cascon, Enriquez on All-Southeast Region first-team

HobbsDailyReport.com GAFFNEY, S.C. – A trio of men’s soccer stars at Lenoir-Rhyne University have been named to the NCAA Division II Conference Commissioners Association Southeast All-Region team. Sophomore Victor Cascon and senior Marcos Enriquez are first-team selections, and senior forward Ignacio de Goya was a second-team pick. Cascon, the Bears’ leading scorer this season, had 10 goals to go with …

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lenoir-Rhyne senior guard named SAC Player of Week

HobbsDailyReport.com ROCK HILL, S.C. – Cory Thomas, a senior guard for Lenoir-Rhyne University, on Monday won the South Atlantic Conference (SAC) Player of the Week for games played Nov. 5-11. Conference officials announced Thomas, from Louisville, Ky., gained the award for averaging 20.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, three assists and two steals per game as the Bears opened the season with …