WOMEN’S COLLEGE SOCCER: Lenoir-Rhyne falls in conference opener, idle until Wednesday

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Lenoir-Rhyne University’s women’s soccer team will be idle until Wednesday. The Bears (2-2-1, 0-1 South Atlantic Conference) were scheduled to play Sunday at Tusculum but weather associated with Hurricane Florence postponed that match. LRU will face Mars Hill on the road next Wednesday in a conference match. The Bears opened SAC play on Wednesday at home, falling …

WOMEN’S COLLEGE SOCCER: Belmont Abbey nips Lenoir-Rhyne in double OT

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Belmont Abbey handed the Lenoir-Rhyne University women their first loss of the soccer season on Monday night, winning 2-1 in double overtime at LRU. Morganton Patton scored on a breakaway for a win that improved the Crusaders to 2-0. Junior Judith Verdaguer scored the Bears’ goal in the 25th minute for a 1-0 lead. Belmont Abbey pulled …

WOMEN’S COLLEGE SOCCER: Brown’s goal nets Lenoir-Rhyne win in opener

HobbsDailyReport.com BANNER ELK – Lenoir-Rhyne University opened its women’s soccer schedule on Thursday, winning 1-0 on the road over Lees-McRae College. Abbie Brown, a senior from Leeds, England, scored in the 70th minute for the only goal of the match. LRU’s home opener is Saturday at 7 p.m. against USC Aiken. MORE MATCH INFO FROM LEES-McRAE SPORTS INFORMATION: http://www.lmcbobcats.com/sports/wsoc/2018-19/releases/20180830xedjaf