LR athletes have earned conference honors. Ivan Vietez has been named the South Atlantic Conference Baseball Player Of The Week for games played April 7-13. This is the second time this year that he has earned this honor. Vietez was a 2013 First-Team All-South Atlantic Conference honoree, and he currently leads the league in batting average.
Robin Hochguertel has been named to the 2014 All-South Atlantic Conference Men's Tennis Singles Second Team, league officials announced yesterday. The LR junior finished 11-11 in singles action this year as the Bears' No. 1 player including four wins against South Atlantic Conference foes. Hochguertel also teamed with freshman Hunter Pack to earn league honorable mention honors in doubles.
On the women’s side of tennis at LR, Zorica Djuric has been named to the All- SAC Women's Tennis Singles First Team. Djuric, also a junior posted a 16-6 record at the No. 1 spot in singles this year including a 7-4 record in conference play.
The Lenoir-Rhyne golf team wrapped up play At The 2014 Food Lion SAC Championships yesterday afternoon in Sevierville, Tennessee. The men’s team finished 12th overall, while the women placed 10th.