Hurricane Florence alters Lees-McRae schedules

Hurricane Florence alters Lees-McRae schedules

BANNER ELK, N.C. – With Hurricane Florence set to make landfall in the Carolinas within the next few days, the Lees-McRae College athletic department announced several schedule changes for this weekend that affect multiple programs.

  • Friday's and Saturday's women's volleyball matches against Mount Olive and Belmont Abbey have been postponed. The contest versus Mount Olive will now be played on October 12 at 7 p.m., while LMC's match vs. Belmont Abbey will now be on October 2 at 7 p.m. With those changes, the match originally scheduled for October 12 against King University will be played on October 30 at 7 p.m. 
  • The men's and women's soccer matches against Chowan on Saturday have been postponed as well. These matches will be played on October 8. The women's game will kick off at 2 p.m. with the men's match to follow at 4:30 p.m. 
  • The men's and women's cross country teams' races at the Lenoir-Rhyne Cross Country Invitational have been moved up one day to Thursday at 6 p.m. in Newton, N.C.

Be sure to follow and the different Lees-McRae Athletics social media accounts to keep up to date with all of the schedule changes throughout the academic year.

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