• Men’s Tennis falls to Lee, 9-0, on Sunday
    February 18, 2018
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team fell to Lee University Sunday afternoon in a non-conference matchup, 9-0. The loss moves LMC’s record on the season to 0-3.
  • Men’s Tennis drops a 7-2 decision to Mars Hill
    February 15, 2018
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team dropped a 7-2 decision to Mars Hill University Thursday afternoon in Banner Elk. The loss moves LMC’s record to 0-2 on the season.
  • 157 Lees-McRae student-athletes named to the 2017 Fall Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll
    February 01, 2018
    HIGH POINT, N.C. – 157 Lees-McRae College student-athletes were named to the 2017 Fall Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll on Thursday morning by the league office. Eight teams had 10 or more student-athletes honored with the men’s and women’s soccer squads leading the way with 19 and 18 honorees, respectively.
  • Appalachian State blanks Lees-McRae, 7-0
    January 28, 2018
    BOONE, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team dropped a 7-0 decision at Appalachian State Sunday morning to open its 2018 season.
  • Men’s Tennis opens 2018 season Sunday at Appalachian State
    January 25, 2018
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Under the direction of new Head Coach Rodger Acklin, the Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team will look to take some steps forward this season, which begins this Sunday at Appalachian State. First serve between the Bobcats and Mountaineers is set for 9 a.m.
  • Men’s Tennis picked to finish 10th in Conference Carolinas Preseason Coaches’ Poll
    January 18, 2018
    HIGH POINT, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team was selected to finish 10th in the Conference Carolinas Preseason Coaches’ Poll Tuesday afternoon. Senior Gabriel Muniz and freshman Matthew Meluch were tabbed as players to watch for the Bobcats this spring.
  • Lieutenant Colonel Rodger Acklin named new Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach at Lees-McRae
    September 19, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Lees-McRae College’s Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail announced Thursday morning the hiring of Lieutenant Colonel Rodger Acklin as the school’s new Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach. Acklin, who is a former Bobcat tennis player himself, is a 1997 graduate of Lees-McRae.
  • Rusty Batten signs with LMC Men’s Tennis
    June 01, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis program announced the signing of Rusty Batten (Albemarle, N.C.) for the 2017-18 season Thursday afternoon. Batten joins fellow signee Matthew Meluch (Statesville, N.C.) as members of the incoming recruiting class for LMC Head Coach Don Marriott as he enters his third season.
  • Four LMC Tennis players named Academic All-Conference
    April 18, 2017
    HIGH POINT, N.C. – Four members from the Lees-McRae College tennis programs were named Academic All-Conference by the league office Monday afternoon. From the women’s team, Amanda Chapman was named to the team, while Thomas Deeley, Garrett Lakey and Sebastian Zuhr from the men’s team were also honored.
  • Pfeiffer downs LMC 6-3 on Monday afternoon
    April 17, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team fell in its final match of the 2016-17 season Monday afternoon to Pfeiffer University by a score of 6-3. With the loss, the Bobcats wrap up their season with a record of 1-16 overall and 0-10 in Conference Carolinas action.
  • Limestone blanks Lees-McRae, 9-0, Sunday
    April 09, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision to Limestone College in Banner Elk Sunday afternoon. The loss moves Lees-McRae’s record to 1-14 overall and 0-8 in conference play.
  • King (TN) shuts out LMC Saturday, 9-0
    April 08, 2017
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision to King (TN) University Saturday afternoon. LMC’s record now stands at 1-13 overall and 0-7 in conference play.
  • Weather alters LMC Athletics schedule this week
    April 05, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Because of the forecasted weather in Banner Elk and the surrounding areas this week, the Lees-McRae College athletic department announced a pair of schedule changes for this week.
  • Bobcats battle but fall on the road to Erskine, 5-4
    April 04, 2017
    DUE WEST, S.C. – Five of the six members of the Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team that saw action Tuesday at Erskine won at least one match, but it wasn’t enough as the Flying Fleet edged the Bobcats, 5-4. The loss moves LMC to 1-12 overall and 0-6 in Conference Carolinas action.
  • Barton picks up a 9-0 win over the Bobcats Sunday afternoon
    April 02, 2017
    WILSON, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision on the road at Barton Sunday afternoon. The loss moves Lees-McRae's record to 1-11 overall and 0-5 in league matches.
  • UMO shuts out LMC Saturday, 9-0
    April 01, 2017
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision on the road at Mount Olive Saturday afternoon. The loss moves Lees-McRae’s record to 1-10 overall and 0-4 in league matches.
  • Men’s Tennis travels to Mount Olive and Barton this weekend
    March 30, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team will hit the road for a pair of Conference Carolinas matches at Mount Olive Saturday and Barton on Sunday. Saturday’s match will get underway at 2 p.m., while Sunday’s contest is scheduled to begin at noon.
  • Bobcats fall to North Greenville Saturday, 8-1
    March 25, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis fell to North Greenville Saturday afternoon in Conference Carolinas action by a score of 8-1. The loss moves LMC’s record to 1-9 overall and 0-3 in conference play.
  • Men’s Tennis drops a 7-2 decision to Southern Wesleyan
    March 24, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team fell in Conference Carolinas action Friday afternoon to Southern Wesleyan, 7-2. The loss moves LMC’s record to 1-8 overall and 0-2 in league matches.
  • Catawba blanks Lees-McRae, 9-0
    March 22, 2017
    SALISBURY, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team was shut out by a 9-0 score Wednesday afternoon at Catawba. The loss moves LMC’s record to 1-7 on the season.
  • Men’s Tennis preps for three matches this week
    March 21, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team will be back in action with three matches this week. LMC will travel to Catawba Wednesday for a 2 p.m. match. Following its matchup with the Indians, Lees-McRae will return home Friday to host Southern Wesleyan at 2 p.m. before closing out the week with a tilt against North Greenville Saturday at 1 p.m.
  • Bobcats battle but drop a 6-3 decision to Belmont Abbey
    March 18, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Gabriel Muniz and Garrett Lakey both notched singles and doubles victories Saturday but it was not enough as the Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team dropped its conference opener to Belmont Abbey, 6-3. The loss drops LMC’s record to 1-6 on the season.
  • Men’s Tennis preps for a matchup against Belmont Abbey Saturday
    March 17, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Following a few postponements, the Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team will return to action this Saturday when it hosts Belmont Abbey. The Bobcats and Crusaders are set to get underway at 11 a.m.
  • Wintry weather forces schedule changes for LMC Athletics Wednesday
    March 14, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Due to the wintry weather and cold temperatures expected in Banner Elk Wednesday, the Lees-McRae College men’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s tennis teams have all announced schedule changes. The tennis matches Wednesday against Pfeiffer have been postponed along with the lacrosse game against Tusculum. All three contests don’t have make-up dates as of yet.
  • Bobcats fall on the road to Lenoir-Rhyne, 8-1
    March 02, 2017
    HICKORY, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team fell in non-conference action Thursday to Lenoir-Rhyne, 8-1. The loss drops Lees-McRae’s record to 1-5 on the 2016-17 season.
  • Men’s Tennis heads to Lenoir-Rhyne on Thursday
    March 01, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team will return to action Thursday when it travels to Lenoir-Rhyne for a non-conference tilt. The match against LR is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. from Hickory, N.C.
  • Lees-McRae Tennis teams’ matches this weekend at Emmanuel (GA) and Erskine have been postponed
    February 23, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College tennis teams’ matches at Emmanuel (GA) and Erskine have been postponed. The makeup dates for these matches have not yet been determined.
  • Men’s Tennis falls at Brevard, 7-2
    February 21, 2017
    BREVARD, N.C. – After a burst of rain postponed play Saturday, the Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team and Brevard College resumed their match Tuesday afternoon. The Bobcats ended up dropping the match by a 7-2 score. The loss drops LMC’s record to 1-4 on the season.
  • Men’s Tennis match at Brevard rescheduled for Tuesday
    February 20, 2017
    BREVARD, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team’s match at Brevard College, which was postponed Saturday due to rain has been rescheduled for Tuesday at 2 p.m.
  • Women’s Tennis picks up a 5-0 win at Brevard, Men’s match postponed
    February 18, 2017
    BREVARD, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s tennis team picked up a rain-shortened 5-0 victory at Brevard College Saturday. With the win, the Bobcats improve to 3-1 on the season. Additionally, the Lees-McRae College men’s tennis team’s match against Brevard was postponed due to the rain that interrupted the women’s match. An update on the status of the men’s match will be made early next week.
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