Category Archive: Sports

Tourists win opening home game

Tourists win opening home game

The Asheville Tourists’ first home game of the season kicked off with a bang last Thursday. Fans from the Asheville area packed McCormick Field as they watched the Tourists beat the Rome Braves 5-4 in extra innings. “What a great game,” Tyler Leinbach, a Tourists fan, said. “And on opening night too? It’s great.” The […]

Preparing for the Tournament

Preparing for the Tournament

The UNC Asheville Women’s Basketball team won the Big South Tournament on Sunday, Mar. 13. The game against Liberty University went into double overtime, leading to a victory of 64-62. Brenda Mock Kirkpatrick has been the Women’s Basketball head coach for UNC Asheville for the past four years. “Excitement. Kind of surreal that we had […]