Friday, August 27

by | Aug 27, 2021 | Quick Hits

Triton’s home junior varsity football game with South Johnston, scheduled for Thursday night, was called off due to COVID issues for the young Hawks, who went on quarantine. … Harnett Central’s girls tennis team opened the season with a 6-3 home win over Rosewood on Wednesday. Singles winners for the Trojans included Sophie McLean at No. 2, Lauren Faulkner at No. 3, Kylie Guerrero at No. 5 and Lauren Godfrey at No. 6. (The teams are pictured below) … Tyler Young scored twice in the opening 3:33 to lift the Campbell men’s soccer team to a 3-1 win at No. 30 UNC Greensboro on Thursday night. … Cedric Mullins (Campbell) was 1-for-4 with two runs and two stolen bases for Baltimore on Thursday in a 13-1 win over the visiting Los Angeles Angels. … Jon Rahm, Sam Burns and Rory McIlroy posted 64s to share the lead in the BMW Championship going into today’s second round (Golf Channel, 3 p.m.). … The Carolina Panthers host Pittsburgh in an exhibition game tonight (WRAL, 7:30 p.m.).

Players from Harnett Central and Rosewood are shown on Wednesday.


“For The Boys”

– Tom Double

John Lucas