Friday, May 24

by | May 24, 2024 | Quick Hits

Midway won the Eastern regional championship for the second straight year in the NCHSAA 2-A softball tournament with a 7-3 victory at Martin County on Thursday night. The Raiders (21-3) will take on the Western winner between Southwestern Randolph and North Stanly for the state championship. … Lannah Price of South Johnston has been named Player of the Year in softball in the Quad County 3-A Conference. Teammate Ava Strickland is the QCC Pitcher of the Year. … In the ACC baseball tournament in Charlotte on Thursday, Miami topped Clemson, 8-7; UNC downed Pitt, 12-2, and Duke defeated N.C. State, 8-1. Games today on the ACC Network include Florida State vs. Virginia at 11 a.m., Louisville vs. Clemson at 3 p.m. and Wake Forest vs. UNC at 7 p.m. … Boston took a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA playoffs with a 126-110 win over visiting Indiana on Thursday night. Dallas has a 1-0 lead in the Western Conference finals going into a matchup at Minnesota tonight (TNT, 8:30 p.m.). … Play continues in the PGA Tour event at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth with the second round today (Golf Channel, 4 p.m.).

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