Monday, June 28

by | Jun 28, 2021 | Quick Hits

Teams from the East brackets swept the NCHSAA baseball championships as Greenville Rose (3-A) and Perquimans (1-A), the team that eliminated Hobbton in the second round, wrapped up titles on Sunday at Terry Sanford and South View, respectively. Fuquay-Varina (4-A) and Randleman (2-A) took their series finals on Saturday at Burlington Athletic Stadium. … Mississippi State (48-17) and Vanderbilt (48-16) start the best-of-three championship series of the College World Series tonight (ESPN2, 7 p.m.). … Harris English made a 16-foot birdie putt on No. 18, the eighth playoff hole, to top Kramer Hickok for the Travelers Championship on Sunday. … Kyle Busch won Sunday’s NASCAR Cup race at Pocono. … Milwaukee took a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference final of the NBA playoffs with a 113-102 win at Atlanta on Sunday night as Khris Middleton had 38 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists. … Phoenix takes a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference final into tonight’s home game with the Los Angeles Clippers (ESPN, 9 p.m.). … Clayton Kershaw struck out 13 in eight innings for the Los Angeles Dodgers in a 7-1 win over the visiting Chicago Cubs on Sunday night.


“For The Boys”

– Tom Double

John Lucas