Monday, May 10

by | May 10, 2021 | Quick Hits

Triton dominated the softball awards in the Tri-County Six 3-A Conference after going unbeaten in league play. Kaila Cooney was Player of the Year, Gracyn Slaughter was Pitcher of the Year and Mark Whitman was Coach of the Year. Making all-conference from the Hawks were Cooney, Slaughter, Tristan Ennis, Kimah Warren, TaKyra McLean and Aubree Bass. … Campbell has clinched the Big South Conference regular-season championship in softball. … Matthew Barefoot (Midway, Campbell) hit his second home run of the season for the Fayetteville Woodpeckers (1-5) on Sunday in an 8-5 loss to the Carolina Mudcats at Five County Stadium in Zebulon. The Woodpeckers play their first home game on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. against Kannapolis. … Martin Truex Jr. led for 248 of 293 laps to win Sunday’s NASCAR Cup race at Darlington. … Rory McIlroy shot a final round 68 to win the Wells Fargo Championship at 10-under par. … The Los Angeles Angels visit Houston tonight (ESPN, 8 p.m.).


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