Monday, May 9

by | May 9, 2022 | Quick Hits

Cape Fear Christian Academy will host three first round NCISAA playoff games this week. Lee Christian visits CFCA in girls soccer and baseball on Tuesday at 4 p.m. The Eagles are the No. 1 seed in softball and will play Northeast on Thursday at 4 p.m. … Midway starts play in the NCHSAA 2-A boys golf tournament at Foxfire today and South Johnston plays in the 3-A state tournament at Pinehurst No. 6. … Drake Pierson had two home runs, including a grand slam, as Campbell completed a 3-game Big South Conference baseball sweep at Winthrop on Sunday with a 22-7 win. … The Campbell women’s golf team opens play in the NCAA regional in Stillwater, Oklahoma, today. … N.C. State and UNC split a baseball doubleheader in Raleigh on Sunday as the Wolfpack won the first game, 9-2, before the Tar Heels prevailed, 7-6, in the deciding contest of the series. … Boston topped the visiting Carolina Hurricanes, 5-2, on Sunday to even the first round Stanley Cup playoff series at 2-2. … Two NBA playoff series were evened at 2-2 on Sunday as host Dallas beat Phoenix, 111-101, and Philadelphia defeated visiting Miami, 116-108. … In the NBA playoffs tonight, road teams face 2-1 deficits as Boston visits Milwaukee (TNT, 7:30 p.m.) and Golden State hosts Memphis (TNT, 10 p.m.). … Joey Logano won Sunday’s NASCAR Cup race at Darlington. … Max Homa won the PGA Tour event in Potomac, Maryland, by two shots at 8-under par.


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