Saturday, April 8

by | Apr 8, 2023 | Quick Hits

The status of high school baseball tournament games today, including Triton vs. North Johnston in the Golden Leaf Invitational at Fleming Stadium in Wilson, is in doubt due to the weather. … Sydney Jackson, a captain in volleyball, basketball and softball at Western Harnett, has been presented with the Extra Effort Award by WRAL. … No. 14 Campbell completed its Big South Conference baseball series at Presbyterian on Friday with a 9-6 win to take the series, 2-1, as Bryce Arnold hit his 12th homer of the season for the Camels. The contest was delayed two hours, 45 minutes in the fifth inning due to rain. … East Carolina’s Purple-Gold spring football scrimmage is scheduled for today at 11 a.m. … Standout guard Caleb Love has announced his transfer from UNC to Michigan. … Play was suspended Friday night between the host Fayetteville Woodpeckers and Carolina Mudcats with the score tied at 1 in the fifth inning in the season opener for both clubs. … The second round of the Masters was halted. Brooks Koepka has completed 36 holes at 12-under par for a 3-shot lead over Jon Rahm, who played nine holes on Friday. The event is scheduled to continue today (CBS, 3 p.m.).


“For The Boys”

– Tom Double

John Lucas