Saturday, July 10

by | Jul 10, 2021 | Quick Hits

Western Harnett defeated Erwin, 8-7, in an elimination game in the Little Tar Heel League District 3 Midget (10-and-under) all-star baseball tournament in Southern Pines on Friday night. Western faces Sandhills White, an 8-3 loser to Sandhills Blue on Friday, in an elimination game today at 10 a.m. That winner plays unbeaten Sandhills Blue at noon in the double-elimination event. … Opening ceremonies Friday night for the Dixie Youth Division 2 (smaller leagues) state baseball tournaments in Dunn at the Nathan Harris Athletic Complex at Tyler Park were rained out. Play starts today in the AA (8-and-under, coach pitch) and AAA (10-and-under) age groups. … Dunn Area Sports has received its 198,000th view. Thank you! … Will Lewis of Western Harnett has been named first team All-State in wrestling by High School OT at 132 pounds. Nicholas Williams of Triton is on the second team at 152 pounds. … Shohei Ohtani hit his MLB-leading 33rd home run of the season for the Los Angeles Angels in a 7-3 loss at Seattle on Friday night. … Luke List is at 13-under par and leads the John Deere Classic going into today’s third round (CBS, 3 p.m.).

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