Saturday, July 17

by | Jul 17, 2021 | Quick Hits

Whiteville captured the Dixie Youth AAA (10-and-under) North Carolina Division 2 (smaller leagues) baseball championship on Friday morning and went unbeaten in the tournament with an 11-1 win over South Columbus on Carlie C’s IGA Field at the Nathan Harris Athletic Complex at Tyler Park in Dunn. … The Dunn Majors (12-and-under) All-Stars start play in the Dixie Youth state baseball tournament in Elizabethtown today at 2 p.m. against Whiteville. … Matthew Barefoot (Midway, Campbell) was 2-for-3 with a run and an RBI for the Asheville Tourists in an 8-3 loss to visiting Greenville on Friday night. … Louis Oosthuizen had a 2-shot lead in the British Open at 11-under par going into today’s third round (NBC, 7 a.m.). … Phoenix hosts Milwaukee tonight with the NBA finals tied at 2-2 (ABC, 9 p.m.).


“For The Boys”

– Tom Double

John Lucas