Sunday, June 20

by | Jun 20, 2021 | Quick Hits

Happy Father’s Day! … Midway junior Nate Smith has been named Player of the Year in baseball in the East Central 2-A Conference after hitting .468 during a 13-2 season. Justin Carroll is Coach of the Year after guiding the Raiders to the league championship in his first season. All-conference selections from Midway include Caden Wilson, Smith, Dawson Wiggins, Christian Hairr and Colin Avery. … Liliana Lizarde of Overhills was third in the 113B weight class in the NCHSAA girls wrestling tournament in Kernersville on Saturday. … N.C. State defeated Stanford, 10-4, and Vanderbilt topped Arizona, 7-6, in 12 innings in the College World Series on Saturday. Virginia plays Tennessee (ESPN2, 2 p.m.) and Mississippi State takes on Texas (ESPN2, 7 p.m.) in CWS matchups today. … Visiting Milwaukee won game seven of its series with Brooklyn, 115-111, in overtime. Atlanta visits Philadelphia for a game seven today (TNT, 8 p.m.). The Los Angeles Clippers start the Western Conference final at Phoenix (ABC, 3:30 p.m.). … Louis Oosthuizen, Russell Hensley and Mackenzie Hughes are tied for the lead in the U.S. Open at 5-under par going into today’s final round (NBC, noon). … The NASCAR Cup series runs at Nashville Superspeedway (NBC Sports Network, 3:30 p.m.). … St. Louis plays at Atlanta in MLB tonight (ESPN, 7:08 p.m.).


“For The Boys”

– Tom Double

John Lucas