The Dunn Darlings (8-and-under) softball All-Stars defeated Lumberton 17-2 and beat Hope Mills 16-5 on Saturday to advance to the Dixie district championship at Pembroke. … The Dunn Ponytails (12-and-under) downed Hope Mills 11-1 on Saturday. … The Dunn Angels (10-and-under) topped Pembroke 15-0 before falling 3-0 to Hope Mills. The Angels resume play on Sunday at 10 a.m. … Dunn’s AAA (10-and-under) and Majors (12-and-under) baseball All-Star teams won their district openers in Raeford. The AAA boys prevailed 11-0 over Hope Mills National and the Majors got past Lillington, 22-1. … Triton’s shorthanded varsity boys basketball team lost 74-46 to host Middle Creek and 63-52 to Friendship in games Saturday. Some of the Hawks are in Tennessee for a PAL event. Triton coach T.J. Morrison is considering an opportunity for more summer play at Sandhills Community College on July 11. … Triton is heading to Cleveland on Tuesday morning for a seven-on-seven football scrimmage. … Corey Julks, Jonathan Arauz, Abraham Toro and J.J. Matijevic hit home runs Saturday in a 7-3 win for the visiting Buies Creek Astros against the Carolina Mudcats. … Arkansas and Oregon State will play a best of three for the College World Series championship.