Sunday, May 16

by | May 16, 2021 | Quick Hits

Delaney Cumbie (Cape Fear Christian Academy) hit a home run for host UNC Greensboro on Saturday in a 9-4 win over Western Carolina for the Southern Conference softball tournament championship. … Campbell took the Big South Conference softball tournament at Gardner-Webb with a 5-2 win over USC Upstate on Saturday. … The Spartans and Camels will learn their destinations when the NCAA softball tournament bracket is announced tonight (ESPN2, 9 p.m.). … Matthew Barefoot (Midway, Campbell) went 2-for-4 for the Fayetteville Woodpeckers on Saturday in a 1-0 loss to visiting Kannapolis. Barefoot is hitting .317. … Trent Fennell (Triton, Barton) pitched a perfect inning with two strikeouts for the Spokane Indians on Saturday at Vancouver. … Joseph Johnson (South Johnston) is hitting .289 for High Point with 14 doubles and six home runs. The Panthers start a 3-game series at Campbell on Thursday at 5 p.m. … The Camels took a doubleheader sweep at USC Upstate on Saturday by scores of 12-0 and 8-0 as Ryan Chasse and Thomas Harrington pitched complete games. Campbell improved to 30-14 overall and 25-9 in the Big South Conference to lead the league’s baseball standings. Hitting homers in the Saturday sweep were Bryce Arnold, Mason De La Cruz, Spencer Packard and Grant Harris (two). … The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed Albert Pujols. … Rombauer won the Preakness. … Boston visits New York as the NBA wraps up the regular season today (ESPN, 1:15 p.m.) … The NASCAR Cup series races at Dover, Delaware, today (Fox Sports 1, 2 p.m.). … South Dakota State (8-1) meets Sam Houston State (9-0) for the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision title (ABC, 2 p.m.) … Sam Burns leads the Byron Nelson tournament by one shot at 20-under par going into today’s final round (CBS, 3 p.m.). … San Diego hosts St. Louis in MLB tonight (ESPN, 7 p.m.).


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