Thursday, July 15

by | Jul 15, 2021 | Quick Hits

East Duplin won the Dixie Youth AA (8-and-under, coach pitch) state baseball championship with an 8-7 victory over Tryon on Tuesday night in Dunn. … Games tonight at the Nathan Harris Athletic Complex at Tyler Park include Whiteville vs. East Duplin on Field One (Carlie C’s IGA Field) and Dixon vs. South Columbus on Field Three (Greenwaves Field). Both games are scheduled for 6:30 p.m. starts. Whiteville is the only unbeaten team remaining. … Matthew Barefoot (Midway, Campbell) was 1-for-4 for the Asheville Tourists in a 6-0 loss to visiting Greenville on Wednesday night. … The British Open is underway at Royal St. George’s in Sandwich, England (Golf Channel). … Khris Middleton scored 40 points for Milwaukee in a 109-103 win over visiting Phoenix to even the NBA finals at 2-2. … Major league baseball resumes from the All-Star break tonight with Boston visiting the New York Yankees (ESPN, 7:08 p.m.).


“For The Boys”

– Tom Double

John Lucas