Thursday, July 20

by | Jul 20, 2023 | Quick Hits

A 7-6 loss to Whiteville on Wednesday night eliminated the Dunn All-Stars from the Dixie Youth Majors (12-and-under) state baseball tournament in Pembroke. … Campbell soccer standout Jessica Donald has been named the Big South Conference Women’s Scholar-Athlete of the Year for 2022-23, the Camels’ final year in the league. … The East defeated the West, 14-0, in football in Greensboro on Wednesday night as the East finished the 2023 North Carolina Coaches Association all-star matchups with a 4-1 lead, including a sweep in soccer and a split in basketball. The lone win for the West was in boys hoops. … Alec Makarewicz is transferring from East Carolina to N.C. State after hitting .258 with 11 home runs and 49 RBIs in 2023. … Host New Zealand opened the Women’s World Cup with a 1-0 upset of Norway. Australia topped Ireland, 1-0, on Thursday. … The British Open got underway at Royal Liverpool with amateur Christo Lamprecht of South Africa shooting a 5-under par 66 for the early lead (USA, coverage scheduled until 3 p.m.).


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