Thursday, June 24

by | Jun 24, 2021 | Articles, Quick Hits

The 35th annual Harnett Educators golf tournament is Friday afternoon at Keith Hills. … Fuquay-Varina topped host Wilmington Ashley, 2-1, for the NCHSAA 4-A Eastern regional baseball championship on Wednesday. The Bengals (14-3) take on Reagan (16-2) in a best-of-three series that starts Friday at 5 p.m. at Burlington Athletic Stadium. … Vanderbilt scored two runs in the bottom of the ninth, including the game winner on a wild pitch, to defeat Stanford, 6-5, in an elimination game Wednesday night in the College World Series. … Texas plays Virginia in an elimination game in the CWS tonight (ESPN2, 7 p.m.). … Trae Young scored 48 points Wednesday night to lead Atlanta to a 116-113 win at Milwaukee in the opening game of the Eastern Conference finals in the NBA playoffs. … Phoenix has a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals going into tonight’s game hosted by the Los Angeles Clippers (ESPN, 9 p.m.). … The PGA Tour is at the TPC River Highlands course in Cromwell Connecticut, for the Travelers Championship, which starts today (Golf Channel, 3 p.m.).


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– Tom Double

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