Thursday, May 27

by | May 27, 2021 | Quick Hits

Tyler Godwin of Midway has been named a recipient of the Heart of a Champion award by the NCHSAA. … Top-seeded Campbell begins play in the Big South Conference baseball tournament today (ESPN3, 3 p.m.) against Presbyterian. Gardner-Webb takes on South Carolina Upstate at 7 p.m. in the four-team, double-elimination event. … Zach Neto of the Camels has been named Big South Conference Player of the Year, pitcher Thomas Harrington is the league Freshman of the Year and Justin Haire of CU is Coach of the Year. … Dunn Area Sports has received its 194,000th view. Thank you1 … The Carolina Hurricanes take a 3-2 series lead into game five at Nashville tonight (NBC Sports, 9:30 p.m.). … Philadelphia took a 2-0 lead over Washington in the NBA playoffs on Wednesday night with a 120-95 win at home. New York evened its series with Atlanta at 1-1 with a 101-92 win at Madison Square Garden. Utah topped visiting Memphis, 141-129, to tie the series at a win apiece. … Milwaukee takes a 2-0 lead to Miami tonight (TNT, 7:30 p.m.). Phoenix and the host Los Angeles Lakers are tied, 1-1 (TNT, 10 p.m.). Visiting Denver and Portland are knotted at 1 going into tonight’s 10:30 p.m. tip. … A PGA Tour event gets underway at Colonial Country Club today in Fort Worth, Texas (Golf Channel, 4 p.m.).


“For The Boys”

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