Tuesday, July 11

by | Jul 11, 2023 | Quick Hits

Host Erwin defeated Laurinburg, 8-4, on Monday evening in the first round of the Little Tarheel League 10-and-under District 3 baseball tournament. Sandhills White downed Western Harnett American, 16-0. Erwin takes on Sandhills Blue, a 19-0 winner over Lee County, tonight at 6 p.m. Western Harnett National meets Sandhills White tonight, also at 6 p.m. Lee County and Laurinburg play an elimination game tonight at 8 p.m. … Pitcher Ty Cummings of Campbell was selected in the seventh round with the 217th overall pick in the MLB draft by Seattle on Monday. … Vladimir Guerrero Jr. topped Randy Arozarena in the finals of the Home Run Derby, 25-23, on Monday night in Seattle. Guerrero’s father, Vladimir Sr., won the HR Derby in 2007. … Arizona right-hander Zac Gallen (UNC) will start for the National League in the All-Star game tonight (FOX, 8 p.m.). … Football coach Pat Fitzgerald has been relieved of his duties at Northwestern amid reports of hazing within the program. … Bob Huggins said he didn’t sign his resignation and wants to remain basketball coach at West Virginia after being arrested for driving under the influence last month.



“For The Boys”

– Tom Double

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