Tuesday, July 13

by | Jul 13, 2021 | Quick Hits

Everson Simmons (South Johnston) is the new varsity boys basketball coach at Clayton. … Steve Mims Jr. has been named varsity boys basketball coach at Fayetteville Academy after guiding Cape Fear Christian to a share of the Sandhills Athletic Conference championship in 2020-21. … Sandhills overcame an early Western Harnett lead to take an 11-1 win in the championship of the Little Tar Heel Little League (12-and-under) District 3 baseball tournament in Southern Pines on Monday night. … Campbell outfielder Spencer Packard was selected by Seattle in the ninth round of the MLB Draft on Monday. … Second baseman Connor Norby of East Carolina was selected by Baltimore in the second round. … Morgan Goff (Triton, UNC) is playing women’s soccer for the Washington (D.C.) Spirit after beginning her pro career in Iceland. … Cedric Mullins (Campbell) is scheduled to start in center field for the American League tonight in the All-Star game at Coors Field in Colorado (FOX, 7:30 p.m.).



“For The Boys”

– Tom Double

John Lucas