Wednesday, February 24

by | Feb 24, 2021 | Quick Hits

Host Eastern Alamance remained unbeaten with a 71-47 win over Harnett Central in the first round of the NCHSAA 3-A girls basketball playoffs on Tuesday despite 19 points and seven blocked shots by Syniah McMiller. Brittany Mills had 13 points and six assists in the setback. Shay Ward added 11 points as the Central girls finished 9-3. … Midway’s girls were topped, 72-47, by Randleman in 2-A girls play as Morgan Hall led the Lady Raiders (9-5) with 22 points. Making all-conference from the Midway girls were Kris’Shyia McKoy and Rylie Williams. … Tyler Godwin was All-East Central Conference for the Midway boys. … Dunn Area Sports has received its 176,000th view. Thank you! … No. 22 East Carolina improved to 4-0 with a 6-1 baseball win over No. 25 Duke (2-2) on Tuesday in Greenville as Seth Caddell, Josh Moylan and Thomas Francisco had home runs for the Pirates. … Clemson visits Wake Forest (ACC Network, 4:30 p.m.), N.C. State travels to No. 15 Virginia (ACC Network, 6:30 p.m.). North Carolina hosts Marquette (ESPN2, 7 p.m.) and No. 11 Florida State plays at Miami (ACC Network, 8:30 p.m.) in men’s basketball games involving ACC teams tonight. … Tiger Woods reportedly was recovering from serious right leg injuries in a one-car accident in the Los Angeles area on Tuesday.


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