Wednesday, June 16

by | Jun 16, 2021 | Quick Hits

Richard Warren pitched a shutout as Hobbton took a 6-0 win at East Columbus in the first round of the NCHSAA 1-A baseball playoffs on Tuesday night. Ben Langston had three hits for the Wildcats (10-2) and Daniel Britt had two. Hobbton plays at Perquimans (13-2) in the second round on Thursday at 6 p.m. … Matthew Barefoot was 2-for-5 with two runs and an RBI for host Asheville in a 13-5 win over Aberdeen on Tuesday. … N.C. State (35-18) faces Stanford (38-15) in the opening game of the College World Series on Saturday (ESPN, 2 p.m.). … Kevin Durant had 49 points, 17 rebounds and 10 assists as Brooklyn topped Milwaukee, 114-108, to take 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven, second-round NBA playoff series. … In series tied at 2 tonight, Philadelphia hosts Atlanta ((TNT, 7:30 p.m.) and the Los Angeles Clippers visit Utah (TNT, 10 p.m.).


“For The Boys”

– Tom Double

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