Wednesday, June 30

by | Jun 30, 2021 | Quick Hits

Dunn won the Dixie Majors (12-and-under) district baseball tournament at Lillington on Tuesday night with a 13-3 victory over Hoke County (see News & Features below). … Dunn will host Dixie state tournaments in 8-U and 10-U baseball. Opening ceremonies are July 9. … Hobbton has promoted Brandon Beasley to varsity boys basketball coach after two seasons with the junior varsity. … Mississippi State forced a deciding game in the College World Series tonight (ESPN2, 7 p.m.) with a 13-2 win over Vanderbilt on Tuesday night. … Atlanta defeated visiting Milwaukee, 110-88, without Trae Young to even the Eastern Conference final of the NBA playoffs at 2-2. Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo went out with a hyperextended left knee in the third quarter. … The Los Angeles Clippers, down 3-2 in the Western final, host Phoenix tonight (ESPN, 9 p.m.). … Kyle Schwarner of Washington hit his 16th home run in the last 18 games in a 4-3 win over visiting Tampa Bay on Tuesday night. … Shohei Ohtani hit two runs for the Los Angeles Angels in an 11-5 road loss to the New York Yankees to bring his MLB-leading total to 28. … Serena Williams retired from her first-round match at Wimbledon with a leg injury.


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