Wednesday, October 4

by | Oct 4, 2023 | Quick Hits

The Cape Fear Christian Academy varsity boys soccer team took a 1-0 Mid-Carolina Conference win at Bradford Academy in Mebane on Tuesday as Thomas Honeycutt scored off a cornerkick from Caden Scarborough. Jakson Cullen was in goal with 10 saves in the shutout. CFCA swept middle school and varsity volleyball matches hosted by the Archers. … Harnett Central took a 3-1 volleyball win over Terry Sanford om Tuesday. … Carolina Hurricanes owner Tom Dundon is an advocate for bringing an MLB expansion team to the Raleigh area. … In the MLB playoffs on Tuesday, teams taking 1-0 leads in best of three first round series included Texas, Minnesota, Arizona and Philadelphia. Matchups today include the Rangers at Tampa Bay (ABC, 3:08 p.m.), Toronto at the Twins (ESPN, 4:38 p.m.), the Diamondbacks at Milwaukee (ESPN2, 7:08 p.m.) and Miami at the Phillies (ESPN, 8:08 p.m.). … Terry Francona reportedly is stepping down as manager of Cleveland. He won two World Series with Boston. … Kevin Durant, LeBron James and Stephen Curry are among the NBA stars who have expressed interest in playing for the USA in the 2024 Olympics in Paris.


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