BALTIMORE (AP) — Bud Norris pitched seven innings of three-hit ball, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Yankees 5-0 Friday night to become the first team since 2006 to sweep a doubleheader from New York.
The Sanford Sting and the Lee County Panthers have a day full of football action lined up today. The Sting is hosting four games at Lee County High School. The Panthers have five games against the Winston-Salem Saints at Southern Lee High School.
The stakes are higher for No. 17 Virginia Tech.
For all of Duke's accomplishments during its recent rise to relevance, it's still been 20 years since the Blue Devils started a season with three straight victories.
South Florida coach Willie Taggart is encouraged by signs of improvement in his team, which faces North Carolina State in its next test.
The numbers haven't been as gaudy this season for the Utah State dual-threat quarterback Chuckie Keeton, who is mentioned on nearly every preseason watch list and a dark horse candidate for the Heisman Trophy.
Overhills won its first-ever Harnett County season football crown Friday night, completing a 3-0 county sweep in three consecutive Friday nights with a 47-14 victory over Harnett Central.
Even though they gave up more points than they have season, the Lee County Yellow Jackets still won, and now have their best opening record since the 80s.
Lee County 43, Western Harnett 12
Lee County 8, Union Pines 1
Down 10-7 at the break, Charleston Southern rallied for 27 unanswered points in the second half to defeat visiting Campbell 34-10 Thursday night at Buccaneer Field.
The dismissal of Ray Rice wasn't a distraction for the Baltimore Ravens.
Ultimately, it served as inspiration.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Miami slugger Giancarlo Stanton was hit under the left eye by a fastball and bleeding from the face as he was driven off the field in an ambulance Thursday night in a 4-2 loss to Milwaukee.
Billy Horschel is playing his sixth straight tournament, a schedule he hasn't kept in three years. His wife is at home in Florida, expecting their first baby in the next two weeks. There was no place he would rather be than the Tour Championship.
Western Harnett (1-2) at Lee County (3-0) - 7 p.m.
Last season - Lee County 42, Western Harnett 7
Union Pines (3-0) at Trinity (2-1) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Union Pines 31, Trinity 22
Defending Tarheel Conference volleyball champ Rockingham County Community College defeated Central Carolina C.C. on the Cougars' home court 25-18, 25-19, 19-25, 25-15 Tuesday night.
It's finally here! All of the hoopla and buildup that has taken place since February is history.
From preseason camp in early August, Southern Lee head football coach Don Simon has been touting the ability, athleticism and aggression of his team's defense.
Southern Lee 7, Union Pines 0
Seniors Dalton Cox, of Lee County, and Abby Verchick, of Union Pines, won the individual first-place honors
Four days after opening the season by losing to a division foe at home, the Baltimore Ravens face their most-hated rival in a pivotal game Thursday night.
DETROIT (AP) — James Shields allowed two hits over seven innings in another terrific performance, and the Kansas City Royals edged Detroit 3-0 on Wednesday night to take a one-game lead over the Tigers atop the AL Central.
After Kristine dropped down to the three-day event, the race really shifted gears. She was seen working the finish lines as happy as I had seen her in days.
Campbell heads to Charleston Southern for its second football game in six days, with the Fighting Camels looking to bounce back from a 66-0 loss at Appalachian St. on Saturday night, with kickoff set for 7 p.m. tonight at Buccaneer Field.