Terry Sanford senior Joe Ingle got his second victory of the season against Lee County Friday night, holding the Yellow Jackets to four hits in a 10-2 Bulldog win which keeps Ingle and the Bulldogs (10-5, 7-1)
Fred Couples won't have to worry about squeezing in a few extra practice rounds for the upcoming Greater Gwinnett Championship on the Champions Tour. He'll be honing his game this weekend at a much tougher venue.
Bubba Watson won the Masters two years ago with his brand of "Bubba golf," producing shots of raw skill and wild imagination. His strategy now is to keep it simple, and he is halfway to another green jacket.
Gray's Creek 3, Southern Lee 1 - 8 innings
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Pineda won while pitching with some substance smudged on his hand as the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 4-1 Thursday night.
CHICAGO (AP) — Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning and Jason Grilli retired Emilio Bonifacio on a bases-loaded grounder to end the game, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday.
Although I am somewhat tired of those Allstate commercials where the motto is "life comes at you fast," I have learned in the last three weeks that nothing could be more truthful.
No nerves. No worries. Adam Scott never knew the opening round at Augusta National could be so enjoyable.
Terry Sanford's Kiran Patel and the Union Pines' team of Ben Williams and Dylan Dinkins won the conference individual championships, both in sound fashion in their respective finals, Thursday afternoon on the final day of the Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament hosted by Lee County.
Union Pines 6, Lee County 1
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Billy Hamilton had three hits and his first two steals, and scored easily after tagging up on a shallow outfield pop fly to support a strong outing from Mike Leake in the Cincinnati Reds' 4-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday.
BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz hit a three-run homer high over the Pesky Pole in the eighth inning, helping the Boston Red Sox rally for a 4-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday.
As I begin a new training regimen, I often reread and re-examine former training models I have left behind.
Union Pines 6, Lee County 1
Kemba Walker made the only field goal for either team in overtime, and the Charlotte Bobcats won their fifth straight Wednesday night and moved into position for the No. 6 seed in the Eastern Conference with a 94-88 over the Washington Wizards.
Lee County's softball team turned in what head coach Miles McCaskill called the best Lady Jacket game of the season in a number of categories Wednesday night.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ryan Braun hit three home runs and tied a franchise record with seven RBIs to lead the Milwaukee Brewers over Philadelphia 10-4 Tuesday, spoiling the Phillies' home opener.
BOSTON (AP) — Robinson Chirinos started a five-run third inning with his first homer of the season and the Texas Rangers won 10-7 as the Boston Red Sox hit into five double plays Tuesday night.
Geno Auriemma and UConn reached the top of women's college basketball in unprecedented fashion. After winning a record ninth national championship — they stand alone.
Each Tuesday evening at Kendale Bowling Lanes, Lindsey McLeod proves she’s a team captain by her enthusiasm and friendship — and there are the results on the scoreboard, too.
Lee County 13, Douglas Byrd 3
Western Harnett senior Zachary Cockman fired a one-hitter leading his Eagles (5-8, 2-3) to a needed Two Rivers league win, 8-0, over visiting Cleveland Tuesday night.
YANKEES 4, ORIOLES 2
NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter gave Yangervis Solarte some assistance with Yankee Stadium tradition
Akeem Richmond (SLHS) proved he has what it takes to compete with the best three ball shooters in the nation as the senior guard from East Carolina finished third in the 2014 State Farm College Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships in Moody Coliseum in Dallas last Thursday.