NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Harvey won his third straight start to begin his comeback season and the banged-up New York Mets, despite losing two important players to injuries, held off the Miami Marlins 7-6 Sunday for their eighth consecutive victory.
Jim Furyk had gone 100 starts without winning, a stretch that gnawed at his psyche and challenged his confidence.
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — New York captain John Tavares scored 15 seconds into overtime to give the Islanders a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals
CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 30 points in his playoff debut, LeBron James added 20 in his first postseason game with Cleveland in five years and the Cavaliers
A key step toward boxing for an Olympic gold medal for the United States could go through Western Harnett High School this coming Saturday night.
Southern Lee 9, Douglas Byrd 3
Lee Christian's baseball squad will have to figure out what to do with the top of its batting order come next spring, but for Friday afternoon, seniors Brent Godfrey and Jack Burrus
Matt Kenseth will try for his first win since 2013 when he starts from the pole at Bristol Motor Speedway.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nicklas Backstrom had a goal and two assists, and Alex Ovechkin scored once, leading the Washington Capitals and fill-in goalie Philipp Grubauer past the New York Islanders 4-3
Little-known Troy Merritt one-upped the Masters champion Jordan Spieth at the RBC Heritage.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez inched closer to Willie Mays with two more home runs, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 on Friday night.
In 43 years of golf, Gary Lent made his first-ever hole in one Monday on No. 13 at Quail Ridge Golf Course.
Gray's Creek 10, Southern Lee 0
On Monday at Cavalier Stadium, visiting Gray's Creek racked up 11 runs on 18 hits for a conference win over Southern Lee.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Aaron Hill hit a two-run double with two outs in the 12th inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks held on to beat the San Francisco Giants 7-6 on Thursday night.
NEW YORK (AP) — Derick Brassard and Ryan McDonagh scored in the first period and Henrik Lundqvist made the goals stand up as the New York Rangers won the opener of their playoff series with the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Thursday night.
It's been quite some time since Jordan Spieth had to explain a performance this poor.
Harnett Central 11, East Wake 3
Jordan Morris made a loud statement in his first start for the U.S. national team against his country's biggest and most bitter rival.
Perhaps Lee County hoped hosting its soccer match versus undefeated Union Pines through Wednesday evening's chilling, constant rain would slow the Lady Vikings or take them out of their game.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Brock Nelson scored twice, Josh Bailey and Ryan Strome added goals, Jaroslav Halak made 24 saves, and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 4-1 in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference playoff series Wednesday night.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mike Trout had three hits, scored twice and drove in a run to back another win in Texas for Hector Santiago as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Rangers 10-2 in a series finale Wednesday.
Cheer Extreme Sanford's youngest and newest team, Courage - Youth Level 1, and Cheer Extreme Sanford's first Level 5 team - Cru5h - Senior Restricted 5
Two Sanford racers, Blaise Brinkley in the Bandolero division and Justin Fussell in the Stock 4 Cylinder/Mini Stocks division, motored to season-opening wins on opening night at Wake County Speedway on April 3.
Union Pines 15, Terry Sanford 0