WASHINGTON (AP) — Clint Robinson's two-run double to deep center was the biggest blow as the Nationals jumped on Mets starter Matt Harvey for five runs in the first three innings Monday night, and NL East-leading Washington beat second-place New York 7-2.
The Carolina Allstars, a 13U basketball team based in Sanford, is getting ready to play in the National Travel Basketball Association (NTBA) Boys National Championship tournament in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina from July 29-Aug. 2.
In back-to-back one-run games, Caldwell County upended the Broadway Allstars in the state final games of the Senior Tar Heel League State Tournament, as part of three Tar Heel Leagues state tourneys, on Sunday.
Lee County’s all-star squad is off to a 2-0 start in the North Carolina Dixie Youth Baseball O-Zone (11-12 year-old) State Tournament being played at Freedom Park in Eden.
Zach Johnson cradled the silver claret jug in his arms. Jordan Spieth let it slip through his fingers.
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Jordan Spieth was one shot out of the lead and one round away from the third leg of the Grand Slam.
Stuck in a hospital, Kyle Busch could only think about a comeback, not championship contention.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Zack Greinke extended his scoreless streak to 43 2/3 innings, striking out a season-high 11 through the eighth and leading the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Washington Nationals 5-0 on Sunday.
Clint Dempsey walked away with the game ball for one of the few times in his career. With his first international hat trick, he boosted the United States to a 6-0 rout over Cuba on Saturday and into its eighth straight CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal.
Mexico earned chance after chance to score against Costa Rica.
Four weeks of basketball fundamentals concluded with players getting the full-speed opportunity to show what they’ve learned in front of coaches, counselors and parents at the Back 2 Basics Basketball Camp.
The Broadway Allstars 13-14 baseball team won its opening game, 5-2 against Shelby, in the Senior Tar Heel League State Tournament on Friday.
Pinehurst No. 2’s length, the “broken ground” of the Sandhills and Donald Ross, and all of the Ross creativity on and around each green get deserved attention when No. 2 hosts a competition of any caliber.
Down two holes with two to play Friday in the championship match of the Women’s North and South Amateur, Bailey Tardy needed to dig deep.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout returned from his second straight All-Star MVP performance with a walkoff home run with two outs in the ninth Friday night, lifting the Los Angeles Angels to a 1-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox
Drills were being run. Pads were popping. Then two squads, at least seven versus seven, lined up and went full speed against each other.
Tom Watson closed out his British Open career with his worst score ever at St. Andrews.
Not that it mattered.
With Carl Edwards leading the charge, Joe Gibbs Racing continued its recent hot streak and took four of the top eight qualifying spots for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Rare flooding, sunshine, more rain and always wind. None of it seemed to matter to Dustin Johnson at St. Andrews.
Tierre Ramsey has been busy since May when he became the new women’s basketball coach at Central Carolina Community College.
Grace Christian named Dwayne Whiteheart as the Crusaders’ new boys varsity soccer head coach earlier this week. He’ll have to jump right into the position and the task, with the season now only a few weeks away, but he’s excited to do so.
If there was a rallying cry as match play wore on during the 113th Women’s North and South Amateur, it was that: Make pars.
Sanford’s Jerry Marshburn and New Hill’s Tim Parker started the Cashion Fishing Rods “End of Year” Team Tournament Bass Fishing Trail with a victory on Falls Lake on Saturday.
Jordan Spieth played like he had a Grand Slam to win. Dustin Johnson played like he had a score to settle.
Two goals in stoppage time led to a 4-4 draw between Mexico and Trinidad and Tobago on Wednesday night in their final group match at the CONCACAF Gold Cup.