Charlotte, North Carolina Sports News

Charlotte Checkers lose AHL Calder Cup Finals opener to Chicago Wolves in OT

Sat, June 01, 2019

Stefan Matteau’s overtime goal capped a Chicago comeback Saturday night that carried the Wolves to a 4-3 victory over the Charlotte Checkers in the first game of the AHL Calder … Click to Continue »

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NCHSAA Baseball: North Lincoln rallies to win 2A title, Marvin Ridge falls in 3A

Sat, June 01, 2019

North Lincoln staged an emotional rally to win the N.C. High School Athletic Association 2A state championship Saturday. Marvin Ridge, however, fell in the 3A finals. Marvin Ridge lost two … Click to Continue »

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Bruins rout Blues 7-2, take 2-1 lead in Stanley Cup Final

Sat, June 01, 2019

David Pastrnak flashed a wry smile, brimming with confidence. No even-strength points through the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final for the first line put plenty of pressure … Click to Continue »

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Clemson coach Monte Lee recaps loss to Ole Miss

Sat, June 01, 2019

Tigers will face elimination Sunday afternoon against Jacksonville State … Click to Continue »

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Clemson facing NCAA elimination after Ole Miss topples Tigers

Sat, June 01, 2019

The Clemson baseball team is back in a familiar place after its second game of the NCAA tournament — facing elimination. For the fourth consecutive year, Clemson opened postseason play … Click to Continue »

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NCHSAA softball: Central Cab., West Stanly, S. Caldwell to play in Game 3s Sunday

Sat, June 01, 2019

Three Observer-area teams will play in deciding games in their state softball championship series Sunday. South Caldwell (4A), Central Cabarrus (3A) and West Stanly (2A) will play in their respective … Click to Continue »

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Duke shuts out West Virginia, moves to regional final

Sat, June 01, 2019

It was one of the choppiest atmospheres Chris Pollard had ever seen, but his team pulled out the win. Duke advanced to the NCAA Morgantown Regional final with a 4-0 … Click to Continue »

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Quinnipiac stuns host ECU in Greenville Regional

Sat, June 01, 2019

Turns out N.C. State and East Carolina will meet in the Greenville Regional, just not on the side of the bracket anyone expected. Quinnipiac stunned the top-seeded Pirates on Saturday … Click to Continue »

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UNC hits five home runs and crushes Liberty to advance to the regional championship game

Sat, June 01, 2019

There are times when good teams have off days, and upsets occur. Campbell upset N.C. State on Friday. Creighton upset defending national champion Oregon State on Saturday. UNC-Wilmington gave North … Click to Continue »

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