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Alex Bowman’s runner-up streak mirrors NASCAR greats. Will it end on Sunday?

Fri, May 24, 2019

Alex Bowman is the first NASCAR driver in almost 50 years to finish second in three consecutive races while still hunting for his win. Could one streak end and another … Click to Continue »

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NC State’s Elliott Avent and Will Wilson talk about the positives after the loss to FSU

Fri, May 24, 2019

NC State coach Elliott Avent and Will Wilson talk about the positives in the Wolfpack's loss to FSU and look ahead to the game with Georgia Tech during a media availability in Durham, N.C., Friday, May 24, 2019. … Click to Continue »

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NC State closes out pool play with loss to Florida State

Fri, May 24, 2019

Nobody got hurt. That was the primary goal for N.C. State on Friday night in the ACC baseball tournament. The Wolfpack (42-16) wrapped up a spot in the semifinals on … Click to Continue »

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North Lincoln baseball; South Caldwell, Central Cabarrus heading to NCHSAA finals

Fri, May 24, 2019

North Lincoln’s baseball team and the softball teams from South Caldwell and Central Cabarrus are headed to the state championships next weekend. North Lincoln captured the 2A Western Regional series, … Click to Continue »

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UNC women’s lacrosse team falls to Boston College in NCAA semifinals

Fri, May 24, 2019

Four weeks ago, the North Carolina women’s lacrosse team fell behind Boston College by six before roaring back to win the ACC championship game. On Friday, the Eagles returned the … Click to Continue »

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He grew up around Duke’s lacrosse program. Now he’ll start for the team in the Final Four.

Fri, May 24, 2019

CJ Carpenter will join a long list of Duke attackmen who have started an NCAA lacrosse tournament semifinal when he takes the field Saturday. It’s only fitting since he’s spent … Click to Continue »

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Alvarez leads Tijuana to 10-5 win over Yucatan

Fri, May 24, 2019

YUCATAN, Mexico (AP) -- Ricky Alvarez hit a two-run double in the fifth inning, leading the Toros de Tijuana to a 10-5 win over the Leones de Yucatan on Friday. … Click to Continue »

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Soto, Adams homer in 8th inning, Nats beat Marlins 12-10

Fri, May 24, 2019

The Washington Nationals have endured early season struggles, yet manager Dave Martinez keeps reiterating that his team never gives up. The Nationals proved their manager right Friday night, battling back … Click to Continue »

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Pie leads Leon to 15-11 win over Aguascalientes

Fri, May 24, 2019

AGUASCALIENTES, Mexico (AP) -- Felix Pie hit two home runs and drove in five runs, as the Bravos de Leon defeated the Rieleros de Aguascalientes 15-11 on Friday. Pie hit … Click to Continue »

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Sanchez leads Puebla over Durango 5-4

Fri, May 24, 2019

DURANGO, Mexico (AP) -- Daniel Sanchez had three hits and two RBI as the Pericos de Puebla defeated the Generales de Durango 5-4 on Friday. Puebla grabbed a 4-1 lead … Click to Continue »

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