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NC State’s Avent: ‘Really proud of our ball club’

Sat, May 18, 2019

NC State coach Elliott Avent talks about the Wolfpack's victory over the North Carolina Tar Heels at Boshamer Stadium in Chapel Hill, N.C., Saturday, May 18, 2019. … Click to Continue »

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Country Day, Carmel Christian tennis, Latin lacrosse win NCISAA state titles

Sat, May 18, 2019

▪ Charlotte Country Day whipped Greensboro Day 5-1 in the finals of the N.C. Independent Schools state boys tennis championship. Country Day won its third straight state championship and the … Click to Continue »

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Providence Day, Victory Christian run to NCISAA state track championships Saturday

Sat, May 18, 2019

Three Observer-area teams won N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association state track championships Saturday. Providence Day’s girls won the Division I state championship and Victory Christian won the Division III boys … Click to Continue »

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Observer-area stars have strong performances at NCHSAA 4A, 1A track finals

Sat, May 18, 2019

Two Observer-area athletes won individual MVP awards at the N.C. High School Athletic Association 4A and 1A state track meets Saturday in Greensboro. The 2A and 3A meets were held … Click to Continue »

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Myers Park, Marvin Ridge, Salisbury fall in NCHSAA dual team tennis finals

Sat, May 18, 2019

Three Observer-area teams played for N.C. High School Athletic Association state championships Saturday. All three teams lost in the final round. ▪ In the 4A finals, Myers Park fell 5-0 … Click to Continue »

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Green, Warriors beat Blazers for 3-0 lead in West finals

Sat, May 18, 2019

Draymond Green had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-99 on Saturday night for a 3-0 lead in the … Click to Continue »

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Cowart’s double leads Salt Lake to 4-2 win over Las Vegas

Sat, May 18, 2019

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Kaleb Cowart hit a two-run double in the fourth inning, leading the Salt Lake Bees to a 4-2 win over the Las Vegas Aviators in … Click to Continue »

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Wilder KOs Breazeale in 1st round to defend heavyweight belt

Sat, May 18, 2019

Deontay Wilder believes they are coming, the mega matchup with Anthony Joshua and the rematch with Tyson Fury. Until then, he moved onto some business with Dominic Breazeale. He took … Click to Continue »

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Astros top Red Sox 7-3 for 10th straight win

Sat, May 18, 2019

Tyler White's two-run double capped a five-run first inning, Josh Reddick hit a solo homer and the Houston Astros kept rolling, beating the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Saturday night for … Click to Continue »

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Wondolowski breaks Landon Donovan’s MLS goals record

Sat, May 18, 2019

Chris Wondolowski scored four times to pass Landon Donovan for most career MLS goals, and the San Jose Earthquakes beat the Chicago Fire 4-1 Saturday. Wondolowski tied Donovan's record at … Click to Continue »

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