Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Teacher appreciation night, food deals highlight quick homestand

Sun, June 24, 2018

Bulls homestand: 3 days, 4 gamesThe Durham Bulls host the Charlotte Knights for a four-game, three-day homestand from June 25 through June 27. A pair of food deals, day baseball and Teacher Appreciation Night highlight the event schedule.

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Former NCSU star Rodon gets first win with White Sox since shoulder surgery

Sun, June 24, 2018

White_Sox_Indians_Baseball_61087Yoan Moncada broke out of a slump with a three-run homer and six RBIs, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 10-3 on Sunday for a split of their four-game series.

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Former Mudcat, Clayton's Evan Phillips earns call to the Braves

Sun, June 24, 2018

Evan PhillipsFormer Carolina Mudcats pitcher, and Clayton, N.C. native, Evan Phillips was called up to the majors today by the Atlanta Braves. Phillips pitched for the Mudcats during the 2016 season and was a mid-season Carolina League All-Star.

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Weber, Lowe lead Bulls past Indianapolis, 2-1

Sun, June 24, 2018

Wong Bulls picture June 24, 2018Ryan Weber worked six scoreless innings and Brandon Lowe socked his fifth home run in four games to lift Durham past Indianapolis 2-1 at Victory Field on Sunday afternoon.

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Kane scores hat trick in England's 6-1 rout of Panama

Sun, June 24, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_England_Panama_84855With two penalties and an accidental deflection, Harry Kane moved ahead of David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo and put England into the round of 16 at the World Cup.

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Panthers LB Thomas Davis: I leaned heavily on my high school coaches

Sun, June 24, 2018

Panthers LB Thomas Davis: I leaned heavily on my high school coachesAt the inaugural HighSchoolOT Honors, Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis discusses the role coaches had in his high school career and what that means to him.

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Honda goal gives Japan a 2-2 draw with Senegal at World Cup

Sun, June 24, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Japan_Senegal_27249Keisuke Honda sat on the bench for 72 minutes, knowing a goal would make him the first Japanese player to score at three World Cups.

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Q&A: North Carolina FC's Michael Harrington talks life, love and family

Sun, June 24, 2018

NCFC player Michael Harrington with his wife and daughterAfter more than a decade as a professional soccer player, Michael Harrington is back home.

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Trade action slow on first night of NHL draft

Sat, June 23, 2018

NHL_Draft_Hockey_93171Rasmus Dahlin went first overall to the Buffalo Sabres, Commissioner Gary Bettman was booed relentlessly by the crowd all night and trade chatter didn't amount to a whole lot of movement.

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HighSchoolOT Honors: See the winners in every category

Sat, June 23, 2018

HighSchoolOT Honors, HSOT HonorsEvery year across North Carolina, there are incredible performances in high school athletics by coaches, teams and players. The inaugural HighSchoolOT Honors event aims to recognize the best of the best across dozens of sports and games. The winners were nominated by their fans and peers and chosen by a public vote.

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