Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

After season of watching and waiting, UNC's Dalatri ready to throw at CWS

Fri, June 15, 2018

NCAA_Stetson_North_Carolina_Baseball_20612Right-hander Luca Dalatri was supposed to be UNC's ace, but a stress reaction in his throwing arm sidelined the sophomore for much of the season.

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Fialko: 30 years later, 'Bull Durham' director still amazed by film's success

Fri, June 15, 2018

30 years later, 'Bull Durham' director still amazed by film's successThirty years after the release of "Bull Durham," director/writer Ron Shelton sits down to share his memories of the film that changed his life and the perception of the Bull City forever.

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'Hit the bull:' Mascot remembers 9 takes of memorable movie scene

Fri, June 15, 2018

Carlton WhiteThere are plenty of memorable characters in the baseball classic "Bull Durham." Carlton White is one of them, although you might not recognize his face.

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Diaz goes seven strong as Mudcats win 4-2 in Myrtle Beach

Fri, June 15, 2018

Diaz goes seven strong as Mudcats win 4-2 in Myrtle BeachVictor Diaz turned in his first quality start of the season, Tucker Neuhaus and Weston Wilson had back-to-back RBI doubles in the third and Dallas Carroll hit a solo home run in the fifth as the Mudcats defeated the Pelicans 4-2 on Friday night in Myrtle Beach.

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Bulls walk-off in extras over Stripers

Fri, June 15, 2018

Bulls walk-off in extras over StripersThe Durham Bulls snapped their three-game losing skid with a 2-1 victory in 10 innings against the Gwinnett Stripers in front of 10,104 fans on Friday night at the DBAP.

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Ronaldo scores hat trick, Portugal draws 3-3 with Spain

Fri, June 15, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Portugal_Spain_09345Cristiano Ronaldo used the World Cup to show everyone he's the GOAT.

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Johnson takes 4-shot lead into weekend at US Open

Fri, June 15, 2018

APTOPIX_US_Open_Golf_45940Shinnecock Hills is no longer the only challenge at this U.S. Open.

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Mike Fox evaluates himself before helping UNC get back to College World Series

Fri, June 15, 2018

CWS_North_Carolina_Offense_Baseball_36207From 2006 to 2013, the North Carolina Tar heels went to the College World Series six times.

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Q&A: USL president bullish on league's present and future

Fri, June 15, 2018

Jake EdwardsIt's been a heady few years for the United Soccer League. Left reeling following a schism in 2010 that bore the insurgent North American Soccer League, USL winnowed down to just 12 teams in 2013 occupying the third division of American professional soccer. This year, USL supplanted NASL as the sole sanctioned U.S. second division pro league. The lea ....

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Beavers' Luke Heimlich: 'Fans can cheer me. They can boo'

Fri, June 15, 2018

CWS_Oregon_St_Baseball_63811Oregon State pitcher Luke Heimlich is the probable starter in the opening game of the College World Series on Saturday, and he said he is ready for any kind of reception he receives from the fans on the sport's biggest stage.

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