Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Dipsea: A trail race where 'you're either the hunter or the hunted'

Sun, June 17, 2018

Dipsea: A Trail Race Where ‘You’re Either the Hunter or the Hunted’STINSON BEACH, Calif. -- The toughest part of the Dipsea, said to be the country's oldest trail-running race, might not be the first mile, which contains nearly 700 stairs rising through the forests above Mill Valley.

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Fleetwood ties Open mark with final-round 63, finishes 2nd

Sun, June 17, 2018

APTOPIX_US_Open_Golf_10511Somehow, tying a U.S. Open record with a final-round 63 wasn't totally satisfying for Tommy Fleetwood.

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Mexico beats defending champion Germany 1-0 at World Cup

Sun, June 17, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Germany_Mexico_63049Defending World Cup champions have been finding it hard to get out of the group stage lately, and Germany is proving no exception.

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Bulldogs' walk-off win over Huskies in CWS is 3rd in 8 games

Sun, June 17, 2018

CWS_Washington_Mississippi_St_Baseball_33174Mississippi State's flair for the dramatic continued in its College World Series opener.

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Russia's World Cup headache: Keeping it safe, keeping it fun

Sun, June 17, 2018

Russia_Soccer_WCup_Security_05596When a taxi driver suddenly rammed into pedestrians near Red Square, despite intense security measures around Russian cities for the World Cup, fans and other visitors asked themselves: Are we safe?

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Tar Heels knock out Heimlich early, beat Beavers 8-6 in CWS

Sat, June 16, 2018

CWS_NCarolina_Oregon_St_Baseball_08567It took nearly 4 1/2 hours in 95-degree heat to play the opening game of the College World Series.

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Former UNC pitcher, father killed in multi-vehicle wreck in Michigan

Sat, June 16, 2018

Zach AttianeseFormer University of North Carolina pitcher Zach Attianese and his father were among six people killed Friday night in a multi-vehicle crash in Michigan.

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Royals flush: Utah snaps NC Courage undefeated streak, 1-0

Sat, June 16, 2018

Utah downs NC Courage 1-0On the old TV show The A-Team, leader Hannibal Smith was fond of saying, "I love it when a plan comes together." The Utah Royals came to WakeMed Soccer Park Saturday night with a plan for their match against the undefeated North Carolina Courage: defend hard, and go for the win. The payoff proved handsome: Utah's Brittany Ratcliffe scored a sho ....

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Johnson in 4-way tie after day of survival at US Open

Sat, June 16, 2018

US_Open_Golf_74067Dustin Johnson at least gets one more round to try to redeem himself in the U.S. Open.

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Ronaldo with chance to prove he can also thrive at World Cup

Sat, June 16, 2018

Russia_Soccer_WCup_Portugal_Spain_21323After conquering Europe with his club and his country, Cristiano Ronaldo is out to show he can also dominate on the world stage.

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