Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

What a play! Fan grabs foul ball in cup, chugs the beer

Wed, June 06, 2018

Foul_Ball_Catches__Baseball_17979Gabby DiMarco toasted herself — after she caught a foul ball in her beer cup.

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Trump roars at the NFL again - the Eagles roar back

Wed, June 06, 2018

After Trump Flare-Up, Eagles Let Football (and Some Signs) Do the TalkingI am no card shark but I might take my chances playing a round of poker with the men who own National Football League teams. Bluff these billionaires and they fold like cheap rugs in humid weather.

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Gymnastics exec says she was told to keep quiet about Nassar

Wed, June 06, 2018

Sex_Abuse_Congress_68735The former president of USA Gymnastics refused to answer questions Tuesday from a Senate subcommittee about how he handled allegations of sexual abuse by former team doctor Larry Nassar, and another former executive sat next to him and asserted that her former boss instructed her and others to keep quiet about athletes' ....

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Feliciano homers in series opening 6-4 Mudcats loss to Down East

Wed, June 06, 2018

Feliciano homers in series opening 6-4 loss to down east Mario Feliciano went 2-for-4 with a game-tying home run and Joantgel Segovia went 2-for-3 with a triple in his Mudcats debut, but Down East's Franklin Rollinbroke a 4-4 tie in the fifth with a go-ahead homer as the Wood Ducks defeated the Mudcats 6-4 on Tuesday night at Five County Stadium.

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'Character, fight' help Blue Devils advance to 1st NCAA super regional

Tue, June 05, 2018

Duke advances to NCAA Super regionalFor the first time in school history, Duke's baseball team is heading to the NCAA Super Regionals.

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Green Hope's Adams says he'll sign with LA Angels, not attend UNC

Tue, June 05, 2018

Baseball: Fuquay-Varina vs. Green Hope (Mar. 5, 2018)A day after being drafted by the Los Angeles Angels, Green Hope High School two-sport standout Jordyn Adams says he'll sign with the Major League Baseball team and not enroll at UNC Chapel Hill.

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Talk about political football: No Eagles at the White House

Tue, June 05, 2018

Trump_._Youth_Sports_84434Taking on the NFL and football's Super Bowl champs, President Donald Trump gave the boot to a White House ceremony for the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday and instead threw his own brief "Celebration of America" after it became clear most players weren't going to show up.

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Goldsboro native, future Tar Heel Coby White named to U18 national team

Tue, June 05, 2018

Garner vs Greenfield - Millbrook Showcase presented by HighSchooUniversity of North Carolina signee Coby White is among the 12 players who will represent the United States at the 2018 FIBA Americas U18 Championship.

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Feliciano homers in series opening 6-4 loss to down east

Tue, June 05, 2018

Feliciano homers in series opening 6-4 loss to down east Mario Feliciano went 2-for-4 with a game-tying home run and Joantgel Segovia went 2-for-3 with a triple in his Mudcats debut, but Down East's Franklin Rollinbroke a 4-4 tie in the fifth with a go-ahead homer as the Wood Ducks defeated the Mudcats 6-4 on Tuesday night at Five County Stadium.

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Justify draws No. 1 post for Triple try in Belmont Stakes

Tue, June 05, 2018

Belmont_Stakes_Horse_Racing_86672Something Bob Baffert always dreads has come true ahead of the Belmont Stakes: Justify drew the No. 1 post for the colt's bid to sweep the Triple Crown.

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