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High school football: Stats from state championship game

Salisbury       14     14     7     7  — 42 St. Pauls          7      7 ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, May 8, 2021 3:08 am

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High school softball: Season ends for Falcons

  Staff report WEAVERVILLE — West Rowan ended its softball season on Friday with a 3-2 loss at North Buncombe. It was the last high ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, May 8, 2021 2:11 am

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High school girls soccer: Hornets end season

Staff report HUNTERSVILLE — The season ended for Salisbury’s girls on Friday with a 3-1 loss to Lake Norman Charter in the third round of ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, May 8, 2021 1:03 am

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Reds’ Miley pitches season’s fourth no-hitter in 3-0 win over Indians

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Wade Miley pitched baseball’s second no-hitter in three days — and fourth already this season — ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, May 8, 2021 12:00 am

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Woodland, two others share lead; Mickelson plays much worse but will still be around for weekend at Quail Hollow

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Phil Mickelson was 11 shots worse than his previous round at Quail Hollow. Bryson DeChambeau ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, May 8, 2021 12:00 am

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Phillies offense breaks out in 12-2 rout of Braves

By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) — Odúbel Herrera hit a three-run homer in Philadelphia’s six-run first inning and the streaking Phillies beat ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, May 8, 2021 12:00 am

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Hornets top Magic 122-112, inch closer to play-in tournament

By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE (AP) — Terry Rozier scored 28 points, LaMelo Ball added 27 points and the Charlotte Hornets inched closer ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, May 8, 2021 12:00 am

Racing

Truck Series champ Sheldon Creed wins at Darlington

By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Reigning NASCAR Truck Series champion Sheldon Creed won for the first time this season, moving ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, May 8, 2021 12:00 am

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High school baseball: Cougars win; busy night in SPC

    From staff reports CHINA GROVE — Carson’s baseball team outscored North Iredell 14-8 for a North Piedmont Conference victory on Thursday. Carson had ... Read more

by Post Sports, Friday, May 7, 2021 5:59 am

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High school softball: Carson advances in playoffs

    Staff report CHINA GROVE — Carson held on to beat Marvin Ridge 5-3 on Thursday in a first-round game in the 3A softball ... Read more

by Post Sports, Friday, May 7, 2021 5:46 am

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MInor league baseball: Cannon Ballers still looking for first win

Staff report KANNAPOLIS — Luisangel Acuna hit a bases-loaded triple in the seventh inning to break a tie, and the Down East Wood Ducks beat ... Read more

by Post Sports, Friday, May 7, 2021 5:39 am

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High school football: Some anxious moments, but Hornets win state title

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com RALEIGH — Long-limbed, with a careless blond mop curling over his ears and framing an impish smile, Vance Honeycutt looks harmless ... Read more

by Post Sports, Friday, May 7, 2021 5:16 am

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A blast from the past: Mickelson opens with 64 at Quail Hollow

By Doug Ferguson AP Golf Writer CHARLOTTE — Phil Mickelson has gone nine months since he finished among the top 20, and it looks as ... Read more

by Post Sports, Friday, May 7, 2021 12:00 am

Racing

Darlington Raceway getting set for first of two new NASCAR weekends

By Pete Iacobelli AP Sports Writer COLUMBIA, S.C. — Darlington Raceway officials are excited about hosting the first of two scheduled NASCAR weekends, something the ... Read more

by Post Sports, Friday, May 7, 2021 12:00 am

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Bulls complete sweep of Hornets

By Steve Reed AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE — For one night, the Chicago Bulls looked like a playoff-worthy team. The return of Zach LaVine to ... Read more

by Post Sports, Friday, May 7, 2021 12:00 am

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High school softball: East, West win; more rain for Carson

      From staff reports TROY — Haley Strange struck out 16 and pitched a two-hitter to lead 15th-seeded East Rowan to an 8-0 ... Read more

by Post Sports, Thursday, May 6, 2021 1:49 am

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Minor league baseball: Wood Ducks edge Cannon Ballers

Staff report KANNAPOLIS –  James Beard blasted a grand slam for Kannapolis, but the Down East Wood Ducks beat the Cannon Ballers 8-7 on Wednesday ... Read more

by Post Sports, Thursday, May 6, 2021 1:31 am

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Ozuna hits grand slam as Braves beat Nationals in Fried’s return

By BEN NUCKOLS AP Sports Writer   WASHINGTON (AP) — For the second time in two nights, the Washington Nationals walked Atlanta’s Freddie Freeman intentionally ... Read more

by Post Sports, Thursday, May 6, 2021 12:00 am

Racing

NASCAR’s future is here: Next Gen car finally arrives

By Jenna Fryer AP Auto Racing Writer CHARLOTTE  (AP) — NASCAR’s next generation race car is finally here after two years of hype and hope ... Read more

by Post Sports, Thursday, May 6, 2021 12:00 am

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John Means throws no-hitter of season as Orioles cruise past Mariners

By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer SEATTLE (AP) — The clubhouse celebration that awaited John Means was more than 50 years in the making for ... Read more

by Post Sports, Thursday, May 6, 2021 12:00 am

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High school girls soccer: Hornets advance in playoffs

Staff report WINSTON-SALEM —  Sutton Webb scored three goals as No. 14 Salisbury won 4-2 at No. 6 Atkins, champs of the Western Piedmont Conference, ... Read more

by Post Sports, Thursday, May 6, 2021 12:00 am

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Panthers banking on BYU product to fill void at left tackle

By Steve Reed AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE — The Carolina Panthers have been looking for a player who can protect the quarterback’s blindside for the ... Read more

by Post Sports, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 12:00 am

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Providence’s Gantt, UVa’s Morsell joining Wolfpack basketball team

RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina State has added transfers Casey Morsell and Greg Gantt to its roster. The team announced Tuesday that both players would ... Read more

by Post Sports, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 12:00 am

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Teravainen’s back, Svechnikov scores as Hurricanes rally past Blackhawks 6-3

By AARON BEARD AP Sports Writer RALEIGH (AP) — Carolina’s top line is rolling now with Teuvo Teravainen back from a lengthy absence. It’s a ... Read more

by Post Sports, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 12:00 am

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Hornets notch crucial victory, edge Pistons

By Noah Trister AP Sports Writer DETROIT — LaMelo Ball scored 23 points, including two free throws with 5.8 seconds left, and the Charlotte Hornets ... Read more

by Post Sports, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 12:00 am

Racing

Jimmie Johnson’s Indy 500 debut will be in TV booth

Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS  — Jimmie Johnson will make his first Indianapolis 500 start this year after all — with the television crew, not on the ... Read more

by Post Sports, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 12:00 am

High School

High school girls soccer: Sutton scores 5 goals for Hornets

Staff report MARSHALL — Sutton Webb scored five goals as Salisbury’s girls soccer team rolled to a 9-1 win in the first round of the ... Read more

by Post Sports, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 1:58 am

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Aho, Hurricanes beat Blackhawks, Chicago eliminated

By Aaron Beard AP Sports Writer RALEIGH — Sebastian Aho scored twice in the second period on the way to a hat trick, helping the ... Read more

by Post Sports, Monday, May 3, 2021 11:23 pm

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