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Fried, Harris lead Braves over Mets to win 3 of 4 games in series

By GEORGE HENRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA — Max Fried likes where the Atlanta Braves stand during this ...

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Jayvee football: Hornets edge Falcons

  Staff report MOUNT ULLA — Salisbury edged West Rowan 24-22 in an exciting jayvee football game on ...

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Update: North Rowan forces eight East Rowan turnovers in 34-14 romp as season opens

GRANITE QUARRY — Whether they see the glass as half-empty or half-full, Nygel Pearson and the North Rowan ...

College

ACC football roundup: No. 13 NC State ready for season of heightened expectations

By Aaron Beard AP Sports Writer RALEIGH — Coach Dave Doeren knows all about North Carolina State’s title ...

Racing

Kurt Busch to miss final two races of NASCAR’s regular season

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Busch said Thursday he’ll miss the final two races of NASCAR’s regular season, ...

High School

High school volleyball: West still looks strong after 27-3 finish last year

Third in a series of reports on local volleyball teams … By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com MOUNT ULLA — ...

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High school football: Two county matchups highlight opening week; North-East game moved to tonight

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — High school football is here, and even though many of us know ...

Sports

Mets end Braves’ eight-game winning streak

By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA  — Brett Baty homered his first time up in the big ...

Sports

Local golf: Putt won’t drop for Lyerly

Staff report PARAMUS, N.J. — Nick Lyerly’s Wednesday in the 122nd U.S. Amateur was over after one hole. ...

Sports

Panthers in no hurry to name starting QB

By KYLE HIGHTOWER AP Sports Writer FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Carolina Panthers coach Matt Rhule has been adamant for ...

Racing

Ryan Blaney signs long-term extension with Team Penske

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer CHARLOTTE — Team Penske signed Ryan Blaney to a multiyear contract ...

Sports

Local golf: Lyerly in playoff to advance in U.S. Amateur

Staff report PARAMUS, N.J. — Nick Lyerly is still alive in the 122nd U.S. Amateur  that is being ...

High School

High school cross country: Julian, Borst set the pace

Staff report SALISBURY — South Rowan’s Eli Julian was recognized as the county’s top male runner in cross ...

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NFL: Panthers, Patriots aiming to improve offenses at joint practices

By KYLE HIGHTOWER AP Sports Writer FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Patriots and Panthers opened two days of joint ...

High School

High school football: Mustangs looking to move up in SPC

Sixth in a series of reports on local high schools … By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — ...

Racing

Harvick seizes momentum ahead of NASCAR playoffs

By Jenna Fryer AP Auto Racing Writer CHARLOTTE — Well hello, Happy. Welcome to NASCAR’s championship race. Just ...

Sports

No. 1 Alabama tops preseason AP Top 25; Ohio St, ‘Dawgs next

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer With two of the best players in the country leading ...

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High school volleyball: Cougars eager to claw their way back to the top

Second in a series of reports on local volleyball teams … By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com CHINA GROVE — ...

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High school football: Jubilant Jamboree for Raiders

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com LANDIS — As the host school, the pressure was on South Rowan for Friday’s ...

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High school football: Even with new coach, Hornets in good position

Fifth in a series of reports on local high schools … By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The ...

Outdoor

Wanna step outside? Preparing archery equipment for deer season

By Dan Kibler North Carolina’s statewide archery season for white-tailed deer opens Sept. 10, and for the tens ...

Racing

Blaney, Truex eyeing playoff spot today at Richmond

By HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer RICHMOND, Va. — Ryan Blaney and Martin Truex Jr. are the ...

Sports

Area Sports: New RCYFL registers 350 youngsters

  From staff reports Rowan Youth Football League registration is closed. Over 350 youngsters were registered over the ...

Racing

Bubba Wallace, 23XI Racing sticking together

By Jenna Fryer AP Auto Racing Writer Bubba Wallace locked down his future with 23XI Racing on Friday ...

Sports

Panthers: Darnold, Mayfield both solid in preseason opener

By Stephen Whyno AP Sports Writer LANDOVER, Md. — Even though the Carolina Panthers are another day closer ...

Business

Panthers propose paying $82 million over failed SC practice facility

Associated Press ROCK HILL, S.C.  — Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper’s real estate company has proposed to pay ...

Sports

Rhule: Mayfield, Darnold will each play one series against Washington on Saturday

By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE — Baker Mayfield and Sam Darnold will each play one series ...

High School

High school volleyball: East has the hitters to be tough

First in a series of reports on local volleyball teams … By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — ...

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