The High Point University baseball team dropped a 12-5 decision to Elon on Wednesday night in Elon. HPU freshman Chris Clare went 2 for 3 and with an RBI in the game.
Wednesday's local roundup
Southwest Guilford, High Point Central and Ragsdale all have their sights set on second and third, with Northwest Guilford firmly in control of the conference lead.
Tuesday's prep roundup
Senior Kyle Brandenburg drove in the winning run in the ninth inning as the High Point University baseball team picked up a 6-5 win over Appalachian State in Boone on Tuesday night. Brandenburg went 4 for 5 and drove in both the tying and winning runs.
Four runs in each of the first two innings staked High Point Christian Academy to an early 8-0 lead, and the Cougars’ offensive explosion culminated in a 13-3 win Tuesday over Calvary Baptist Day School in five innings.
After battling Ragsdale to a scoreless tie a week ago, the Cowgirls scored twice in the second half – including senior Courtney Casterline’s game-winning penalty kick with 19.6 seconds left – to beat the rival Tigers 2-1 on Tuesday at Ragsdale.
Shabazz Napier scored 22 points and Connecticut won its second NCAA title in four years, beating all those Kentucky freshmen 60-54 in the championship game Monday night.
The High Point University women’s lacrosse team used a second half surge to pick up its second Big South win in as many games with a 13-5 win on Sunday afternoon at Coastal Carolina.
Saturday's HPU roundup
Saturday's prep roundup
My back hurt, and I decided to rest it on the front deck of the skiff. My fleece jacket was rolled up and I was using it as a pillow. A cloud was obstructing the sun, and my eyes were comfortably closed.
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