Sports

Crain 16th at Olympic Trials....EUGENE, OR - Johnny Crain of Zap Fitness Foundation in Blowing Rock, N.C., turned in a 16th-place finish at the U.S. Olympic Trials Friday night in the men's 10,000-meter run. He completed the race in 29:40.71.

Bats Back Benjamin in 7-3 Crawdads Win....Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads received solid performances from their pitching staff and it offense in a 7-3 win over the Kannapolis Intimidators Thursday night at L.P. Frans Stadium.

LITTLE ROCK – With the 2016 college baseball season coming to a close on Thursday, Little Rock baseball's Ryan Scott officially came away with the NCAA Division I batting title after hitting .435 for the year.

NEW ORLEANS – The dawn of a new era in the Sun Belt Conference began today as Coastal Carolina University officially joined the league after announcing its acceptance of an invitation on Sept. 1, 2015.

" We had a great turnout of both young and older players for the 15th annual Girls Got Game basketball camp," said Ashe County High coach Laura Foster. "I am very  pleased with their effort and intensity throughout camp. They worked hard, was very coach-able and had a lot of fun! I really appreciate them coming to Girls Got Game.