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Dodge City ends USCS' run in JUCO World Series

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - The University of South Carolina Sumter baseball team bowed out of the Junior College World Series on Sunday, falling 23-11 to Dodge City (Kan.) in an elimination game at Suplizio Field. The Fire Ants (43-21) finished 0-and-2 in their first trip to Grand Junction, Colo., after losing to Iowa Western 8-0 on Saturday.

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Campbell inherits veteran P-15's squad and its high expectations

The Sumter P-15's have most of their starting lineup returning from a squad that finished as the state runner-up to Florence in the American Legion baseball state tournament last season. There will be a …

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Tournament tumble

HOOVER, Ala. - Missouri slammed the door on any lingering South Carolina hopes of earning a bid to the NCAA Tournament with a 5-1 victory Tuesday in a single-elimination play-in game of the SEC Baseball Tournament. South Carolina's season-long …

For once, Carolina faces must-win in SEC tourney

South Carolina understands what's at stake this week in the Southeastern Conference Tournament. The Gamecocks (32-24, 13-17 SEC) head into their first-round game Tuesday with Missouri (29-26, 15-15) at Hoover, Alabama, knowing they need a productive week to reach the NCAA Tournament for a 16th consecutive season. An early elimination likely means they'll be left out of the NCAA field for the first time since 1999.
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Tigers lose 6-3 in ACC tourney finale

From ACC reports DURHAM, N.C. - North Carolina didn't accomplish everything it wanted to during the Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Championship, but the Tar Heels did pick up a couple of wins - including one on Friday that should help their …

Erwin leads Tigers past Louisville 7-2

DURHAM, N.C. - For the second straight game, Clemson received a quality pitching start in the Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Championship. And this time, the fifth-seeded Tigers backed it with some timely hitting. One day after scoring just …
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Egg prices surge to record on shortage caused by bird flu

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Egg prices reached record levels on Friday after a bird flu outbreak decimated the flock, leading to the death of more than 20 million egg-laying hens over the last month in the top producing state of Iowa. The virus …
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TV, RADIO TODAY 5 a.m. - Professional Tennis: French Open Men's and Women's First-Round Matches from Paris (ESPN2). 7:30 a.m. -- Professional Golf: European PGA Tour BMW PGA Championship Final Round from Surrey, England …