Friday, May 22
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Zack Erwin had a season-best 11 strikeouts and Clemson beat Louisville 7-2 yesterday at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament. Erwin allowed six hits and one earned run in eight innings while helping the fifth-seeded Tigers improve to 1-1 in pool play.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky will face defending champion Duke and host in-state rival Louisville in a challenging non-conference schedule including road games at UCLA and Kansas. The Wildcats will also host Arizona State (Dec. 12) and meet Ohio State on Dec. 19 in Brooklyn, New York, in the non-league schedule released yesterday.
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Raised a Secret took command turning for home and went on to a two-length victory in the $60,000 feature for 3-year-olds Thursday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Rafael Bejarano, Raised a Secret ran 6 1/2 furlongs in 1:15.24 and paid $17, $6.80 and $3.40.
NEW YORK (AP) — Element continued his successful transition to the turf, rallying from last to win the $77,000 allowance feature yesterday at Belmont Park. One of three winners on the card for trainer Todd Pletcher, Element rolled through the lane to beat Glowing Ember by 1 1/4 lengths.