Triangle Sports News

State Finals for N.C. Senior Games for athletes 50+ (CSN, June/July 2020) in Ral­eigh were canceled and instead will be a virtual celebration. Traditional Senior Games will resume next spring at the local level in Orange County.

The first Shakey Ray’s Charity Golf Tour­nament will be held Aug. 17 at 9 a.m. at Devil’s Ridge GC, Holly Springs, Cost is $100 /player. Proceeds support military missions in action (MMIA). Register at

Two former UNC players (Tiera Ruffin-Pratt (Los Angeles) and Jessica Breland (Phoe­nix) were on opening day rosters for the W­NBA. The ACC had 32 former players on rosters.

UNC Women Soccer Club White raised $6,531.09 in donations for the BLM Move­ment and gave $4,456.09 to the Loveland Founda­tion and $2,075 to Take Action Chapel Hill.

Jim Brandewie, a popular player in OC­ASL Soccer, died June 4 in Chapel Hill. He was 58. Check website for memorial fund plans.

The Sprocket Fuel MTB Challenge bike races at Carolina North in July was canceled.