Mercer standout senior Kahlia Lawrence was selected by the Minnesota Lynx in the second round with the 24th overall pick of the 2018 WNBA Draft on Thursday night. Lawrence was later traded to the Las Vegas Aces in the third round, along with Ji-Su Park.
UTICA, N.Y. (AP) - Tony Stewart and the parents of Kevin Ward Jr. have agreed to settle a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family against the former NASCAR champion for his role in the death of their son on a dirt track in New York more than three years ago.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - A new women's amateur tournament will be played partially at Augusta National the week before the Masters. Masters chairman Fred Ridley announced the tournament Wednesday, calling it a move to help grow the game of golf. It will be called the Augusta National Women's Amateur.