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Sports Night: Champ loses ground in 3rd round

Golf: Cameron Champ loses ground, but Sacramento native is still US Open’s leading amateur

Sacramento native Cameron Champ finishes 1-over 73 in Saturday’s third round of the U.S. Open. After entering the day two shots off the lead, he finishes the third round eight shots back.

Kings: Center of attention? Post players not priority in NBA draft

Even with veteran Kosta Koufos on the team, it’s time to let Sacramento Kings centers Willie Cauley-Stein flourish and Georgios Papagiannis develop.

NBA draft: Markelle Fultz works out for 76ers; trade could be finalized Monday

Saturday was Markelle Fultz Night for the 76ers. Sources say the deal to give Philadelphia the top pick in the draft will be made official on Monday.

A’s: Healy hits 2 HRs to power Oakland past Yankees 5-2

Ryon Healy goes deep twice for his third multihomer game in two weeks, Matt Joyce also hits a long ball and the A’s beat the New York Yankees 5-2.

Giants: Freeland pitches 6 solid innings, Rockies beat San Francisco 5-1

Kyle Freeland tosses six solid innings, Tony Wolters drives in two runs and the Colorado Rockies beat the Giants again, 5-1. Matt Cain is winless since May 15.

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High schools: Funding to yield new athletic field, track at McClatchy High

The Sacramento City Unified School District board approved about $4.5 million in funding to install a synthetic field and track at C.K. McClatchy High School.

Today’s video: Is this the Sacramento region's worst high school track?

49ers: 40-year-old QBs coach was bent on learning Shanahan’s system

Roseville native Rich Scangarello is back in Northern California as the 49ers quarterbacks coach after impressing Kyle Shanahan in 2015 with the Atlanta Falcons.

Republic FC: Sacramento follows up triumph over MLS team with 2-1 home win

After beating MLS opponent Real Salt Lake on Wednesday, Republic FC backs it up with another home win, a 2-1 final over Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2 on a hot Saturday night at Papa Murphy’s Park.

Boxing: Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev to win light heavy rematch

Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev in eighth round to win the light heavyweight rematch.

Michael Phelps will be back in the water to race ... a shark?

Legendary Olympian swimmer Michael Phelps will race a shark as part of Discovery Channel’s Shark Week.

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