LEADING OFF: Thursday TV, Local Sports


Thursday Sports on TV

LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL

1 p.m. ESPN — Latin America (Maracaibo, Venezuela) vs. Mexico (Tamaulipas, Mexico)

3 p.m. ESPN — Mid-Atlantic (Jackson, N.J.) vs. New England (Fairfield, Conn.)

5 p.m. ESPN — Canada (White Rock, British Columbia) vs. Europe-Africa (Emilia, Italy)

7 p.m. ESPN2 — Southwest (Lufkin, Texas) vs. Great Lakes (Grosse Pointe, Mich.)

GOLF

6:30 a.m. GOLF — European PGA Saltire Energy Paul Lawrie Match Play

10 a.m. GOLF — European PGA Saltire Energy Paul Lawrie Match Play

2 p.m. GOLF — PGA Wyndham Championship

6 p.m. FS1 — U.S. Amateur Championship, rounds of 32 & 16

4 a.m. (Friday) GOLF — Fiji International

HORSE RACING

4 p.m. FS2 — Saratoga Live, Union Avenue Stakes

MLB BASEBALL

2 p.m. FSO — Reds at Cubs

2 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage

5 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage

7 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage

NFL PRESEASON

8 p.m. ESPN — Tampa Bay at Jacksonville

TENNIS

1 p.m. ESPN2 — Western & Southern Open, men’s rd of 16, at Mason

9 p.m. ESPN2 — Western & Southern Open, men’s rd of 16, at Mason

11 p.m. ESPN2 — Western & Southern Open, women’s rd of 16, at Mason

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Local Calendar

August 16 events

• Wilmington HS boys golf 4 pm @Elks Run vs SBC Divisional

• Clinton-Massie boys golf 4 pm @Elks Run vs SBC Divisional

• Clinton-Massie girls golf 330 pm @Majestic Springs vs Waynesville

• East Clinton girls tennis 4 pm @Clinton-Massie

• Clinton-Massie tennis 4 pm vs East Clinton @CM

August 17 events

• Wilmington HS girls golf 430 pm @Elks 797 GC vs Hillsboro

• Blanchester HS boys golf 430 @Deer Track vs Goshen

• Wilmington HS tennis 4 pm vs Kings @WHS

• East Clinton girls tennis 4 pm vs Clermont NE @EC

• Clinton-Massie tennis 4 pm vs Little Miami @CM

• Clinton-Massie middle school football 5 pm vs Glen Este scrimmage @CM

August 18 events

• Wilmington HS football 7 pm @Stebbins scrimmage

• Blanchester football 7 pm @Barbour Field vs Greeneview scrimmage

• East Clinton football 7 pm @ECHS vs Southeastern scrimmage

• Wilmington HS boys soccer 5 pm JV, 7 pm Var @Madeira