Oklahoma State-bound Max Knight strikes the Karate Kid pose after a double.


2022 Area Code Games: Day Three Wrap


SAN DIEGO — Before I get to the games from day three, it’s always kind of interesting to point out the history of the Area Code Games and how this showcase came about. If you get bored by history lessons, feel free to skip this opening and go down to the games part. If not, here is a quick recap of how the Area Code Games came about and how it ascended to the top showcase in America.

It all started in 1987 in Lodi, California, which is in the northern part of the San Joaquin Valley – otherwise known[…]