Thumbs up to 9-year-old Colt Jeffress for receiving a special invitation to compete in the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship, which will be held in Pinehurst, N.C., Aug. 2-4. Heíll be teeing off against 104 contestants from around the world in the nationís largest junior tournament.

Thumbs up to former Stephenville High School pitcher Travis Dirk for being selected in the 44th round of Major League Baseballís First-Year Player Draft by the Baltimore Orioles.