U.S. SENIOR OPEN: Prairie Dunes Country Club in Hutchinson, Kan., will host the Champions Tour major July 6-9, 2006.
FINES: Marco Etcheverry ($1,000) and D.C. United teammates Earnie Stewart and Eliseo Quintanilla ($250 each) were fined by MLS for confronting a referee after an Oct. 11 loss to New England. MLS also fined United team executive Kevin Payne $1,000 for an angry exchange with a U.S. Federation administrator after an Oct. 19 loss to Columbus.
BASEBALL: Justin Leone hit two home runs and Graham Koonce added another, leading the United States 7-0 over Nicaragua in the Americas pre-Olympic Tournament in Panama City, Panama.
_ FRANK PASTOR, TIMES WIRES