The Boston Beer Company, Inc. (NYSE: SAM), brewer of Samuel Adams Boston Lager®, announced its results for the quarter ended June 24, 2000. During the second quarter of 2000, barrels sold and net sales were 336,000 and $51.4 million, respectively, compared to 311,000 and $47.2 million in 1999. The increase in volume can be attributed to growth in our flagship Samuel Adams Boston Lager of 3.