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School Sports

Hunt battered by Eastern Wayne 34-15 in opener

A late-game rally boosted morale for the Hunt Warriors despite their 34-15 loss to Eastern Wayne inside Warrior Stadium on Friday night. Hunt of the 3-A Big East Conference battled back late, …

Fike-Northern Durham delayed by lightning

DURHAM —The third time was enough for varsity football teams from Fike High and Northern Durham on Friday night. Following two previous stoppages for lightning, the season-opening game was …
College Sports

Nowhere to go but up for Tobs

With the Wilson Tobs wrapping up their worst year ever, statistically, in their 21 seasons in the Coastal Plain League, some of the reasons for it can be found in the numbers. After all, baseball is dissected mathematically more than just about any …
A grand Fleming finale

The Wilson Tobs rewarded some 1,300 faithful fans who showed up for their final home game Sunday afternoon in Fleming Stadium with a 9-5 Coastal Plain League victory over the Wilmington Sharks. Wilson, now 9-18 in the second half, wraps up its …

Collapse in 8th inning sends Tobs to 9-5 loss

Oh, fishsticks!

Community Sports

WCYAA fall registrations ongoing

Fall registrations underwayRegistration for Wilson County Youth åAthletic Association fall sports — baseball, softball, soccer and volleyball — are now underway and will run through …
Pro Sports

Newsome scores Mini Stock upset win at Southern National

Dylan Newsome has been something of a breakout star on the short track scene in 2017 with wins at four different tracks in just nine races — his latest coming Friday night at Southern National Motorsports Park. The 19-year-old from …
Student-athlete of the week

Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Davis Currin, Greenfield School

Davis Currin played a strong role in his Greenfield School varsity boys soccer team’s start to the season last week, making him the first Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week of the school year.