2015-11-02

Area doubles tandems fall short in 3-A regional semis

Area Roundup

The Fike High girls tennis tandem of Liz Short-Kate Hanson will take the No. 3 seed from the East region into this week’s North Carolina High School Athletic Association 3-A doubles tournament after their performance at Saturday’s 3-A …

Rocking and rolling

Lady Bulldogs sweep Mount Olive for 8th consecutive victory

Setbacks have kept Brittany Edwards, a product of Hunt High, and Greenville’s Ginny Howard on the sidelines a considerable amount of the 2015 Barton College women’s volleyball season. But both were back on the court and contributing …

CBA advances to second round of NCHSAA playoffs

Fike, SWE, NJ all eliminated

CBA advances to second round of NCHSAA playoffs Only a pair of 3-A programs are left standing among teams in The Wilson Times readership area following Saturday’s opening round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association postseason. …

Bulldogs blank Emmanuel 2-0 on Senior Day


The Barton College men’s soccer team picked an ideal time to record its first NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas win of the season Saturday afternoon. Behind the play of seniors Jovan Gracia, Marcus Strath and Drew Williams, the Bulldogs …

Lady Bulldogs, Emmanuel play to scoreless tie


Barton College senior goalkeeper Kelsey Rothwell turned in seven of her eight saves in the second half and overtime Saturday afternoon in helping the Lady Bulldogs preserve a 0-0 draw with Emmanuel (Georgia) College at Barton Outdoor Athletic …

Barton HOF inductees reflect on those who helped them make it


Tim Black and David McDonald, two of the six newest members of the Barton College Athletic Hall of Fame, insisted prior to Friday night’s induction ceremony in the college’s Kennedy Intramural Center that the honor wasn’t about …

Lady Warriors turn back Jacksonville in 3-A playoff opener


Losing a set for the first time in the last six matches proved a timely wake-up call for a Hunt High varsity volleyball team that stormed into the second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 3-A playoffs with a 25-14, 25-13, …

‘GREAT DAY TO BE A BULLDOG’

Students, alumni connect, reconnect at homecoming

By Janet Conner-Knox Times Staff Writer Earl Wade sat at a table alone under the tent Saturday morning at Barton College’s Alumni Reunion and Awards Breakfast. Wade, who lives in Pitt County now, is a member of the class of 1964. He is 74 …