Sports | The Enterprise
The Enterprise
Top Sports Stories

Southern Nash junior varsity baseball head coach Kwamaine Battle watches the action during a game this season. Battle, a 2007 graduate of Southern Nash, will lead the Firebirds varsity baseball program next season as he succeeds Todd Brewer, who held the job for the past eight seasons.

Battle takes over Firebirds baseball

By Paul Durham
| June 24, 2022

Football has played a big part of Kwamaine Battle's life, taking him from Southern Nash High to Virg...

Southern Nash freshman Anna Dickinson was named the 2022 NCHSAA 2-A/3-A Big East Conference Pitcher of the Year.

Dickinson wins Big East Pitcher of the Year; Ladybirds well represented on all-conference team

By Andrew Schnittker
| June 23, 2022

The 2022 spring softball season was the first season of Southern Nash pitcher/third baseman Anna Dic...

SouthWest Edgecombe graduate Jake Fuller, front, is committed to play baseball at Louisburg College. Pictured behind him, from left, are SouthWest Edgecombe head football coach Carter Varnell, baseball head coach Spiers Miller and Bobby Hawkins.

SouthWest Edgecombe’s Fuller heads to Louisburg College

By Andrew Schnittker
| June 21, 2022

As he began his high school baseball career at SouthWest Edgecombe High, Jake Fuller started to drea...

Fike High senior Tristan Little fires a pitch during a game against North Johnston in the Golden Leaf Invitational tournament April 16 at Fleming Stadium. Little was named to the N.C. Baseball Coaches Association 3-A all-state team.

Fike's Little, SN's High among area all-state selections

By Paul Durham
| June 17, 2022

Tristan Little worked hard to become Fike High's No. 1 pitcher by his senior season this spring. Sou...

Southern Nash’s Keegan Wallace runs to third base during an NCHSAA 3-A playoff game May 10 at Fike. Wallace was one of four Firebirds to be named to the 2-A/3-A Big East Conference all-conference team along with junior Landen Baker, senior A.J. High and sophomore Blake Strickland.

Firebirds' Baker dominates Big East honors

From staff reports
| June 17, 2022

Landen Baker dominated the 2-A/3-A Big East Conference baseball awards like the Southern Nash High j...

Southern Nash junior Landen Baker pitches the ball during an NCHSAA 3-A playoff game at Fike on May 10. Baker was named the N.C. Baseball Coaches Association 3-A Player of the Year after sweeping the top honors in the 2-A/3-A Big East Conference.

SN's Baker takes the cake: Firebirds star named top 3-A player by NCBCA

By Paul Durham
| June 17, 2022

Landen Baker had a tough decision to make about his athletic career as he approached his junior year...

Cooper Hall

Hall Named Wesleyan men’s soccer assistant coach

For The Enterprise
| June 11, 2022

ROCKY MOUNT — N.C. Wesleyan University Director of Athletics Aaron Denton and Head Soccer Coach Mark...

Southern Nash’s Raul Nunez will play college soccer at Louisburg College. Contributed Photo

Southern Nash's Nunez headed to Louisburg College

By Andrew Schnittker
| June 10, 2022

Southern Nash High senior Raul Nunez has dreams of playing professional soccer.  He knows the best n...

N.C. Wesleyan University runner Mariah Brooks at the starting blocks at the NCAA Div. III Outdoor Track & Field Championships at the University of Mount Union in Ohio.


Brooks Finishes 11th in 100M; Named Second Team All-American

For The Enterprise
| June 4, 2022

GENEVA, Ohio — NC Wesleyan freshman sprinter Mariah Brooks was named a Second Team All-American as s...

Southern Nash senior Antonio Woodard (31) goes for a tackle during a home loss to Northern Nash. Woodard is committed to play football at Barton College.

Southern Nash’s Woodard headed to Barton

By Andrew Schnittker
| May 31, 2022

Though he has only played football through high school, Southern Nash High senior has long dreamed o...

Powered by Nash & Pine | v4.2.4