Tobs win third straight, sweep aside Salamanders
Completing a pair of doubleheaders in the span of two days, the Wilson Tobs suddenly find themselves on a winning streak.
Strong pitching, Scaranda’s blast send Tobs past Salamanders 5-2
HOLLY SPRINGS — Don’t ever let anyone tell you the Coastal Plain League isn’t a land of opportunity for those who hit with bad intentions.
Adaptation helped Krzyzewski stay in the game at Duke
DURHAM — We know the numbers.
Firebirds to replace SSS in Farris & Farris Holiday Tournament
When the Farris & Farris Holiday Tournament makes its return to the area sports scene in December, it will carry the feel of a true neighborhood get together.
Fike returns favor as Bulluck strikes out 13 in 6-0 win over Hunt
One shutout deserves another. Or, turnabout is fair play. Two days after the Fike High varsity baseball team found itself on the business end of a 10-0, six-inning loss at the hands of arch rival Hunt, the Golden Demons were more than happy to return the favor on Sid Boyette Field on Thursday night.
Lady Knights return to Greenfield soccer standard
There is no sidestepping the shadow surrounding the tradition of the Greenfield School soccer program.
Queens again: Greenfield routs Christ Covenant for NCISAA 1-A title
No drama, no reenactment of a semifinal that cemented the indomitable spirit of the Greenfield School varsity girls soccer team.
Waddell, Hunt offense complete Big East sweep of Firebirds
STANHOPE — For the second time in a week, the offense of the Hunt High varsity baseball team allowed it to remain at the top of the 3-A Big East Conference standings.
Part-time work sends Greenfield past Lady Cyclones in second round
The whistle blew, and no one from the Community Christian School girls soccer team displayed a vested interest in receiving the kickoff during Thursday’s North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association second-round game on Forbes Field.
Nate O'Neal scorches Wedgewood as Bruins win first regional crown
The Beddingfield High boys golf team piled up the precedents in Monday’s North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2-A East Regional at Wedgewood Public Golf Course. Behind a sensational 8-under-64 from sophomore Nate O’Neal, the Bruins of head coach Jody O’Neal captured their first regional championship in the sport of boys golf in the school’s 43-year history.
Barton’s run ends with 13-2 loss to North Greenville
Baseballs left the confines of Fleming Stadium at an abnormal rate during the 2021 Conference Carolinas tournament. For four games, Barton College was an able participant in the eight-team bashing spree. But with their backs against the wall in an elimination game Sunday afternoon, the Bulldogs took an untimely break from hitting the long ball in favorable conditions.
Bulldogs get relief again, sit one win away from finals
If Barton College senior right-hander Michael Yuille has thrown his last pitch in the 2021 Conference Carolinas baseball tournament, the Bulldogs made sure to maximize every last toss.
Hunt beats Fike, seizes Big East title 1-0 on Conoley’s free kick
The next time the Hunt High varsity girls soccer team takes the field for the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 3-A playoffs, the Lady Warriors will be doing so without the masks that have defined a pandemic-altered campaign.
Demons clinch share of Big East by whipping Rocky Mount
In the conventional sense, there will be no dual-team playoffs in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association tennis ranks this season.
Knights labor against Crusaders in 14-4 loss
If the Greenfield School varsity baseball team sees Sanford Grace Christian for a third time this season in the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association 1-A playoffs, the Knights will have to find a way to get a more efficient performance from their No. 1 arm.
Bulldogs return from virus, salvage opening split with Southern Wesleyan
By now, the COVID-19 pandemic has extended its tentacles in every conceivable direction, with its effects felt far and wide. Add NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas baseball to the list.
Times All-Area team rises above pandemic-stricken season in 2021
They played with masks and the sample size of games was noticeably smaller than usual. But in a 2021 season unlike any others that preceded it, basketball teams from The Wilson Times readership area kept moving forward. In some cases, they excelled at the highest level and weren’t satisfied until history was made.
Greenfield trudges past Trinity Academy, 19-12
At times, the proceedings may have resembled that of a root canal for the Greenfield School varsity baseball team.
It's now or never for area playoff aspirants
The margin for error has essentially disappeared for a handful of varsity football teams representing The Wilson Times readership area, while the fight for a 2-A Eastern Plains Conference championship is still very much alive at the venues of Beddingfield High and SouthWest Edgecombe.
Pettiford decommits from Louisville Cardinals
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Imagination Station faces 62% shortfall
8 charged in jail drug investigation
Wilson considers projects for federal stimulus funds
3 hospitalized after head-on crash
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