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Power at the top

The decidedly heavy top part of the lineup continued to wreak havoc upon the opposition, powering the Wilson Christian Academy softball team to a 6-1 conquest of Halifax Academy on the Turnage Complex diamond Thursday afternoon. The regular-season …
School Sports
Tobs JV Classic is Saturday

A four-game slate featuring a pair of teams from The Wilson Times readership area will comprise the fourth annual Wilson Tobs Junior Varsity Classic, set for Saturday inside Fleming Stadium. At 10 a.m., Charles B. Aycock wil oppose Nash Central, …

Middle school result

Beddingfield blanks SWE, 9-0

Gonzalez’s three goals key Ladybirds

Community Sports
Wilson golfers among top finishers at Bright Belt

Wilson golfers seized three of the four awards in the First Flight as the Bright Belt women’s golf league stopped at Happy Valley Country Club for its second 2016 match on Tuesday. Susan Baker of Willow Springs Country Club posted low net of …

Taking aim at the big catch

Wilson Recreation Department results

College sports
Late errors foil Lady Bulldogs’ upset bid

BURLINGTON — The Barton College softball team found itself guilty of two errors in Thursday’s NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas tournament game at Springwood Park. With a one-run lead and closing in on a possible upset of top-seeded …

Bulldogs lead NGU in suspended game

Alford wins pole vault for Bulldogs at Phoenix Invite

Pro Sports
Craig claims Sweet Potato 7 opener at Southern National

Matt Craig of Kannapolis edged Tanner Gray to claim the season-opening Scott Farms Sweet Potato Pro Late Model 7 Series race Saturday at Southern National Motorsports Park. Craig’s C&C Boiler Chevrolet led a top-five group of finishers, …

POW-MIA Freedom Car coming to SNMP

Pro Late Models hit SNMP on Saturday

Student-athlete of the week

Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Samantha Waddell, Hunt High

Samantha Waddell was just what her Hunt High varsity softball team needed in a key 3-A Big East Conference game last week, making her this week’s Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week. Samantha, a junior right-handed pitcher, went …