The Wilson Times
Facebook
Twitter
subscribe now
[ Sign In ]  [ Register ]
Thomas & Farris Student-Athlete of the Week
 Text Size   •  Email  •  Printer Friendly
Bookmark and Share
Thomas & Farris Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Richard Hinton
Click image to enlarge

Thomas & Farris Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Richard Hinton


Richard Hinton had a hot bat for the hot-hitting Fike High varsity baseball team last week, making him this week’s Thomas & Farris Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week.

Richard, a senior outfielder, batted a sizzling .667 (8 for 12) as the Golden Demons won three games, scoring 39 runs in the process, to improve to 6-0. Fike, which lost its first game this week, edged North Johnston 9-7 then topped Princeton in consecutive games 11-7 and 19-4. Richard ripped three doubles and drove in three runs on the week.

The son of Elizabeth and Art Hinton of Wilson, Richard ranks seventh in Fike’s senior class with a 4.77 weighted grade point average while taking Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate courses.

He is a member of National Honor Society, Science National Honor Society and Fellowship of Christian Athletes at Fike, where he also played soccer.

Richard has been nominated for appointment to U.S. Naval Academy.

He was a Boys State participant last summer and recently worked as a volunteer at The Brittany IX.

He and his family attend First United Methodist Church.
Add Comment:Show/Hide(All comments must be approved)
View Comments:Show/Hide(0 comments)
Most Popular From the past 7 days
Most Viewed Most Commented Most Emailed
Fire damages Bill Ellis Barbecue
Wilson woman dies in wreck
SUSPECT ON RUN 24 YEARS ARRESTED IN KILLING
Man who fled state 24 years ago arrested in 1991 Wilson killing
COMFORT IN DARK TIMES
Party leaders address dispute
Fire damages Bill Ellis Barbecue
301 Forward funding questioned
SUSPECT ON RUN 24 YEARS ARRESTED IN KILLING
ONE MAN CHANGED A NEIGHBORHOOD
A SPEEDY RECOVERY: Bill Ellis Barbecue plans to reopen dining room Tuesday
Cougars topple North Edgecombe 35-14
Hunt handles Hertford County
Demons can't overcome big deficit, penalties in 40-27 loss at East Wake
No magic for Panthers this week
News  |  Sports  |  Life  |  Opinion  |  Obituaries  |  Photos  |  Videos  |  Contact  |  Classifieds  |  Special Sections  |  Public Notices  |  Advertise
Powered by Google
Advanced Search