WILSON’S LOCAL PRINT AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY INSTITUTION SINCE 1896

T.J. Coleman of the WCLL Ages 8-10 All-Stars threw a one-hitter Sunday afternoon over five innings to lead Wilson to a 14-3 victory over Wilmington.

Two WCLL teams survive first weekend of District 6 play

A 3-1 record among the three competing age groups Sunday enabled the Wilson City Little League All-Stars to send a pair of age groups into Monday play at the 2019 North Carolina Little League …

Tobs foiled by lack of offense in 6-2 loss

The Wilson Tobs’ 6-2 loss to the Edenton Steamers on Sunday night seemed destined to be a close game until the end. And in a close game, every hit matters to the final score.  Through …

School Sports
Student-athlete of the week

Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Samantha Davis, North Johnston High

Samantha Davis helped her North Johnston High softball team reach the quarterfinals of the North Carolina High School Athletic …
Guess Who?

Guess Who?

“Guess Who?” is a weekly photo feature from The Wilson Times sports photo archives that will run each week in the Times sports section. If you know or would like to guess who is in the photo, please leave a comment below.
“Guess Who?” is a weekly photo feature from The Wilson Times sports photo archives that will run each week in the Times sports section. If you know or would like to guess who is in the photo, …
Recent Hunt High graduate Tatiana Smith will continue her academic and basketball careers at Catawba Valley Community College in Hickory.

Second chance takes Hunt’s Smith to Catawba Valley

An ankle injury in the girls championship game of last year’s Farris & Farris Holiday Tournament threatened the basketball career of senior Hunt High point guard Tatiana Smith. Aided by …

Head of the class

Rachel Cox never saw it coming. The Hunt High graduate, who will continue her soccer career at NCAA Division II Barton College as a goalkeeper, headlined the inaugural Wilson Youth Soccer …

Life and Times May 24, 2019

Sports editor Paul Durham, Staff writer Jimmy Lewis and host Kai Jones go on the clock to talk about the playoffs and postseason awards.

College Sports

Success at Barton opens doors for Chester

Suggesting that Barton College Athletic Director Todd Wilkinson, when he brought Pittsburgh native Jim Chester to North Carolina to become the Bulldogs head baseball coach, he opened more doors for …

Tobs maintain control of North Division with comeback win at Peninsula

HAMPTON, Va. — With the red-hot Edenton Steamers breathing down their necks, the Wilson Tobs needed a dramatic, come-from-behind 13-11 victory Friday night against the host Peninsula Pilots to …
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Community Sports

Area calendar, June 24-25

Monday, June 24 American Legion Baseball Farmville Post 151 at Wilson Post 13, 7 p.m.   Tuesday, June 25 p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 3.0px 0.0px; line-height: 11.0px; font: 10.0px …
Pro Sports

Aguilar, Zavolas send Mudcats past Potomac

WOODBRIDGE, Va. — Ryan Aguilar was 3 for 3 with a solo home run and two RBIs, while Noah Zavolas fired a two-hit shutout to pace the Carolina Mudcats past the Potomac Nationals 3-0 on Sunday at …
College Notebooks
Fike @ 50
Commitment to greatness
Even though it happened five decades ago, Fike High’s run of three straight state 4-A football championships is still considered not … Read More
Fike rolls back Green Wave 21-7; takes 2nd straight title
In typical fashion, the 1968 Fike High football team showed its championship colors with a stirring second-half rally to defeat … Read More
How to contribute to Trevathan monument, scholarship fund
If you would like to contribute to the fundraising effort to honor former Fike High football head coach Henry Trevathan and help … Read More