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Freeman, Bryant return to ring Thursday night

The grind of the fight game at the professional level simply does not stop for Wilson boxers Jamar Freeman and Austin Bryant. After resounding knockout victories in their hometown in February as part of Wilson-based Top Catz Boxing’s …
School Sports

WCA falls at Cape Fear

WILMINGTON — The visiting Wilson Christian Academy softball team yielded five runs in the bottom of the first inning en route to a 13-3 loss in five innings to Cape Fear Christian on Friday. The record for the Lady Chargers dropped to …
College Sports

A 20-year rally

SUMTER, S.C. — As the No. 4 seed, the Barton College men’s tennis team reigns as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas tournament champion after defeating No. 2 Belmont Abbey 5-0 on the Palmetto Tennis Center courts Sunday …

Duo extends Barton golf streak

HIGH POINT — Sophomore Justin Plane and junior Travis Broome continued an impressive streak for the Barton College men’s golf program with the weekend announcement each had been selected to the NCAA Division II All-Conference Carolinas …
Community Sports

Historical golf marker set to be dedicated Wednesday

Golf historians and purists across the state are certainly aware the inaugural North Carolina Men’s Amateur Championship took center stage in Wilson at Wilson Country Club in 1961. Now, that most important item of history is available to …
Pro Sports

Diaz, Findley prevail in Late Model duels at Southern National

LUCAMA – Northern Virginia drivers and teammates Mason Diaz and Jonathan Findley each scored victories at Southern National Motorsports Park on Saturday night. Diaz started on the pole in the first of two Late Model Stock Car races and led …
Student-athlete of the week

Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Evan Lee, Hunt High

Hunt High senior Evan Lee was a major cog in the Warriors winning their first Wilson Times Track Classic championship last week, making him this week’s Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week. Evan was part of all four winning …