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HAMPTON, Va. — A three-run home run in the ninth inning for the second straight night proved to be good enough to get the win for the Wilson Tobs in Saturday’s Coastal Plain League … more
Four months ago, at the start of the COVID-19 shut down, Duke coach David Cutcliffe cautioned his brethren to think about uniformity. He was concerned about schools and coaches seeking a competitive … more
Shaky defense and a dormant offense, at least until the last inning, proved to be the right formula for the first losing streak of the 2020 Coastal Plain League season for the Wilson Tobs. The … more
East Carolina strengthened its commitment to head baseball coach Cliff Godwin on Thursday, extending the Greene Central High product’s contract through the conclusion of the 2025 … more
HAMPTON, Va. — The Wilson Tobs will not go undefeated in the shortened 2020 Coastal Plain League summer collegiate baseball season. After three victories over the Peninsula Pilots to open … more
Former East Carolina player and head coach Ruffin McNeill was an odd sight wearing the red of N.C. State in his virtual press conference Tuesday. As the questions rolled in, there were several common … more
The disappointment in the voice of Wilson Tobs head coach Harry Markotay was palpable. His team had just turned in another comprehensive hitting display Tuesday night in Fleming Stadium with an … more
Dusty Baker was a Coastal Plain League All-Star in the 2019 season while helping the Morehead City Marlins win their second straight Petitt Cup. While the CPL All-Star Game and Petitt Cup playoffs … more
HAMPTON, Va. — The Wilson Tobs showed Sunday night there’s more than one way to win a Coastal Plain League game, but having Jared Carr in the lineup still seems to be the best way as they … more
    HAMPTON, Va. — It’s almost as if the Wilson Tobs picked up a head start on the rest of the Coastal Plain League’s Mid-Atlantic Division. If not all three of … more
These days, social distancing is all the rage. On the field, the Wilson Tobs fell into two distinctly different categories when it came to adherence Thursday night in its Coastal Plain League … more
George Clark, one of Wilson’s greatest high school athletes in the first half of the 20th century who went on to star in football and baseball at Duke University, died Thursday at the age of … more
Back in 1957, Wilson baseball fans had a chance to show how much they loved having a minor league team play here and they came through. The year before, Wilson got its first minor league team … more
TARBORO — The Wilson Tobs concluded their four-game exhibition swing prior to Thursday’s Coastal Plain League opener in unbeaten fashion Monday night, claiming a 4-1 victory over the … more
The Wilson Tobs kept up its stingy exhibition offensive approach Sunday night, scoring in each trip to the plate en route to toppling the High Point-Thomasville Locos 14-2 in six innings at Fleming … more
The Coastal Plain League landscape for the 2020 season seemingly changes by the day. With the COVID-19 pandemic in full swing, several teams around the league have made the decision to suspend … more
It was the seventh inning of Friday’s 2020 exhibition opener for the Wilson Tobs, and “Cotton Eye Joe” blared over the Fleming Stadium loudspeakers. Usually, that’s the cue … more
For at least the next three weeks, Wilson Tobs baseball will be conducted behind closed gates. That’s the edict coming from the summer collegiate baseball organization Thursday, one day … more
Almost a half century has passed since one of the forerunners to Conference Carolinas, the Carolinas Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, discontinued football after four programs departed for the … more
The recent southside trend for the Wilson Tobs continued as the summer collegiate baseball franchise announced the signings of three left-handed pitchers Thursday, a day after three lefty batters … more
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