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For the first time, Wilson County would be the host site of the North Carolina High School Rodeo Association championship as 38 competitors were set to vie for state titles in calf roping, goat … more
After tying the game with three runs in the top of the seventh inning, the Christians erupted for five more in the eighth and then held off the Presbyterians to capture the Church League softball … more
In the first Wilson County Junior Golf Tournament played at Wedgewood, Claud Allegood and Jody Jones claimed their respective age-group titles by winning playoffs. Eight-year-old Claud Allegood … more
League-leading Stantonsburg was set to face second-place Elm City to determine Wilson County high school baseball superiority in a showdown at Municipal (now Fleming) Stadium. Stantonsburg ace … more
Rock Ridge was looking for its third win of 1976 against 1-A Carolina East Conference rival Lee Woodard as the Raiders and Panthers collided in the second round of the state 1-A playoffs at Rock … more
Fike High junior Whitaker Askew won the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 3-A boys tennis East Regional singles championship on the Recreation Park Community Center courts. Askew … more
With three coaches from The Wilson Times readership area schools, the East football blanked the West 6-0 to win the North Carolina Coaches Association’s East-West All-Star Game for the third … more
The Beddingfield High varsity baseball team completed its spoiler mission with a 12-0 bruising of county rival Hunt at Fleming Stadium, thus eliminating the Warriors from the 4-A Big East Conference … more
ROANOKE RAPIDS — After losing 5-2 in the second game of the Northeastern Class A Conference baseball championship series, Rock Ridge and Gates County were to face off in the final game at … more
A six-run third inning rocketed the Wilson City Little League All-Stars to a 6-2 defeat of Henderson County in the North Carolina Little League Ages 7-8 state championship game at The Heritage Bank … more
WILMINGTON — Taft Cable, a 6-foot-2, 190-pound right-handed pitcher from UNC Greensboro, struck out a career-high 11 batters … more
With a sizzling round of 69, Fike High student Keith Barnes signaled his entry into the golf scene. The lanky four-sport athlete landed the top spot in the third annual Match-Play Golf Tournament … more
Behind a near-perfect start by Zack Mozingo, the Wilson Tobs finished the season sweep of the Fayetteville SwampDogs with a 4-1 Coastal Plain League victory at Fleming Stadium. Mozingo, an Eastern … more
The Wilson Tobs posted their biggest win in the brief history of the summer collegiate baseball Coastal Plain League with a 7-3 upset of the league-leading Durham Braves. Adding to the … more
GREENSBORO — Sophomore Nadir Thompson and senior Jaquay Mitchell ended a 15-year drought for the Southern Nash High boys track and field program as each won championships at the North Carolina … more
Varsity football head coach Bill Williamson added the position of athletic coordinator to his duties at Hunt High. Williamson, a 1971 Rock Ridge High graduate, had been the Warriors varsity … more
Legion juniors regional tourney opens From the Wednesday, Aug. 14, 1940, edition of The Wilson Daily Times The American Legion junior baseball regional tournament was set to be played in Wilson … more
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Behind a five-hitter by starting pitcher Earl Boykin, East Carolina moved into the championship game of the NAIA college baseball tournament. The Pirates stayed unbeaten … more
The Wilson American Legion junior baseball team, which suffered its first loss after two wins to open the season, was attempting to get back on track with a game against Smithfield-Selma and … more
Wilson’s hope of ending its American Legion baseball playoff series in four games was dashed by Greensboro Bethel starting pitcher Jim Chamberlain, who fired a four-hitter and struck out 10 in … more
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