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In the midst of an abbreviated sixth season as the head varsity softball coach at Fike High and beforehand as an assistant, Josh Jenkins has seen a few faces cycle through the outfield of the Lady … more
Seniors Bria Griffith of Hunt and Keishon Porter of SouthWest Edgecombe lead a contingent of eight players from The Wilson Times readership area to earn All-District 3 acclaim from the North Carolina … more
Chris Meyers, Jared Carr, Hunter Gore, J.T. Stone, Reese Farmer, Chase Wullenweber and Coleman Sawyer — call them the “Lucky Seven” They have been so dubbed because they are the … more
The chance for high school sports to return this spring in North Carolina took another hit Monday when Gov. Roy Cooper issued an executive order closing all public schools in the state through May 15 … more
In the days since the COVID-19 pandemic sidelined the sports world, Babe Allen’s phone has been blowing up with text messages. On March 13, the North Carolina High School Athletic … more
Debra Pegram knew Makayla Everette was going to be a special player the first time the Beddingfield High varsity girls basketball coach met her future star at a summer basketball camp about seven … more
While professional sports leagues and the NCAA will count financial losses in the hundreds of millions of dollars because of the shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, the squeeze felt by … more
As far as days on the sports field go, last Thursday wasn’t a good one in Wilson County. Mere minutes after the North Carolina High School Athletic Association released its decision to … more
PINETOPS — Like just about any high school athlete preparing to make the jump to the next level, the spring and summer was shaping up to a busy period of preparation for SouthWest Edgecombe … more
Amidst the upheaval of the sports calendar due to COVID-19 concerns, the prospect of holding the 2020 Golden Leaf Invitational high school baseball tournament hasn’t been ruled out just yet. … more
Tyson Bass wasn’t hearing any of it. His Hunt High varsity baseball team had just finished up an 11-1 win over Bunn in five innings Friday night at Fleming Stadium, mere hours before the … more
Sports editor Paul Durham good naturedly (at least, that was my impression) chided me last Friday night upon wrapping up my detailed account of the day’s earlier classic — the Fike High … more
With both varsity girls soccer teams set to play this weekend in The Brittany XVI, which was canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak, Hunt and West Johnston convened Friday at Hunt for one last game … more
The Fike High varsity baseball team scrapped to an emotion-charged 4-2 victory on the Gilbert Ferrell Field diamond  Friday evening in the kind of game that stirrs fans to come back for … more
If Senior Day came early for the Hunt High varsity baseball team, then the Warriors saved some of their best baseball for a premature ending Friday night at Fleming Stadium. Entering play against … more
The news of suspensions and cancellations in the sports world hit like mortars, each one destroying months of planning and organization, on Wednesday and Thursday, leaving little time to digest the … more
ROCKY MOUNT — With a shutdown of all sports imminent due to the threat of an outbreak of the coronavirus, varsity girls soccer teams from Nash Central and Southern Nash moved their scheduled … more
Following the lead from professional and collegiate sports leagues, the fallout from COVID-19 reached the high school and local levels Thursday afternoon. On a day where the NCAA announced it … more
The host Wilson Christian Academy varsity girls soccer team needed less than 32 minutes to bombard the Greenville Christian Academy net for nine goals in claiming a 9-0 North Carolina Christian … more
Bonner pair caps Lake Wilson victory ROCKY MOUNT — The Lake Wilson Tennis Club’s Aidan Bonner-Cian Bonner landed an opportunity to play their first match and responded with an 8-4 win … more
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