May 08, 2019

Tuesday marked the start of the spring sports postseason for many area teams across girls’ soccer, softball and baseball. Boys’ tennis played the second round of the dual team playoffs, and is gearing up for the singles and doubles championships this weekend.

Elsewhere, track and field…

Nash Central baseball to host first-round playoff game

May 06, 2019

The Nash Central baseball team learned of its reward for securing a win in a tiebreaker game for first place in the Eastern Plains Conference when the NCHSAA on Monday released its playoff brackets.

The Bulldogs earned the No. 6 seed in the Class 2-A East, and will open the 2019 playoffs against a…

Bat Men: RMA offense awakens in rout of Rocky Mount High

April 23, 2019

WILSON — Colin Legaj figured it out early in Tuesday’s game against Rocky Mount High. From his spot behind the plate, the sound of Legaj’s mitt popping confirmed that Will Stewart’s arm was lively.

It was clear that the fastball coming from the right-hander’s arm was…

Gryphons tennis duo advances to championship match

April 16, 2019

Rocky Mount High tennis player Sam Phillips was looking forward to playing doubles again with his friend Landon Norwood.

“We were last doubles partners in eighth grade but we’ve always been on the same team,” Phillips said after a match on March 26. “And in the offseason we…