June 13, 2019
East Carolina was among four college baseball teams that won their NCAA regional as a host but lost when traveling in the super regional round.
Oklahoma State, ECU, Stanford and Ole Miss were the only four teams that hosted and then traveled in consecutive weekends. They all were defeated in super…
June 05, 2019
The USA South Athletic Conference has announced a partnership with the city of Rocky Mount to host the 2020 and 2021 USA South Spring Sports Festivals.
The festival features the tournaments of seven of the conference’s spring sports. The 2020 event will take place April 23-26.
April 27, 2019
The N.C Wesleyan baseball team lost two games on Saturday during the USA South tournament.
The 10-2 loss against Greensboro was the second of two losses on Saturday which ended the tournament run for the Bishops
NCWC lost 8-0 to host LaGrane in the first game on Saturday.
Jackson Murray led NCWC…
April 27, 2019
Reid Johnston earned a no-decision in N.C. State’s 4-2 win over host Notre Dame on Saturday.
Johnston allowed one earned run, six hits and struck out five over 3 ⅔ innings. The Rocky Mount Academy product lowered his ERA to 3.99.
He was replaced in the fourth after allowing three hits, two…
April 25, 2019
The Giants ended that mini-run of D-linemen to open the draft when they took Duke quarterback Daniel Jones with the sixth overall pick in the NFL Draft.
Jones has learned under Blue Devils coach David Cutcliffe — the same man who tutored Peyton and Eli Manning.
Jones was considered an…
April 25, 2019
The N.C. Wesleyan baseball team advanced in the USA South Conference tournament with a 3-2 first-round win over Huntingdon on Thursday in LaGrange, Ga.
The Bishops (23-14) will play Covenant at 1:30 p.m. on Friday in the second round.
Nash Central grad Noah Shrock earned the save — his sixth…
April 24, 2019
The N.C. Wesleyan softball team placed four players on the USA South Conference first team, announced this week.
The conference-champions Bishops (20-13, 12-4) also had a second-team selection in catcher Kayla Molivas, and head coach John Brackett was named coach of the year. NCWC won 20 games for…
April 20, 2019
Reid Johnston earned a no-decision on Saturday in N.C. State’s 4-3 win over host Wake Forest in ACC play.
It was the first game of a doubleheader due to Friday’s Game 1 rain postponement.
Johnston, a Rocky Mount Academy grad, allowed three earned runs over 5 ⅔ innings, with five hits.…
April 19, 2019
N.C. State pitcher Reid Johnston’s start on Friday at Wake Forest was postponed due to weather, but Wake Forest won’t be able to avoid the right-hander.
The No. 7 Wolfpack will play a doubleheader at Wake Forest starting at 1 p.m. on Saturday. NCSU lost the first game of the series, 7-3,…
April 02, 2019
Tom Izzo drew up the perfect play at the perfect moment, sending Michigan State past mighty Duke for a spot in the Final Four.
The trip is always emotional, but Izzo has done it before. This will be his eighth Final Four and a chance for a second national championship.
The other three Final Four…