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…

Shifting into gear: Faith Christian blasts Northern Nash, eyes postseason

April 22, 2019

During the school year a student can expect to see the inside of a classroom on a Monday morning. Yet spring break allows for some fresh air, early first pitches, and even earlier swings in the cage.

The Faith Christian baseball team, ahead of its second game in the Golden Leaf baseball tournament,…

Roberson signs with Hampden-Sydney tennis, 7th RMA senior to sign commitment

April 18, 2019

Tennis was one of the few sports that connected with Chuck Roberson. And for the past four years he has been chasing a goal of playing the sport in college.

The Rocky Mount Academy senior signed on Thursday to play for Hampden-Sydney College next season. Currently battling a high ankle sprain and…

Gryphons' Phillips, Norwood win doubles championship

April 17, 2019

Sam Phillips and Landon Norwood didn’t lose a match when they played doubles together throughout the regular season.

The partners from Rocky Mount High haven’t lost yet in the postseason, either.

Phillips and Norwood defeated Wilson Fike’s Max Fogleman and Marty Madar in the…