According to reports, Jeff Compher has agreed to accept a buyout and resign as athletic director at East Carolina. … The High Point baseball team, which includes sophomore outfielder/pitcher Joseph Johnson of South Johnston plays Ohio State at 11 a.m. today and meets host Coastal, Carolina, ranked No. 21 nationally, at 4 p.m. The Panthers play the same teams Saturday. … Dunn Area Sports received its 7,000th view since Feb. 4 on Thursday. Thank you. … Triton hosts Midway in baseball, girls soccer and softball tonight. … Former Triton player Dillon Stewart was 2-for-3 with his sixth double of the season, two RBIs, two walks and two stolen bases in UNC Greensboro’s 7-5 win at Elon on Wednesday as the Spartans improved to 8-4.