Quick Hits

Thursday, June 30

Mark Packer and Wes Durham will do their final morning show on the ACC Network on Friday. ... Former coach Roy Williams and ex-player Larry Miller of UNC are among those to be inducted into the National Basketball Hall of Fame in November. ... Houston catcher Jason...

Wednesday, June 29

Senior offensive lineman Austin Blake of Campbell has received the Wilma Rudolph Achievement Award after battling Guillain-Barre Syndrome. ... Cliff Godwin of East Carolina has been named to the coaching staff of the Collegiate National baseball team. He will serve as...

Triton

Hayden Pope headed to Methodist

Hayden Pope headed to Methodist

Right-handed pitcher Hayden Pope of Triton signed to play baseball at Methodist on Tuesday at a ceremony in the school media center. Pope was 7-3 as a senior with a 3.20 earned run average as the Hawks went 18-8. Pope had 69 strikeouts in 50 and one-third innings....

Wendy Simmons announces retirement at awards gathering

Wendy Simmons announces retirement at awards gathering

Triton athletic director and volleyball coach Wendy Simmons announced her retirement as Triton held its athletic awards banquet on Thursday night. Simmons has been at Triton for 27 years. Her volleyball teams established a tradition of dominance in conference play,...

Midway

Raiders bounce back to top depleted Triton, 6-2, in softball

Raiders bounce back to top depleted Triton, 6-2, in softball

Midway’s varsity softball team bounced back from being edged in extra innings at South Johnston on Tuesday night by taking a 6-2 win over visiting rival Triton on Friday night. “They played well tonight,” said Midway coach Susan Clark. “Still didn’t hit as well as I...

East Bladen takes two at Midway

East Bladen takes two at Midway

Midway was swept in its Southeastern Athletic 2-A Conference varsity basketball games with visiting East Bladen on Tuesday night. The Raider boys were edged, 57-56, after the Lady Eagles were 46-41 winners. Davis Williams had 29 points with eight 3-pointers as the...

Results / Schedule

Saturday, May 14
College Baseball
High Point 11, Campbell 10

Sunday, May 15
College Baseball
Campbell 16, High Point 1

Monday, May 16
High School Girls Soccer
Midway at North Johnston, 6 p.m. (ppd.)
Orange 5, Harnett Central 3

Tuesday, May 17
College Baseball
East Carolina 7, Campbell 6
High School Girls Soccer
North Johnston 1, Midway 0
High School Softball
Harnett Central 3, S. Johnston 2
Cape Fear Christian 3, Lawrence 0

Thursday, May 19
College Baseball
Campbell 12, Radford 4

Friday, May 20
College Baseball
Campbell 14, Radford 7
High School Softball
Cape Fear Colts 10, Central 0
CFCA 10, Pungo 3

Saturday, May 21
College Baseball
Radford at Campbell (canceled)
High School Softball
Pungo 6, CFCA 5
CFCA 7, Pungo 6
(CFCA wins NCISAA 1-A tournament)

Thursday, May 26
College Baseball
Big South Conference Tournament
Truist Point, High Point
Charleston Southern 7, Campbell 6

Friday, May 27
College Baseball
Big South Conference Tournament
Truist Point, High Point
Campbell 4, Gardner-Webb 3
Campbell 11, USC Upstate 8

Saturday, May 28
College Baseball
Big South Conference Tournament
Truist Point, High Point
Campbell 10, Charleston Southern 6
Campbell 3, Charleston Southern 2
(Campbell wins championship)

Friday, June 3
College Baseball
NCAA Tournament
Knoxville, Tennessee

Campbell 15, Georgia Tech 8

Saturday, June 4
College Baseball
NCAA Tournament
Knoxville, Tennessee
Tennessee 12, Campbell 7

Sunday, June 5
College Baseball
NCAA Tournament
Knoxville, Tennessee
Georgia Tech 16, Campbell 5

Friday, August 19
High School Football
Harnett Central at West Johnston, 7 p.m.
Hobbton at Midway, 7 p.m.,
Jordan at Triton, 7 p.m.
South View at Overhills, 7 p.m.
W. Harnett at S. Johnston, 7 p.m.

 

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Cape Fear
Christian Academy

CFCA takes game one in championship softball series

CFCA takes game one in championship softball series

Cape Fear Christian Academy's varsity softball team defeated visiting Pungo Christian, 10-3, on Friday in the first game of a best-of-three series for the NCISAA 1-A championship. The hosts went ahead to stay with four runs in the bottom of the first after the Raiders...

CFCA softball shuts out Lawrence to reach state final series

CFCA softball shuts out Lawrence to reach state final series

Cape Fear Christian Academy's varsity softball team reached the NCISAA 1-A championship series with a 3-0 win over visiting Lawrence on Tuesday. The top-seeded Eagles (17-4) will host Wednesday's Halifax-Pungo winner in a best-of-three for the state title on Friday...

Central

Central softball wins third-round matchup with South in eight innings

Central softball wins third-round matchup with South in eight innings

No. 7 Harnett Central scored an upset on the road against No. 2 South Johnston with a 3-2 win in eight innings on a base hit from junior Ashley Bliven that drove in sophomore Savannah Bain in the third round of the NCHSAA 3-A state softball playoffs on Tuesday night....

Harnett Central wins AAC softball tournament

Harnett Central wins AAC softball tournament

Western Harnett rallied to tie the score in the top of the seventh inning, but top-seeded Harnett Central won 7-6 on a walk off base hit from sophomore Ella Mangum that drove in freshman Lauren Faulkner in the bottom of the seventh in the championship game of the All...

South

South shuts out Triton in softball as Byrd fans 13

South shuts out Triton in softball as Byrd fans 13

South Johnston’s varsity softball team took a 5-0 shutout win at rival Triton on Thursday. “It was a good team effort,” said South Johnston coach Ashley Ennis. “Kennedy (Byrd) did an outstanding job in the circle. She had 13 strikeouts and kept them on their toes. And...

Visiting Hunt sweeps Trojans

Visiting Hunt sweeps Trojans

South Johnston was swept in varsity girls and boys basketball games by visiting Quad County 3-A Conference opponent Hunt on Friday night. Turnovers were costly for South Johnston as the Trojans fell, 52-31, in the girls game. “With 30 turnovers, you can’t expect to...

News & Features

Erwin starts baseball, softball

Erwin starts baseball, softball

The Erwin Parks and Recreation Department had opening night for its baseball and softball seasons on Monday. The Erwin fields have undergone significant renovation. In 12-and-under baseball games on Field One, Erwin No. 1 beat the Angier Bombs, 7-0, and Erwin No. 2...

Campbell softball falls to UNC, 3-0

Campbell softball falls to UNC, 3-0

BUIES CREEK — Campbell fell to North Carolina 3-0 in front of the largest crowd ever recorded at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium on Wednesday night. Campbell dropped to 22-14 overall while the Tar Heels improved to 21-20. A record crowd of 634 fans were on hand, the most...

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