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Baseball: Post 11 Holds Off Kinston Post 43 (PHOTO GALLERY)

Baseball: Post 11 Holds Off Kinston Post 43 (PHOTO GALLERY)

In a game that lasted almost three and half hours and saw a combined 33 hits, Wayne County Post 11 prevailed against Kinston Post 43 with a 17-11 victory on Friday night at Scarborough Field. With the win, Post 11 has now won four games in a row since dropping its season-opener against Lexington Post…read more »

Baseball: Wayne County Dominates Hamlet Post 49 (PHOTO GALLERY)

Baseball: Wayne County Dominates Hamlet Post 49 (PHOTO GALLERY)

After Wayne County Post 11 won 13-2 against Hamlet Post 49 on Wednesday at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Post 11 traveled to Hamlet Memorial Park for another matchup against Post 49 on Friday. And once again, Post 11 dominated Hamlet Post 49. Will Albert had four RBIs, and Wayne County cranked out…read more »

Baseball: Goldsboro Comes Back To Defeat Spring Creek (PHOTO GALLERY)

Baseball: Goldsboro Comes Back To Defeat Spring Creek (PHOTO GALLERY)

In a game that lasted only five innings because of heavy rain, Goldsboro came back to defeat Spring Creek 9-6 on Tuesday. “It was a great team effort, and they didn’t give up,” Goldsboro head coach Danny Merritt said. “All the way through the lineup, we kept making things happen.” Spring Creek took an early…read more »

Football: Princeton held scoreless in second half, eliminated from 1AA playoffs

Football: Princeton held scoreless in second half, eliminated from 1AA playoffs

Written by Laieke Abebe    An excellent season from Princeton came to an abrupt end on Friday evening. Despite leading at halftime, the fifth-seeded Bulldogs bowed out of the 1-AA state playoffs in 39-28 road loss to fourth seed John A. Holmes.  “I thought we made good adjustments throughout the second half,” Princeton head coach…read more »

Football: Rosewood Shuts Out North Duplin (PHOTO GALLERY)

Football: Rosewood Shuts Out North Duplin (PHOTO GALLERY)

It was over in a hurry. Rosewood, led by the hashmark-collecting prowess of senior running back Avante George, started quickly on Friday versus North Duplin, scoring 27 points in the first half. The Eagles would go on to defeat the Rebels 47-0 on Friday evening. “I saw a fast start, and that’s what we wanted,”…read more »

Football: C.B. Aycock Drops Game Against D.H. Conley (PHOTO GALLERY)

Football: C.B. Aycock Drops Game Against D.H. Conley (PHOTO GALLERY)

Down 29-7 late in the second quarter, C.B. Aycock had a textbook 58-yard drive that ended with Ethan Brock throwing a seven-yard touchdown pass to Harrison Hansen. The touchdown closed the gap to 29-13 with a minute left until halftime. However, D.H. Conley’s offense was just as good. The Vikings responded with 21 unanswered points…read more »

Baseball: WCDS Takes Care Of Southeastern Homeschool (PHOTO GALLERY)

Baseball: WCDS Takes Care Of Southeastern Homeschool (PHOTO GALLERY)

Scoring more than 10 runs a game has become the norm for Wayne Country Day this season. Heading into their game against Southeastern Homeschool on Friday, the Chargers had scored at least 10 runs four times. And against Southeastern, the Chargers’ bats remained hot as they defeated Southeastern 14-1 in five innings. “These guys are…read more »

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