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Softball: Wayne County Finishes Season As State Runners-up (PHOTO GALLERY)

Softball: Wayne County Finishes Season As State Runners-up (PHOTO GALLERY)

Wayne County Post 11’s incredible season came to an end in the N.C. American Legion Fast Pitch Softball State championship game. Post 11 won an elimination game 7-3 against Robeson Post 5 before facing off against Davidson Post 8 in the championship game. In a back-and-forth game, Wayne County fought hard, but Davidson escaped with…read more »

Softball: Wayne County Faces Off Against Davidson Post 8

Softball: Wayne County Faces Off Against Davidson Post 8

Wayne County Post 11 lost its first game of the season 8-2 against Davidson Post 8 in the N.C. American Legion Fast Pitch Softball State Tournament. However, Post 11 still has a chance to win a state championship. Wayne County will face Robeson Post 8 in a rematch at 10 a.m. tomorrow, with the winner facing Davidson in…read more »

Softball: Wayne County Storms Back Against Robeson County Post 5

Softball: Wayne County Storms Back Against Robeson County Post 5

After missing out on the N.C. American Legion Fast Pitch Softball State Tournament in 2019, Wayne County Post 11 certainly made a splash in its first game of this season’s state tournament held at Crest High School in Shelby. Down 1-0 in the third inning, Wayne County put its foot on the gas pedal and…read more »

Softball: Post 11 Advances To State Tournament For First Time

Softball: Post 11 Advances To State Tournament For First Time

Article and photos from Laieke Abebe Wayne County Post 11 softball completed their dominant run through Area 1 East play with a championship on Tuesday evening. Post 11 completed the sweep of the Area 1 East championship with an 11-2 victory over Johnston County Post 109 in Benson. After losing in the winner-take-all contest two…read more »

Softball: North Duplin Represented On All-state Softball Team

Softball: North Duplin Represented On All-state Softball Team

Several North Duplin softball players were recently named to the 2021 North Carolina All-State softball team by the N.C. Softball Coaches Association. All-state players are nominated by their coaches and then voted on by coaches across the state. The Rebels’ Skylar Craig, Riley Hatch, Logan Taylor Jones, Kasey Jones, Hannah Martin, Reece Outlaw and Callie Thornton…read more »

Athletes Of The Week: Charlie Montgomery

Athletes Of The Week: Charlie Montgomery

It is never easy for a student-athlete to attend multiple high schools throughout his or her athletic career. However, Eastern Wayne’s Charlie Montgomery is not only pragmatic but remarkably good-natured about it as well. Montgomery’s father is in the Air Force, and she spent her freshman season overseas living in Italy before coming to Eastern…read more »

C.B. Aycock’s Williams Chooses Pitt Community College

C.B. Aycock’s Williams Chooses Pitt Community College

On the softball diamond, Shawna Williams possesses all the skills college coaches search long and hard for. The C.B. Aycock senior helped the Golden Falcons to a 9-5 record this season. Williams had an 8-3 record inside the pitchers’ circle, a 2.15 earned run average, pitched nine complete games, and tossed 77 strikeouts. However, Williams’…read more »

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