April 29, 2017

BAILEY — Todd Brewer couldn’t fight off his excitement.

Standing just off third base in foul territory on Friday, the Southern Nash coach watched his players work on the field and eat cupcakes simultaneously. 

It didn’t matter that the Firebirds (13-9, 5-5 Big East) had…

Nashville native Fluno growing into a solid prospect

April 29, 2017

Caleb Fluno started feeling comfortable with his baseball team near the end of last season.

The 6-foot-4 third basemen, then a freshman at the varsity level, found some late-season success with his bat. 

“Some of the older guys liked that a lot,” Fluno said while chuckling.…

Gryphons, Harrison mow down Northern Nash

April 28, 2017

David Harrison was back to a familiar routine. And pitching on full rest, the Rocky Mount High left-hander had no trouble working through the Northern Nash lineup on Thursday.

The Gryphons senior mowed down the Knights, allowing one hit and striking out 12 in a complete-game 7-0 win on Thursday.…

Nadir Thompson decommits from N.C. State

April 26, 2017

On Saturday, Southern Nash junior Nadir Thompson decommitted from N.C. State. 

The Firebirds defensive back/wide receiver tweeted out the announcement after nearly a year faithful to the Wolfpack.

No longer committed to North Carolina State University! I've made the best decision for my self!…