May 30, 2019
Southern Nash is hosting a youth basketball camp this summer.
The camp will be held across two days, June 17-18, and will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The camp is open to those entering fourth through eighth grades. Campers will receive instruction from current Southern Nash high school basketball…
May 29, 2019
Moe Deloach is staying busy.
The 2005 Northern Nash graduate and current professional basketball player is gearing up to host a basketball camp in Rocky Mount for the ninth consecutive year. Deloach just finished his most recent season playing point guard for a team in Romania, and is back in town.…
May 28, 2019
Northern Nash will host a girls’ basketball camp this summer.
The program is for those heading into fourth grade through 12th grade, and is $25.
The three-day camp will be held from 5:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., from June 3-5. Those attending will receive a free T-shirt. The camp will provide…
May 23, 2019
Two more local athletes have signed to play basketball at the next level beginning next season.
Nash Central senior Chris High signed on Thursday with Wake Tech Community College to play basketball. Elsewhere, Rocky Mount Prep senior Samuel Benton agreed to play for Central Pointe Christian, a post-…
May 22, 2019
Rocky Mount Academy had 20 athletes named to All-State teams this school year.
The Eagles had a successful sports season in 2018-19 that included two state championships. The girls’ tennis team won a state championship in the fall, while the baseball team just won a state title over the…
May 21, 2019
Terence Booth Jr. wanted a shirt from the state track meet.
Not just any shirt, but the pink one. The one that wasn’t for sale.
“I wanted the shirt that money can’t buy,” the Rocky Mount Prep junior said. “You can’t buy it, you have to win it. They only give it…
May 20, 2019
Tarboro junior Kimani McDaniels was named the Most Outstanding Athlete at this past weekend’s NCHSAA Class 1-A state track and field meet.
McDaniels won a pair of individual events, finishing first in the 100- and 200-meter dashes. McDaniels finished the 100 in 10.88 seconds, and completed…
May 20, 2019
SouthWest Edgecombe honored a pair of former basketball standouts at its athletic banquet on Monday.
Former Cougars players Dominique Hudson and Monique Hudson were inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame at a ceremony in the SWE cafeteria. The two were on SWE’s girls’ basketball…
May 18, 2019
The Rocky Mount Academy softball team suffered its second loss in as many days as its season came to an end on Saturday in the semifinals of the NCISAA 2-A playoffs.
The Eagles lost, 3-0, to Halifax Academy.
The teams were playing for a berth in the state championship game against Freedom Christian…
May 18, 2019
Before the final game of the season began, Rocky Mount Academy baseball coach Cameron Ramsey envisioned himself having to get creative with what was left of his team’s available pitching arms.
It turns out that the puzzle came together without much issue.
Jacob Braddy pitched six strong…