April 25, 2018 - 45 minutes ago

Keston Hiura entered Wednesday’s game against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans an uncharacteristic .180 at the plate.

In his first four at-bats, he walked, got thrown out stealing, grounded out, popped out and hit a towering fly ball to right-center that was caught by D.J. Wilson, robbing him of an…

Slow and steady the approach for oft-injured Kirby

April 25, 2018

ZEBULON — A prolific ACC pitcher and a former first round draft pick was happy, excited, thankful and encouraged on Wednesday afternoon to throw 44 pitches over 2 ⅔ innings.

Nathan Kirby, who sports a gloomy “Did Not Play” under his 2017 season on Carolina’s roster, danced…

Believe it! 76ers roll with Meek Mill past Heat in Game 5

April 25, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons shined again in front of rapper Meek Mill, and the dominant duo ushered the nightmares-into-dreams Process of the Philadelphia 76ers into the second round with a 104-91 win over the Miami Heat on Tuesday night.

The 76ers, winners of 10 games just two…

Tarboro's Lewis remains steady as he awaits NFL Draft

April 24, 2018

Tyquan Lewis has done everything possible to make himself ready for the NFL Draft.

The 2013 graduate of Tarboro High has been stretched, measured, timed, questioned and maybe even internet stalked by NFL general managers, scouts and coaches.

There is nothing else Lewis can do as the Ohio State…