June 22, 2018

Northern Nash on Thursday announced the hiring of a new volleyball coach.

The Knights hired Stephanie Hardison to take over the program, filling a position vacated by former athletic director Patricia Haggerty who stepped down after this past season.

Hardison was a natural fit as she has an…

Hornets land 'versatile' Bridges after trade with Clippers

June 22, 2018

CHARLOTTE — Miles Bridges’ versatility is ultimately what sold Hornets general manager Mitch Kupchak on drafting him in the first round.

The Hornets wound up with the Michigan State wingman in the first round of the NBA draft after trading down one spot with the Los Angeles Clippers.…

After eye-catching first half, McDowell gets Double-A call

June 21, 2018

ZEBULON — Catcher Max McDowell became a mini Twitter phenomenon this season as a member of the Carolina Mudcats. He gained recognition throughout the corner niches of minor league baseball as a defensive plus with an impressive pop time.

And yet, Carolina League base runners kept daring him.…

With Diplan's Mudcats exit, three players on MLB rosters remain in Carolina League

June 21, 2018

ZEBULON — The Carolina League was idle for one final day on Wednesday before the league’s transition into the second half of the season today. And with Tuesday’s All-Star Game at Five County Stadium in the rearview, the Mudcats have shuffled their roster ahead of the final…