April 23, 2018

SAN ANTONIO — Andrew Landry won the Valero Texas Open on Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory, pulling away with early birdies and holding on with par saves.

The 30-year-old Texan, busy at home in Austin with the recent birth of the family’s first child, parred the final seven holes…

MUDCATS NOTEBOOK: Carolina's Diplan turns in best line of the year

April 21, 2018

A sharply hit ground ball up the middle was no problem for Carolina Mudcats shortstop Luis Aviles Jr., who was perfectly shaded toward second base for the left-handed hitting Ronnie Dawson of the Buies Creek Astros.

Aviles Jr. made the play, ending a fifth inning on Saturday that was one bad break…

No superstitions, just adjustments for slumping Hiura

April 21, 2018

ZEBULON — A double off of Shohei Ohtani on March 2 in a spring training “B game.”

An 0-for-7 two-night output in Zebulon on April 20 and 21.

All in a two-month’s stretch of work for a rising but slumping prospect.

A bright future and a spot on the Milwaukee Brewers’…

Boys' rosters finalized for Tri-Counties All-Star Basketball Game

April 21, 2018

The boys’ roster for the inaugural Tri-Counties All-Star Basketball Games has been solidified.

Top seniors from Nash, Wilson and Edgecombe Counties include 2017-18 Telegram All-Area Player of the Year Kalil Baker of Rocky Mount Prep and former Rocky Mount Academy standout Elijah McCadden in…