May 05, 2016

Conference rematches have become a common occurrence in the early rounds of the state playoffs in North Carolina, so the NCHSAA moved this week at its spring board of directors meeting in Chapel Hill to try a one-year test run of an alternate playoffs seeding system.

The test run will...

Rocky Mount High sweeps Big East track titles

May 04, 2016

As Nash Central coach Kyle Bain read off the team scores, Rocky Mount High’s track and field squads squatted in anticipation.

When Bain announced the Gryphons had won the girls competition, the Gryphons huddle erupted in cheers. The process was repeated for the boys’ results...

Weather forces alteration to Big East schedule

May 03, 2016

The threat of inclement weather throughout the week forced the cancellation of the Big East tournaments this week.

The only games that will be played this week will be the ones required for playoffs seeding purposes.

The conference championship track meet was also moved up to noon...

Shrock hits walk-off home run to lift Bulldogs past Golden Demons

May 03, 2016

Noah Shrock strode to the plate knowing it was going to be his last at-bat at Nash Central’s baseball stadium.

The senior originally thought his last at-bat was going to be a pop fly against Northern Nash on April 21, but when the Bulldogs earned the right to host a Big East...