August 20, 2017

Please use the slideshow below to view the list of Division I football players produced in the Twin Counties from the last 20 years. 

This project was featured in the Telegram Football Insider, the Telegram’s new high school football magazine that debuted on Friday.  …

Prep football review

August 20, 2017

Rocky Mount High missed opportunities in its season-opening loss Friday at Apex Middle Creek.

There were two occasions in the first half when the Gryphons were inside their opponents’ 20-yard line looking to score and failed to come away with points.

Those drives were crucial when a close…

Hopkins 1st full-time female baseball scout in over 50 years

August 20, 2017

SEATTLE — Nearly two years ago, Amanda Hopkins’ phone rang. It was a call she dreamt of receiving, one that broke barriers and made her a part of baseball history.

Almost immediately, her competitiveness took over.

“She put a sign up on her bedroom door saying, ‘Stay out,…

Aug. 19 Telegram Sports Podcast

August 19, 2017

Sports writers Patrick Mason and Ethan Joyce talk about the games they covered on Friday, as well as the difficulties writers face when shifting back to football-season mode.…