July 27, 2016

Rocky Mount resident Kenny Dickerson will have another up-close view of how sports brings together people of different cultures

Dickerson will head to Spain this weekend where he will be an assistant coach at the European Softball Federation Junior Championships in Santboiana, Spain.

Dickerson will…

ACC gets new look with arrival of 4 new coaches for 2016

July 26, 2016

CHARLOTTE — The Atlantic Coast Conference’s four new coaches find very different challenges ahead for the 2016 season.

Miami’s Mark Richt is charged with helping a program leap into the league’s upper echelon, while Virginia Tech’s Justin Fuente must reverse the slide…

Johnson named interim head baseball coach at Lander

July 26, 2016

Britt Johnson, a former Nash Central High School assistant coach and Rocky Mount alumnus, was named the interim head baseball coach at Lander University (S.C.) on Monday.

Johnson served the last six seasons as an assistant coach with the Bearcats. He’s acted as recruiting coordinator since…

Rocky Mount High LB Sherrod Greene commits to South Carolina

July 24, 2016

Sherrod Greene had no intention of making a commitment when he walked onto South Carolina’s campus this weekend.

He left there Sunday as the latest member of the Gamecocks’ 2017 recruiting class.

The Rocky Mount High linebacker offered his verbal commitment to South Carolina on Sunday…