Sports Editor's blog

Jul. 23, 2013 @ 09:26 PM

East all-stars score sweep in Greensboro

Person’s Tyrone Outlaw claimed MVP honors as his East team defeated the West 107-84 in Monday’s annual N.C. High School Athletic Association boys basketball all-star game in Greensboro.

Jul. 18, 2013 @ 09:58 PM

East Carolina tabbed as East Division favorites

East Carolina was voted to finish first Wednesday in the Conference USA East Division by the league’s 14 head coaches.

Jul. 16, 2013 @ 09:43 PM

Southern Vance jamboree to feature eight schools

Southern Vance's annual preseason football jamboree will be held Aug. 10 and will feature eight teams this year.

Jul. 06, 2013 @ 05:00 PM

Optimist Bowl moving to Week 4

With Southern Vance's drop to the N.C. High School Athletic Association 2-A Conference, the annual Optimist Bowl rivalry will be played in Week 4 this season rather than in the final week.

Jul. 05, 2013 @ 07:30 PM

Northern, Warren County to renew gridiron rivalry

Northern Vance and Warren County will meet this season in football for the first time since 2010.

Jul. 03, 2013 @ 10:08 PM

Babe Ruth softball all-star glance

Four Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth all-star teams begin Eastern N.C. State Tournament play Tuesday at Washington’s Susie Gray McConnell Sports Complex.


Jun. 28, 2013 @ 06:33 PM

Seven ACC players selected in NBA Draft

The ACC tied the PAC-12 for most players selected in Thursday's NBA Draft with seven.

Jun. 28, 2013 @ 06:35 PM

Lower-tier teams bow out of Open Cup

After Wednesday's play, the U.S. Open Cup semifinals will consist only of Major League Soccer teams.

Jun. 20, 2013 @ 06:53 PM

RailHawks can host U.S. Open Cup semifinal

The Carolina RailHawks will host the semifinals of the U.S. Open Cup should the NASL side take down Real Salt Lake at Rio Tinto Stadium Wednesday.

Jun. 18, 2013 @ 04:25 PM

Report: ECU to visit Cameron Indoor Stadium

The East Carolina men's basketball team will play at Duke in the NIT Season Tip-Off in November, according to a report from the Virginian-Pilot on Friday.