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.
East Carolina was voted to finish first Wednesday in the Conference USA East Division by the league’s 14 head coaches.
Southern Vance's annual preseason football jamboree will be held Aug. 10 and will feature eight teams this year.
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.
Northern Vance and Warren County will meet this season in football for the first time since 2010.
Four Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth all-star teams begin Eastern N.C. State Tournament play Tuesday at Washington’s Susie Gray McConnell Sports Complex.
The ACC tied the PAC-12 for most players selected in Thursday's NBA Draft with seven.
After Wednesday's play, the U.S. Open Cup semifinals will consist only of Major League Soccer teams.
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.
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.