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Jun 4, 2016

4A Softball Championship Game 1 Recap: West Forsyth plates 3 in the sixth to down Cape Fear 3-0

RALEIGH, N.C. – One big inning, that was the difference between a chance to clinch a State Championship during game two or facing elimination, as West Forsyth got all of their runs in the top of the sixth to down Cape Fear 3-0 in game one of the 4A Softball State Championship series.

Jun 4, 2016

3A Softball Championship Recap: Enka completes sweep of C.B. Aycock with a 5-3 win on walk-off homer by Harris

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Trailing 3-2 in the bottom of the seventh with two on and one out, Enka senior first baseman Addison Harris stepped into the box and drove the ball out of the park, lifting the Sugar Jets to a 5-3 win in game two of the 3A Softball State Championship series. The walk-off home run also delivered a series sweep and back-to-back State Championships for Enka. Harris was named the series M.V.P. for her heroics.

Jun 4, 2016

1A Softball State Championship Game 2 Recap: Princeton rebounds in game two with an 8-1 win over North Stanly to force game 3

RALEIGH, N.C. – With their backs against the wall in game two, the Princeton Bulldogs came out swinging against North Stanly pounding out 11 hits and 8 runs on their way to an 8-1 victory over North Stanly forcing a decisive game three in the 1A Softball State Championship series.

Jun 4, 2016

Late Comeback in game 2 wins 4A State Championship for North Davidson

By: Evan Moesta

North Davidson completed a two game series sweep of Green Hope High School in the NCHSAA 4A Baseball State Championship at Five County Stadium in Zebulon, NC. Down 2-0 heading to their final at-bat in the top of the seventh inning, the Black Knights scored five unearned runs to clinch the 5-2 victory.

Jun 4, 2016

3A Baseball Championship Game 2 Recap – Marvin Ridge slugs way to 10-0 win & forces game 3

Jun 4, 2016

2A Softball Championship Game 2 Recap: West Lincoln blanks South Granville 4-0 to force decisive game 3

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Cassidy Wise spun a complete game three-hitter shutting out South Granville to force a decisive game three in the 2A Softball State Championship Series with a 4-0 win. Wise was nearly flawless in the circle, allowing only three hits while striking out four batters on the afternoon. The Vikings never had a runner advance past second base.

Jun 4, 2016

1A Softball Championship Game 1 Recap: North Stanly slides past Princeton 3-2

Raleigh, N.C. – In a game that was tight the whole way, North Stanly got a pair of doubles from Sam Hogan, one in the first inning and another in the third, to push past Princeton 3-2. Hogan was 2 for 3 on the day and scored two of the Comets three runs. She also pitched seven innings only allowing five hits and two runs on her way to the win that puts North Stanly in a position to close out the best of three series in Game 2 Saturday at 11:00 a.m.

Jun 4, 2016

3A Baseball Championship Game 1 Recap: Topsail shakes off rough first inning for 6-3 win over Marvin Ridge

Jun 4, 2016

Long’s walk-off single propels Cherryville past Whiteville 5-4

By: Evan Moesta

Despite a stellar performance on the mound from Whiteville High School left-hander MacKenzie Gore, Cherryville High School was able to win a rain-flled first game of the 1A Baseball State Championship Series. The Ironmen managed to weather a late game storm from the clouds, and the Wolfpack to win in walk-off fashion on Friday night at Five County Stadium.

Jun 4, 2016

3A Softball Championship Game 1: Enka scores 4 in seventh to take 8-6 win over C.B. Aycock

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Enka battled back from a two-run deficit after the first inning to take game one of the NCHSAA 3A Softball Championship over C.B. Aycock 8-6. The Sugar Jets answered the Falcons two runs in the bottom of the first, with a pair of their own in the second. Addison Harris followed that up in the top of the third with a two-run homer to make it 4-2.

Jun 4, 2016

2A Softball Championship: South Granville holds off West Lincoln 5-4

Jun 3, 2016

4A Baseball Championship: North Davidson takes game one from Green Hope 6-0​

By: Evan Moesta

Left-handed pitcher, Cole Beeker threw a complete game shutout for North Davidson High School in Game One of the 2016 NCHSAA 4A State Baseball Championship Series. The Black Knight offense backed their southpaw with runs in four of the six innings that they were at the plate for a 6-0 victory at Five County Stadium over Green Hope High School on Friday evening

Jun 3, 2016

Cherryville Baseball takes time to cheer on local students before E.O.G. Testing

Jun 3, 2016

Photo courtesy Earl Vaughan, Jr. of the Fayetteville Observer

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – NCHSAA Hall of Famer and long-time Cape Fear High School softball coach Doris Howard made a rare trip out to the softball field this weekend to support the Cape Fear Colts in game three of their Eastern Regional Finals series against D.H. Conley on Saturday.

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