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Anna King no-hits Jack Britt to lift South Caldwell to game two win

By Kyle Morton, HighSchoolOT Producer Raleigh, N.C. — The South Caldwell Spartans, powered by a no-hitter from pitcher Anna King, took down the Jack Britt Buccaneers 3-0 to take game two of the N.C. High School Athletic Association 4A softball state championship and force a decisive game three later Saturday evening. King struck out nine, walked four, and saw two […]

Alleghany freshman allows one hit in win over Louisburg

By Jordan Hadding, HighSchoolOT Reporter Raleigh, N.C. — Alleghany shutout Louisburg 3-0 behind a stellar performance from freshman standout Kenzi Lyall to claim game one of the best-of-three series for the 1A softball state championship. The two teams started the game in a pitching duel until the top of the third when the Trojans‘ bats woke up. Haley Rife drove […]

New Hanover never trails, beats Crest in 3A baseball

Burlington, N.C. — The New Hanover Wildcats returned to the NCHSAA Baseball State Championship Series for the second consecutive year, facing a fellow returning team, the Crest Chargers, for this year’s 3A crown after both finished runners-up a year ago. In game one, it was the Wildcat bats that stole the show as New Hanover jumped out to a 5-0 […]

Seventh inning comeback lifts Jack Britt in 4A softball

By Jordan Hadding, HighSchoolOT Reporter Raleigh, N.C. — Jack Britt claimed a 3-2 win over South Caldwell scoring all three of its runs in the seventh inning to take the lead in a best-of-three series for the 4A NC High School Athletic Association softball state championship. South Caldwell scored first when the Buccaneers‘ shortstop fumbled the ball allowing a run […]

Duke, Indiana to meet in ACC-Big Ten Challlenge

Durham, N.C. — Duke welcomes Indiana to Cameron Indoor Stadium as part of the 20th annual ACC/Big Ten Challenge, ESPN announced Friday. The game is set for Tuesday, Nov. 27 with time and network designation to be announced at a later date. The Blue Devils lead the all-time series with the Hoosiers by a 6-3 margin after a 91-81 win […]

Whiteville forces game three with 8-3 win over Ledford

By Joel Bryant, HighSchoolOT Zebulon, N.C. — Whiteville avenged its 10-0 defeat last night with a 8-3 victory over Ledford in game two of the 2A baseball state championship. The Wolfpack were bolstered by a very solid performance from pitcher Brooks Baldwin. The senior ace pitched the entire game, only giving up five hits and striking out eight batters. Baldwin […]

Seniors Brianne Coleman, Megan White look to lead South Granville to state title

By Kyle Morton, HighSchoolOT Producer The South Granville Vikings currently possess a 25-0 record in softball, and are preparing to take on the Franklin Panthers in Greensboro for the 2A state championship. South Granville is no stranger to success in softball. They captured the state championship in 2015 and 2016, and made it all the way to the final last […]