Fred Lynch was inducted into the Laney Athletics Hall of Fame on January 4, 2013. (Photo John Rendleman/WWAY)
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Laney’s Fred Lynch receives Charlie Adams Distinguished Service Award

The NCHSAA recognized Laney director of athletics Fred Lynch for his longevity on Tuesday.
Topsail players react unfavorably to a Marvin Ridge home run on June 4, 2016. Photo John Rendleman/WWAY
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Topsail Pirates can’t nail down 3-A baseball title; state runner-ups

The Topsail Pirates only needed to win once on Saturday to win the 3-A state championship, but the Pirates ended up losing twice to Marvin Ridge.
Whiteville baseball players uncomfortably pose with the state runner-up plaque on June 4, 2016 Photo John Rendleman/WWAY
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Whiteville gets swept in 1-A state championship series; state runner-up

Whiteville gave it a great effort in the 1-A state championship series, but the Wolfpack got swept by Cherryvile in Zebulon.
He's safe! Topsail takes game one of the 3-A baseball state title series on June 3, 2016. Photo Alex Riley StarNews
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Topsail wins game one of baseball state title series

Topsail High School is just one victory away from the 2016 3-A baseball state championship.
The Whiteville baseball team poses for a team photo on May 31, 2016. Photo John Rendleman/WWAY
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Whiteville High has to win twice on Saturday to secure 1-A state baseball title

The two-time defending 1-A state champions are in a bit of a hole. Whiteville lost game one of their best of three state championship against Cherryville on Friday night.
Dillon Lawson pitched a complete game against East Carteret on May 27, 2016. Photo WCTI
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Can Whiteville baseball win state title this weekend for the third year in a row?

Whiteville has a rich tradition when it comes to baseball. They hope that rich tradition gets even richer this weekend in the 1-A state championship series.
Payton Rice prepares to pitch in Hampstead against Triton on May 18, 2016 (Photo John Rendleman/WWAY)
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Topsail Pirates win 3-A east baseball championship

For the second time in the last three years Topsail is the 3-A east champion in high school baseball.
Payton Rice prepares to pitch in Hampstead against Triton on May 18, 2016 (Photo John Rendleman/WWAY)
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What local teams are left in the baseball, soccer and softball state playoffs?

We have the schedule of play for the local high school teams that remain in the hunt for a state championship in baseball, soccer and softball.
Trask sprinter Desire Brown was named MVP of the 1-A state championship meet on May 20, 2016. Photo Bill Mercier
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Trask’s Desire Brown named MVP of 1-A state championship track meet

Trask sprinter Desire Brown won two individual events at the 1-A state championship meet on Friday in Greensboro.
Ramello Williams and the New Hanover Wildcats try to clamp down against Sanderson on Feb. 23, 2016. (Photo: John Rendleman/WWAY)
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First round recap for high school basketball state playoffs

The first round of the high school basketball state playoffs proved to be monumental for a handful of local basketball teams. Unfortunately some local squads saw their state title dreams come to an end on the first night of the playoffs