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 gave it a great effort in the 1-A state championship series, but the Wolfpack got swept by Cherryvile in Zebulon.
Topsail High School is just one victory away from the 2016 3-A baseball state championship.
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.
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.
For the second time in the last three years Topsail is the 3-A east champion in high school baseball.
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 won two individual events at the 1-A state championship meet on Friday in Greensboro.
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
The high school basketball state playoffs begin on Tuesday. The pairings and brackets are now set.