We had the sports camera out and about on Tuesday in order to showcase three games from the Mideastern Conference. Check out our game action of New Hanover-South Brunswick baseball, Hoggard-Ashley baseball and Topsail-Laney softball.
In 1994 fastpitch softball became the standard thanks to a Wilmington couple who made it their mission to make a difference by eliminating the slow lofty pitch. In fact Judy and Buck O'Shields were both recently inducted into the NC Softball Hall of Fame.
The Burgaw Belles traveled all the way to Louisiana in order to compete against a slew of state champion softball teams. In the finals the girls from Burgaw had to face Louisiana. As it turns out Burgaw won 12-7 on Thursday afternoon to capture the Dixie Belles World Series title.