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Topsail High School standout and UNCW baseball signee Clark Cota will not pitch any more this season for the Pirates.
Hoggard pitcher Julian Blackburn threw a no-hitter on Monday against South Brunswick.
Tony Hudson is out as head football coach at Pender High School.
UNCW junior outfielder Zach Shields was named Colonial Athletic Association Player-of-the-Week after helping the Seahawks to an impressive 4-1 record last week, including a sweep of a red-hot Delaware squad over the weekend
West Columbus outfielder E.J. Jenkins signed with UNCW several months for college baseball, but there's a good chance he'll never see Brooks Field as a college player.
Hoggard lacrosse has been dominant all season. On Thursday the boys team at Hoggard and the girls team both wrapped up the regular season with league titles.
The Carolina Panthers selected versatile linebacker Shaq Thompson from Washington with the No. 25 overall pick in the NFL draft.
When the Pirate Nation meets you can always find a lot of people wearing purple in order to sport East Carolina pride. That was the case Thursday at the Battleship North Carolina as ECU head coach Ruffin McNeill rolled into town.