MOREHEAD CITY — It’s hard to believe J.J. Williams would be disappointed after scoring a career-high 38 points in a crucial 89-80 win over Northside-Jacksonville.
BEAUFORT — Following the wild East Carteret and Pender final in the 1A/2A Coastal 8 Conference tournament championship game Saturday in front of a packed house, both coaches said it came down to heart.
JACKSONVILLE —The West Carteret girls basketball team advanced to the semifinals of the 3A Coastal Conference tournament Wednesday but witnessed its campaign finish there.
OCEAN — Croatan girls basketball coach Andrew Gurley is watching his senior-led team go up and down the floor for its latest win, but he can also hear the voice echoing behind him.
BEAUFORT — East Carteret saw its girls basketball season come to an end Tuesday in the first round of the 1A/2A Coastal 8 Conference tournament.
NEWPORT — Lonnie Chisenhall told kids at a Newport Middle School (NMS) assembly that he wanted to be a baseball player or … well … there was no “or.”
JACKSONVILLE — The West Carteret boys basketball team couldn’t double down on its regular season 3A Coastal Conference championship Thursday with a 60-57 overtime loss to Northside-Jacksonville in the conference tournament finals held at Jacksonville High School.
BEAUFORT — The East Carteret boys basketball team finally enjoyed a comfortable win over Dixon this season with a 65-48 victory on Wednesday in the 1A/2A Coastal 8 Conference tournament semifinal.
BEAUFORT — Croatan captured its 18th consecutive victory in girls basketball Wednesday with a 58-30 win over Southwest Onslow at East Carteret, host of the Coastal 8 Tournament.
HAVELOCK — After sitting out the first round of the 3A Coastal Conference Tournament, the West Carteret boys basketball team made easy work of the second-round semifinal with an 81-57 win over Swansboro.
BEAUFORT — The East Carteret boys basketball team’s 1A/2A Coastal 8 Conference Tournament opener went the same way as its last 13 regular season games.
In some of my recent articles, I talked about my “Book Club,” my library of books on fish, fishing, sea critters, techniques and such, both factual and fiction and one basically a memoir that I recently read.
Three weeks ago in this space, I wrote that we could have more wrestlers place at this year’s state tournament than we’ve had in some time.
TAMPA, Fla. — Morehead City native Cooper Webb continued his strong showing of late in the 2020 Monster Energy 450 Supercross season with a runner-up finish at Raymond James Stadium.