June 23, 2019

East Carolina baseball athletic trainer Zac Womack was first to receive a call from the Cleveland Indians about ECU injured pitcher Trey Benton, who received the final call from the Indians on June 5 when they drafted him in the 15th round of the Major League Baseball Draft.

Benton, a junior right-…

Catalyst for change

June 23, 2019

BETHEL — North Pitt head football coach Greg Watford became the fourth coach of the Panthers in as many years prior to the start of the 2018 season, as the program looked for continuity and stability to begin a top-to-bottom rebuild.

Watford also has a personal history with the school, which…

Auto-matic joy for EC Auto

June 21, 2019

It was East Carolina Auto and Truck Center that persevered after facing an early deficit and won the Greenville Little Leagues city championship series Friday night at Elm Street Park.

EC Auto's 10-6 win erased an earlier 5-1 deficit after two innings to give the team its first city title since…

ECU's Williams to transfer

June 21, 2019

An East Carolina official team spokesman confirmed Friday afternoon that ECU basketball guard Shawn Williams, the American Athletic Conference rookie of the year for 2017-18, entered the NCAA transfer portal.

The Pirates have Jayden Gardner and Seth LeDay returning from last season’s team,…