05/24/04 — Local sports notes

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By News-Argus Staff
Published in Sports on May 24, 2004 1:55 PM


The recent list of all-Eastern Carolina Conference performers was incorrect for girls swimming.

Eastern Wayne's Ashley Robinson should have been listed as an All-Conference performer and winner of co-swimmer of the year honors along with West Carteret's Courtney Whistler.

We regret the error.

Snow Hill Jr. Legion wins opener

GREENVILLE -- Snow Hill's Junior American Legion baseball season opened Sunday as Snow Hill beat Pitt County East 11-10 at D.H. Conley High School.

Drew Sowers (2-for-3, RBI) led the offense, with help from Trey Beamon (2-for-4, RBI), Hunter Chase (2-RBI double) and Dreyon Willis (RBI triple). Craven Taylor got the win in two innings of work, with three strikeouts.

The same two teams will square off again on Sunday at the James R. Fu;lghu, Athletic Complex in Snow Hill.

Babe Ruth 13s

ECAP Pirates 5 Wilson Hunt 3 -- Winning Pitcher Adam Brannan. Save -- Josh Grimes. Leading hitters -- Pirates -- Adam Brannan 2 hits, 2B; Patrick Myers 2 hits; Trevor Cann 2 RBI single; Travis Thomas 2 RBI single; Dylan Jones 2B; Nick Barefoot 2B.

Babe Ruth Majors

Northeast 4, Eastern Wayne Blue 2 -- Winning pitcher -- Tyler Ruffin. Save - Matt JonesLeading hitters -- Tyler Ruffin HR; Cameron Ford and Dontae Arthur had RBIs. Arthur made a strong defensive play to end the game. Northeast is now 14-3.

Babe Ruth Minors

Northeast 12, Northwest Marlins 10 -- Northeast -- Austin Harris 2-4, Taylor Williams 2-3, Bryant Stafford 2-2, Daniel Bechel 2-3. Winning pitcher -- Dustin James.