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WINTERVILLE – Noah Overton and Josh Hartsfield combined to throw a two-hitter, but Pitt Post 39 claimed a 3-1 decision over Wayne County Post 11 at the Pitt Community College diamond Wednesday evening.

On Tuesday night, Laine Marak and Cassandra Lassiter each hit two home runs as the Wayne County Post 11 legion softball team swept Hoke County Post 20 to improve to 6-2 in league play and 7-3 overall. In game one, Post 11 won 16-0 in a three-inning mercy rule game. The Post11 offense explode…

Wayne County Post 11 did what it usually does in its 6-2 victory against Fuquay-Varina Post 116 Saturday night — wore down its opponent with dependable defense, solid pitching and enough hitting to take control of a game.

JACKSONVILLE — For some athletes, a full year of health is a given, but for Goldsboro senior point guard Christian Bullock it means everything.

News-Argus All-County Softball Awards

Throughout the 2019 softball season, Goldsboro’s Amber Pfennig dominated at the plate, put a young Cougars team on her shoulders and helped guide it to yet another historic season.

News-Argus All-County Softball Awards

If coaches are judged by the number of wins they have every season, over the years, Shay Campbell has steadily been climbing the ladder.

News-Argus All-County Softball Awards

When Goldsboro ace Marcy Taylor steps into the pitcher’s circle, the Cougars always felt like they had a chance to win.

JACKSONVILLE — Last offseason, Goldsboro High head basketball coach Jamaal Croom left the East Coast Invitational, one of the best basketball team camps in North Carolina, with a losing record at the camp after only bringing seven players because his top two players were injured.


A fierce and humble competitor, a tremendous talent on the field, a hard worker in and out of the classroom, and a leader by example.

Over the past three seasons, Goldsboro’s Josh Hartsfield has blossomed into one of Wayne County’s best pitchers.

CHAPEL HILL — Wayne County Post 11 certainly knew how to throw head coach Adam Pate a homecoming.

Like she has many times in her high school career, Laine Marak took center stage at Rosewood High for Wayne County Post 11 softball’s doubleheader home opener against Johnston County Post 71 on Tuesday night.

AHOSKIE — Wayne County Post 11 pounced on the Ahoskie Post 102 pitching staff and rolled to an 11-1 mercy rule win in the opener of their doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Hertford County High School.

Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle, and Goldsboro High alumnus, Jarran Reed is by definition a hometown hero — but to him, he’s still the same humble man raised in the heart of Goldsboro.

While the softball season has been over for a month, some of the Wayne County’s top softball players still had a chance to showcase their skills and talents at the 2019 Powerade State Games of North Carolina.

HIGH POINT — Leah Hanle of the women’s cross country/track and field teams has been named the Conference Carolinas Female Athlete of the Year for 2018-19, the Conference announced. Hanle becomes the first UMO athlete to win the Female Athlete of the Year since Samantha Mitchell (Women’s Voll…

Tanner Capps drilled a nuke to center field, while Noah Overton pitched four innings of shutout baseball as Wayne County Post 11 won its third game in a row in an 11-0 victory over Farmville Post 151 Tuesday evening.

MOUNT OLIVE — The book on the Rosewood High football team’s 2019 season began to be written at the Fellowship for Christian Athletes’ 7-on-7 team camp at the University of Mount Olive on Tuesday.

WINTERVILLE — Wayne County Post 11’s offense churned out seven hits, but scored only two runs, fortunately, Patrick Jones brought the heat.

Over the weekend at Wallace-Rose Hill High School, more than 900 of student-athletes participated in the fourth annual Jeremiah Castille Character Football Camp hosted by House of Raeford Farms and its nonprofit, FLOCK. The two-day football camp provided an opportunity for more than 900 high…

The 2019 Wayne School of Engineering Middle School girls’ soccer team finished the season with a 9-2-2 overall record and recently won back-to-back Division II soccer championships. Over the past two seasons, WSE is undefeated in conference play, and including the boys’ team, WSE has won fou…