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GOLF: ECU event upcoming; Taunton wins at Ayden


Ironwood Golf and Country Club Thursday, May 11, 2017.


The Daily Reflector

Sunday, August 6, 2017

The Purple-Gold Golf Open is scheduled for Sept. 15 at Ironwood Golf and Country Club.

All proceeds benefit the East Carolina Alumni Association scholarship fund, but golfers do not have to be an ECU alum to participate. The tournament information released states that “everyone is welcome.”

The cost is $150 per player, which includes breakfast, lunch, snacks, beverages and golf cart. Flight times are at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Sponsorship opportunities also are available.

For more information, contact Shawn Moore at mooresh@ecu.edu or 252-328-5775, or go to PirateAlumni.com.


Jared Taunton defended his title at Ayden Golf and County Club, winning for the second straight year at the AGCC club championship event. The white tee champion was Chris Lange, and top honors in the mid/senior division went to Gil Moore.

Also at AGCC, senior, student and military days remain for Mondays and Thursdays, costing $20 for those who qualify for 18 holes any time during those days.


LGA Play Day leaders from Aug. 3 at Ironwood Golf and County Club: Gross -— 1st: Debbie Pruitt, 2nd: Ann Wasek, 

3rd: Rosanne Davis; Net — t1st: Leslie Bailey, t1st: Donna Kraus, 2nd: Carol Kulikowski; Putts — 1st: Kulikowski-15, 2nd: Pruitt-16, 3rd: Leslie Bailey-17.

Bradford Creek

The course held its Junior Golf Camp last week for young golfers ages 8 to 18. 

Bradford also offers private lessons by junior golf coaches. The cost is $25 per session and can be set up by calling Bradford Creek at 252-329-4653.

Report golf news and results for this column to sports editor Nathan Summers (nsummers@reflector.com) and sports writers Ronnie Woodward (rwoodward@reflector.com) and Jordan Anders (janders@reflector.com).


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June 17, 2018

The United States team completed a dominant run at the FIBA Americas U18 basketball tournament in Ontario, Canada, on Saturday night with a 113-74 victory against the host Canadian squad to take the gold medal.

East Carolina first-year coach Joe Dooley helped pick the team, which was led…

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June 17, 2018

The D.H. Conley football team is known for its spectacular athletes. Fast, physical and athletic are all adjectives often used to describe the Vikings players.

The Vikes finished with an 11-2 record in 2017, led by a perfect 6-0 mark in Eastern Carolina 3-A/4-A play. With star quarterback…


June 17, 2018

Ayden-Grifton sophomore Jackson Upchurch knows what it means to work hard and grind to improve at the plate.

Upchurch batted for a .418 batting average, 24 runs, 23 hits and 11 RBIs, which earned him hitter of the year honors for The Daily Reflector’s All-County Baseball Team.…

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June 17, 2018

J.H. Rose senior Hunter Christopher knows how to retire batters.

Christopher had an ERA of just 0.72 in his final season with the Rampants, helping to earn him the 3-A/4-A Eastern Carolina Conference player of the year honor and The Daily Reflector’s All-County pitcher of the year accolade.…

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Zach Byrum, D.H. Conley: Byrum knew how to punish pitchers from the plate in his senior season. He tallied a team-best .378 batting average, and also led the Vikings in runs (35) and hits (31). He also earned 11 RBIs.

Drew Nichols, South Central: The senior once again improved…

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D.H. Conley baseball coach Jason Mills has shown that he knows how to get the best out of his players, both on and off the field.

The Vikings posted a 21-6 record, along with a 9-3 record in the 3-A/4-A Eastern Carolina Conference. They spent the season consistently ranked in high regard by…

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June 16, 2018

Tuesday’s blue marlin catch by Honey Hush held up for the rest of the week in winning the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament in Morehead City on Saturday. This was the 60th anniversary of the fishing tournament.

Several blue marlin were weighed Saturday during the final day of competition and a…


June 16, 2018

East Carolina sophomore outfielder Bryant Packard earned his school-record seventh All-America honor after being named a first-teamer by the American Baseball Coaches Association on Saturday.

Packard led ECU in seven offensive categories, including batting average (.406) to rank seventh nationally.…


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A baseball controversy at UNC Wilmington surfaced this week, including the dismissal of pitching coach Matt Williams and a report Friday by the Wilmington StarNews that the dismissal was related to a sexually-charged motivational tactic by UNCW players in 2017.

It stemmed from a Skype session in…


June 16, 2018

The 22nd annual Winners Unlimited Youth Basketball Camp was held this week at J.H. Rose High School.

See camp photos and info featured on the front sports page of The Daily Reflector’s Sunday, June 17, print edition.

Winners Unlimited Youth Basketball Camp provided 47 girls and boys…

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