January 22, 2018

Kyle Chase can point to a few defining moments in his life that told him it was time to grow up, but none were likely more poignant than the one that happened his senior year at East Carolina.

Despite being a starting safety on the ECU football team and carrying the usual full load of classes that…

Hope gives Pirates win in OT

January 20, 2018

The East Carolina women’s basketball team’s most experienced player found a freshman making a backdoor cut during the most intense possession of Saturday’s game in Minges Coliseum.

Necole Hope — the left-handed rookie from Waldorf, Md. — converted the basket on a pass…

Johnson likes ECU, UNC, Va. Tech

January 20, 2018

One of East Carolina football’s top recruiting targets for the 2019 class is D.H. Conley wide receiver C.J. Johnson, who on Saturday said on social media that ECU, North Carolina and Virginia Tech are his top three college choices.

The Pirates signed former Conley star quarterback Holton…

County titles go out in wrestling, swimming

January 20, 2018

The last time North Pitt won the Pitt County Wrestling Championships, it took a pin in the closing seconds of the last match of the day to get it done.

The Panthers won the 2018 edition of the annual event with a little less drama.

NP claimed individual championships in half of the 14 weight…