December 06, 2016

East Carolina women’s basketball senior forward Bre McDonald had a disastrous game against Presbyterian on Nov. 28 despite the Pirates coming away with a close win. McDonald was 0-for-1 from the field and did not score a point in 18 minutes.

Since then, she has put up 30 field goal attempts…

Pirates face No. 14 Cavs

December 06, 2016

East Carolina’s next basketball opponent, the Virginia Cavaliers, dropped eight spots to No. 14 in the latest Associated Press Top 25 poll released on Monday.

The team that handed the Cavs their first loss, West Virginia, climbed 10 places to No. 15 in perhaps a fitting testament to the…

Balanced Pirates top Hawks

December 05, 2016

In maybe the most effective use yet of coach Heather Macy’s recent trend of playing all 11 players on the East Carolina women’s basketball roster, a balanced effort led to a 66-58 ECU victory over Maryland Eastern Shore in Minges Coliseum on Sunday afternoon.

Eastern Shore guard Ciani…

It's all about the G: Little Leaguers raise money for hurricane victims

December 05, 2016

For nearly five months in spring and summer, rivalries run deep for Greenville Little Leaguers in the North State and Tar Heel divisions. But they set all that aside for a common goal on a chilly fall weekend.

A home run derby on Friday followed by a tournament Saturday and Sunday raised more…