June 22, 2017

Zack Smith is the go-to hitter for the Farmville American Legion Post 151 baseball team. The rising Ayden-Grifton senior chatted with Reflector prep sports beat writer Jordan Anders this week about his first summer of Legion ball.

Q: So how long have you been playing baseball?

A: Probably since I…

ECU grabbing up grad transfers

June 22, 2017

The graduate transfer revolution is on in college football, and Scottie Montgomery is helping to lead it.

Their time is short – they are student-athletes who have finished their degrees at one school but who because of injury or other circumstance have a year of playing eligibility left…

EC Auto takes slugfest in Game 1

June 21, 2017

To win Game 1 of the Greenville Little Leagues city championship series, East Carolina Auto & Truck Center had to weather the elements — figuratively and literally.

After sitting through a 50-minute rain delay, EC Auto weathered a three-run rally in the bottom of the sixth by Physicians…

Traveling Taylor back in Virgin Islands

June 21, 2017

I’Tiana Taylor’s transition from NCAA to professional volleyball was far from seamless at first, but she relied on her excellent leaping ability, and the tenacity and intensity she mainly honed while playing basketball at East Carolina to guide her through her first pro volleyball…