March 26, 2017

Danica Patrick was seated in a dentist’s chair Friday morning in the media center at Auto Club Speedway for part of one of the most unique news conferences in NASCAR history.

Patrick was on hand as her sponsor, Aspen Dental, was announced as the new “Official Dentist of NASCAR.…

Seven-run seventh boosts Pirates

March 25, 2017

Using a full bevy of outfielders, East Carolina baseball coach Cliff Godwin put some moving parts into action during the late innings in Saturday’s comeback win against Towson at Clark-LeClair Stadium.

The 25th-ranked Pirates were mainly stymied by Towson starting pitcher Kevin Ross, but they…

Pirates win in Williams-Sutton's return

March 24, 2017

Equipped with every offensive player available to hit in the same game for the first time all season, No. 25 East Carolina swung away with purpose against overmatched Towson on Friday night to begin their weekend series at Clark-LeClair Stadium.

The Pirates (15-8) welcomed back leadoff man Dwanya…

Red-hot Rampants best Eastern Wayne

March 24, 2017

With two league games to go until the halfway point in conference play, J.H. Rose’s baseball team is looking more and more like the team to beat in the Eastern Carolina 3-A/4-A.

The Rampants kept their season and league records unblemished Friday with a five-inning, 13-2 home victory over…