April 28, 2017

The race for the American Athletic Conference softball home run team title is over. It will go to East Carolina, which has an AAC-record 61 homers heading into its final regular season series this weekend at home against Tulsa.

Houston is second on the league home run list with 31.

The more…

Pirates, Tulane to tangle

April 28, 2017

Still winless at home in American Athletic Conference play in late April, East Carolina baseball hosts AAC co-leader Tulane this weekend at Clark-LeClair Stadium.

The Pirates (22-20, 2-10 American) scored a total of 22 runs in taking two of three at Cincinnati last weekend, but they were shut out…

Compher: Keep grinding and keep working

April 27, 2017

East Carolina athletics director Jeff Compher was asked about wins and losses in the American Athletic Conference on Thursday morning and the Pirates’ athletic leader recognized struggles by teams this academic year, while also expressing optimism in ECU’s coaches and future success.…

Conley tennis sweeps regional qualifier

April 27, 2017

Wednesday’s 4-A regional qualifier at River Birch Tennis Center was very much a case of different year, same result for the D.H. Conley boys’ tennis team.

The Vikings, who ran through the regular season unbeaten and won their third consecutive Eastern Carolina 3-A/4-A Conference…