October 22, 2016

A passing rainstorm put a damper on D.H. Conley’s home football game Friday against Eastern Wayne, delaying the contest by an hour.

Once it began, though, it was the Vikings’ much-maligned defense that rained down on the Warriors for the entirety of the evening.

After giving up 145…

Pirates help grant fan's wish

October 22, 2016

It is tradition for the NFL Super Bowl winning quarterback to announce in a commercial that he’s “going to Disney World.”

Eleven-year-old James Elpers isn’t a Super Bowl QB, but he also is going to Disney World next week.

The East Carolina baseball team partnered with Make-A-…

GAMEDAY: Christian Matau Q&A

October 22, 2016

Q: Have you always been an offensive lineman, and have you ever scored a touchdown at any level?

A: I’ve always played line because I was always the biggest guy out there so they always put me on the line. Definitely no touchdowns, not at all, but actually my JV year (at New Bern High…

GAMEDAY: Slumping ECU faces Bearcats

October 22, 2016

Tasked with trying to avoid their football team's first five-game losing streak in 13 years, the East Carolina Pirates could use a little luck tonight in Cincinnati, where they are winless for an even longer stretch into history.

ECU (2-4, 0-2 American Athletic Conference) and first-year head coach…