RALEIGH – The National Football Foundation’s Bill Dooley Chapter announced recently that Alphonso Boyd of Ayden-Grifton High School has been named the recipient of the 2021 Bill Dooley Scholar-Athlete Award.

RALEIGH – The National Football Foundation’s Bill Dooley Chapter announced recently that Alphonso Boyd of Ayden-Grifton High School has been named the recipient of the 2021 Bill Dooley Scholar-Athlete Award.

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I’m not one to recycle columns but I knew what I wanted to cover this week and then remembered I had written about it a few years ago.

Today’s Roundup

Pitt County Post 39 opened a hectic four-game week with a late one on Monday night against Wayne County in American Legion baseball action.

Ayden-Grifton’s Tanner Cannon recently signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at Lenoir Community College.

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The NBA playoffs have provided a plethora of storylines and some are too good to not at least touch on – especially those with a North Carolina connection.

FARMVILLE – If ever there was a burgeoning dynasty in high school boys basketball, it has to be at Farmville Central High School.

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Has anyone heard how the N.C. State baseball players that tested positive for COVID-19 are doing? I can’t find anyone asking or answering the question.

RALEIGH – South Central High School will send six individuals and one relay team to the Class 4A Track and Field State Championships this weekend in Greensboro.

Two Pitt County tennis players will continue their seasons this week at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state championships.

Farmville Central produced nine champions, during the Eastern Plains 2A Conference championship track meet June 9 at Nash Central High School.