Draft hopeful Maybin ‘terrorized prep pitching'
As the 2005 Major League Baseball amateur player draft draws closer (June 7-8), Roberson High graduate Cameron Maybin ranks among the best players in the country.
Leading off by example: Selfless Kerlee key to Owen's playoff run
BLACK MOUNTAIN — Brandon Kerlee's preference was to bat at any position except leadoff in the Owen baseball team's lineup.
Bessemer City's season ends after 11-2 defeat
BESSEMER CITY - Home-field advantage. Ace pitcher on the mound with an extra day's rest. Bessemer City seemingly had all the intangibles going for it in Tuesday's winner-take-all state 1A Western regional playoff baseball game against Chatham Central.
-The Charlotte Observer
Still Friends: High-school teammates will be on opposite sides in bitter UNC-Duke rivalry
Wayne Ellington issued a warning to Gerald Henderson on Friday when the two reached the playing floor at the Smith Center for their AAU team's first game in the Bob Gibbons Tournament of Champions.
-The Winston-Salem Journal