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Warriors find success at Southern Nash Summer Jamboree

ZEBULON — The East Wake High varsity boys basketball program spent a quarter of a century fighting for a conference trophy. It used 12 halves amid the recent Southern Nash Summer Jamboree clearing …
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Mudcats split doubleheader with Keys

FREDERICK, Md. — Three runs in the top of the ninth inning, which actually served as extras, helped the Carolina Mudcats salvage a split of an Advanced-A Carolina League doubleheader with the …

Mudcats sweep Keys, beat Hillcats for 4th straight win

ZEBULON — A day after completing their fourth Advanced-A Carolina League sweep of the 2019 season, the Carolina Mudcats went to work on another one Sunday with a 12-5 romp over the visiting …

Mudcats hold off Keys to gain doubleheader sweep

ZEBULON — With the crowd at Five County Stadium on the edge of its collective seat, Carolina Mudcats reliever Anthony Bender saved the day by striking out Frederick Keys batter Yeltin Gudino …
Center fielder Ryan Aguilar (11) waits on a pitch during Sunday’s Single-A Carolina League home game against the Potomac Nationals at Five County Stadium. Aguilar went 2 for 3 and scored Carolina’s only run in a 9-1 loss, denying the Mudcats a sweep of the four-game series.

Mudcats denied series sweep by P-Nats on Sunday

ZEBULON — The Potomac Nationals scored eight runs in the last two innings of Sunday’s Single-A Carolina League game, running away to a 9-1 victory and denying the host Carolina Mudcats of …
Carolina Micro Brews starting pitcher Nelson Hernandez took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning of Thursday’s Single-A Carolina League game against the Potomac Nationals at Five County Stadium. Carolina won 4-1.

Hernandez tosses gem, Micro Brews beat Nationals 4-1

ZEBULON — Starting pitcher Nelson Hernandez didn’t allow a hit until the seventh inning to lead the Carolina Micro Brews over the Potomac Nationals, 4-1, in Single-A Carolina League …
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