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Softball: South Granville dropped for second straight loss

HENDERSON — The South Granville softball team was tagged with a second loss in as many days April 11. The Vance County Lady Vipers, powered by a walk-off home run, defeated the Lady Vikings …
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Panthers squeak by Warriors, win 3-2

Billy Blevins, Granville Central's catcher, tracks down a foul pop fly near the first base dugout. Amanda Dixon | Butner-Creedmoor News
STEM — Granville Central held off the hard-charging Louisburg Warriors on April 11, winning 3-2. The Panthers worked out of a tough situation late in the game to claim the victory. Granville …
Bryson Lambert started the second game of the doubleheader on the mound for the Vikings. Lambert struck out four batters in two innings of work. Amanda Dixon | Butner-Creedmoor News

Vikings sweep Vipers in doubleheader

CREEDMOOR — South Granville picked up two conference wins in a doubleheader with Vance County on April 10. The Vikings moved to 6-6 in conference play and kept their playoff hopes alive with the …

35-game win streak snapped

BUNN — The South Granville softball winning streak came to a screeching halt with a 8-1 defeat at Bunn on April 10. The Lady Vikings won 35 straight games prior to the road contest. Bunn broke …

Lady Vikings take Webb’s best shot

OXFORD — The South Granville softball team mounted a clutch comeback to defeat the Webb Lady Warriors 6-4 on April 3. The Lady Vikings (8-0) remained atop the Northern Carolina 1A/2A standings …

Softball: Granville Central falls to Louisburg

STEM — The Granville Central Lady Panthers started strong against Louisburg but faltered in later innings in the April 4 contest. The Lady Panthers kept Louisburg in check for the first five …

Baseball: Vikings fall short against Wildcats

CREEDMOOR — South Granville’s furious rally from an 11-1 deficit against East Chapel Hill on March 28 was rebuffed, as the Widcats downed the Vikings 12-9. East Chapel Hill opened the game …
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Outfielder Tristen Lutz, left, and catcher Payton Henry, answering questions during Carolina Mudcats Media Day on Tuesday at Five County Stadium, are two of the top Milwaukee Brewers prospects set to open the 2019 season with the club. The Mudcats open the Carolina League season Thursday night in Kinston against the Down East Wood Ducks.

Fresh faces abound for Mudcats

ZEBULON — Eight years into the Carolina Mudcats’ existence as a Carolina League Single-A Advanced franchise, the won-loss numbers aren’t overwhelming. Two winning records. No …
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