Recent articles by Tim Hower | StarNews Correspondent |

Pirates sail away with another tight victory

Pitchers dominate as Topsail baseball  reaches 4th round Read More

Eagles take title

Cully Crott throws complete game as Ashley wins its own baseball tournament. Read More

Eagles break through in extra innings

Dakota Perryman's RBI single in 8th lifts Ashley to win over SouthLake. Read More

NW Guilford batters Hoggard

Visiting Vikings from Greensboro jump on hometown Vikings early in Ashley Spring Break baseball tournament. Read More

Laney wrestlers advance

Bucs set the tone early in Class 4A dual-team playoffs Read More

Upsets steal the show

Pair of surprises shake up Mideastern wrestling tournament Read More

Wrestling - Making their move

Mondragon brothers bring western success to Ashley High   Read More

Hot hands

Patriots turn up the heat from behind the arc   Read More

Suggs holding court

East Bladen sophomore dominating girls basketball games Read More

Day of tough matches

South Brunswick ends Veterans Cup on a positive note Read More

Vikings get back on track with blowout

Hoggard connects on 60 percent of its shots in rout of Ashley Read More

Trojans lock it down

West Brunswick clinches Mideastern 3A title on strong performance Read More

Trojans dominate Scorpion Classic

West Brunswick claims four champions plus team title Read More

Picking up the slack

Huckabee comes up big in fourth quarter for Coastal Christian Read More

Cape Fear shuts down Coastal Christian

Boys hoops | Batchler leads balanced offense in 51-42 victory Read More

Laney rides youth

Freshman wrestlers help lead Buccaneers to tournament title Read More

Ashley girls get payback

Screaming Eagles avenge earlier loss to Seventy-First with home win Read More