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Jul. 24, 2015 @ 10:21 AM

White continuing to excel at Triple-A

When the 2015 season began, Chase graduate Tyler White was assigned to the Houston Astros’ Double-A affiliate, the Corpus Christi Hooks. 


Jul. 21, 2015 @ 08:52 AM

Locals compete in East-West All-Star Games

Two athletes will represent Rutherford County during the North Carolina East-West All-Star games this week. 

Jul. 10, 2015 @ 07:50 AM

Henson commits to Clemson

When the chance came to play for his favorite college team, Chase catcher Hunter Henson did not want to wait. That’s why the rising senior recently accepted a preferred walk-on position to play baseball for Clemson University and he will officially sign with the Tigers this fall. Henson chose Clemson over East Carolina, Western Carolina, and Mars Hill.

Jul. 08, 2015 @ 10:45 AM

White promoted to Triple-A Fresno

Chase graduate Tyler White, seen here during a contest with the Houston Astros’ Double-A team, the Corpus Christi Hooks, earlier this season, was promoted to the Triple-A Fresno Grizzlies last week.

Jul. 03, 2015 @ 08:24 AM

2015 All-County Baseball

The 2015 high school baseball season was certainly an eventful one. East Rutherford again led the pack in terms of Rutherford County teams, while Chase, R-S Central and Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy all made state playoff appearances as well.


Jul. 02, 2015 @ 10:30 AM

White wins home run derby

Tyler White, a graduate of Chase High School and Western Carolina University who currently plays for the Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks, won the Texas League Home Run Derby on Tuesday night. 

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 08:04 AM

2015 All-County Softball

The 2015 high school softball season gave us another exciting campaign, with R-S Central reaching the third round of the 2A state playoffs and East Rutherford and Chase also qualifying for postseason play. Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy didn’t qualify for the 1A state playoffs, but did boast some talented young players. 


Jun. 24, 2015 @ 10:37 AM

Final Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings released

Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, recently announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions for the 2014-15 academic year, following the conclusion of the spring sports season.  


Jun. 21, 2015 @ 10:08 AM

White named Texas League all-star

Chase High School and Western Carolina University graduate Tyler White, who currently plays for the Corpus Christi Hooks, the Double-A affiliate of the Houston Astros, was recently named as a reserve for the 79th Texas League All-Star Game on June 30 at the Hooks’ Whataburger Field.

Jun. 19, 2015 @ 09:58 AM

2015 All-County Girls Soccer

The 2015 high school girls soccer season was a historic one, as R-S Central, East Rutherford, Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy and Chase all made strides in one way or another.