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Sixth Annual Sandhills Senior Showcase

The Sixth Annual Sandhills High School Senior Showcase took place on Sunday, June 9 at J.P. Riddle Stadium. Team Lumbee River EMC defeated Team South River EMC 2-1 in a game limited to 7 innings due to inclement weather. The Lumbee River EMC team was coac

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SwampDogs Remain Perfect Against Wilson

After outscoring the Wilson Tobs 33-9 in their first three matchups, the SwampDogs proved they could win the close games too to improve to 9-2 on the season and a perfect 4-0 against Wilson. Nick Blackburn pitched six innings with three strikeouts and two

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Offense Lifts SwampDogs to Three Wins Against Tobs

In the battle for first place, the SwampDogs answer again against the Wilson Tobs and unleash for a 14-4 victory in front of a packed J.P. Riddle Stadium. Ben Burns threw six strong innings on the mound and struck out three batters while only allowing fou

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SwampDogs Handed Second Loss After Slow Start

Fayetteville is used to winning, but the Morehead City Marlins had other plans as the team took a quick lead and they would coast to a 9-1 victory. The SwampDogs have a knack for striking early as they took an early 1-0 lead on a lead-off walk to Chase Ra

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Late Inning Heroics For Brian Celsi

Round two between the Wilmington Sharks and Fayetteville SwampDogs was better than expected as it lasted three hours and 58 minutes and went 14 innings. With a 1-1 game heading into the bottom of the 14, Daniel Nevares (Binghamton) struck out to lead the

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Dogs Take Care of Business At Columbia

Fayetteville picked up right where they left off on Monday, clobbering the Columbia Blowfish by an 8-1 decision. It took the SwampDogs less than five minutes to get their bats started. After left fielder Brian Celsi (California-Berkeley) walked in the fir

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Former SwampDog Home Run Derby Finalst

One year after spending a summer at “The Swamp,” Ball State’s Blake Beemer is one of the 15 finalists to compete in the TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby. The Fan’s Choice Award recognizes college baseball players who inspire their team, school

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Fayetteville Sends Wilson to the Dog Pound

The SwampDogs’ bats ignited for 15 runs against the Wilson Tobs in route to a 15-2 win and an undefeated 4-0 home record. The Tobs had to deal with a depleted pitching staff tonight because the small staff was overworked through the first week and the S

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Game Still on Monday Night Against Wilson

As of noon, the game is still scheduled to be on for tonight against the Wilson Tobs. The gates open at 6 p.m. with the game starting at 7:05 p.m. It’s also Friends of Fun-Go night so be sure to keep up-to-date on his facebook page to hear more abou

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