Two weeks remain until the soccer state playoffs begin and Community School of Davidson can officially try to defend its 1A state title and vie for its third N.C. High School Athletic Association championship in four years.
But for now, the Spartans are where they want to be.
A.L. Brown has been the dominant team in the MECKA 4A this softball season, winning all 10 of its conference games, but right behind the Wonders, the Hopewell Titans and Hough Huskies continue to battle for position.
The Hough High baseball program has a lot going for it these days.
If it’s raining, the Huskies can hit in their covered batting cage which adjoins their new locker room, where their sharp white and black uniforms hang. If there are any stains to be seen, they’re from one of the greenest and best manicured fields in the state.
But most importantly, the Huskies have pitching, and pitching travels.