Boys of summer

Published 4:31 pm Thursday, July 14, 2022

Southside rising senior Walker Hill (L) and Class of ’22 graduate Shawn Gerard are playing for the Pitt County Post 39 American Legion baseball team this summer. The 39ers eliminated Kinston to win the Area 1 semi-finals over the weekend and lead Wayne County, 2-0, in the best of five game series to decide the Area 1 East championship. Seahawks head coach Daniel Folk is an assistant coach for Post 39. (Submitted