North Carolina High School Softball - Manteo bounces Gates CountyMarch 22, 2019: Gatesville, NC 27938
Manteo Redskins (Manteo, NC) fans exited the stadium thrilled Friday as they saw their softball squad nip the host Gates County Red Barons (Gatesville, NC), 8-3 in a league challenge.
The Redskins now sport a 3-3 record. They take the field next when they travel to Camden County for a Albemarle 1A challenge on Tuesday, March 26. Manteo will face a Bruins squad coming off a 14-4 league win over John A. Holmes (Edenton, NC). The Bruins record now stands at 9-0.
With the loss, Gates County falls to 1-6 on the campaign. The Red barons host Perquimans (Hertford, NC) to face the Pirates in a Albemarle 1A challenge on Tuesday, March 26. The Pirates enter the challenge with a record of 7-1. Perquimans lost 14-0 in their recent non-league challenge against Greenbrier Christian Academy (Chesapeake, VA)