Historic Edenton Archaeological Investigation Searching for First Courthouse Starts July 28, 2014

EDENTON, NC July 21, 2014 – Even in a town’s earliest days, there is a need for rules and justice. An archaeological investigation at the 1767 Chowan Courthouse Green July 28 to 31 will search for the town’s first courthouse, built in 1718. “We know there was a courthouse,” says […]

Harriet Jacobs Bicentennial — A Tribute to Freedom

EDENTON, NC Jan. 17, 2013 – After seven years hiding in her grandmother’s attic in Edenton, Harriet Jacobs escaped to freedom in 1842. She went on to become an abolitionist, aid worker and author. A tribute to this remarkable life is being presented by Historic Edenton State Historic Site on […]

Clams Open Up On Sharks

Edenton, N.C. – Once again at Hicks Field, the Edenton Steamers (17-8, 35-16) wasted no time putting runs on the board against the Wilmington Sharks (13-10, 29-21) as they scored five of their runs in a 9-3 win during the first two innings.
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Edenton Steamers Set Season Highs in Runs, Hits in Win

EDENTON, NC – The Edenton Steamers (19-8, 1-0) set two season highs with 15 runs and 18 hits in a 15-4 drubbing of the Morehead City Marlins (10-18, 0-1) to begin the second half of the Coastal Plain League season on Saturday at Historic Hicks Field.   Right-handed pitcher Kevin […]

Clams Swallow Morehead City Marlins in Second Half Opener

EDENTON, N.C. – The Edenton Steamers (1-0 second half, 19-8 overall) dropped eight runs in the third inning over the Morehead City Marlins (0-1 second half, 10-18 overall) en route to a 15-4 victory in the first game of the second half for each team at Historic Hicks Field Saturday […]

Marlins and Steamers Rained Out

EDENTON N.C. – The game between the Morehead City Marlins and Edenton Steamers scheduled for June 22 has been rained out and the game will not be made up. The game marked the last scheduled meeting between the two teams at Edenton this half of the season, and because of […]

Wilmington Sharks vs Edenton Steamers’ Monday Night’s Game Postponed

Wilmington, NC – Monday night’s Coastal Plain League contest between the Wilmington Sharks and the Edenton Steamers has been postponed due to inclement weather, and will be rescheduled as part of a doubleheader on Thursday, June 14 beginning at 6:05 p.m. Fans with tickets to Monday’s game can use those […]

Steamers Stay Perfect, Down Marlins in Low-Scoring Affair

EDENTON, N.C. – The Edenton Steamers (9-0) and Morehead City Marlins (3-9) combined for just one run as the Steamers stayed perfect, downing the Marlins 1-0 Saturday evening in Edenton. The Steamers took a 1-0 lead in the third inning when D.J. Johnson doubled with one out. He advanced to […]

D’Amato Pitches Six Shutout Innings For Ninth Steamer Win

EDENTON, NC – Justin D’Amato pitched six shutout innings with eight strikeouts to earn his second win of the season and the Steamers (9-0) offense squeaked one run out to keep Edenton perfect in 2012 with a 1-0 defeat of the Morehead City Marlins (3-9) at Historic Hicks Field on […]