Grant is a welcome addition to a group highlighted by Cortez Allen, William Gay, newly acquired Brandon Boykin.
Hickory has won the District 10 crown in each of the last four years.
Greenville has posted a 13-1 mark in Region 3 games over the last two years.
The victory came a day after the Red Sox shook up their front office, hiring Dave Dombrowski as president of baseball operations.
Happ allowed two hits in six shutout innings
Li-Jen Chu led the Scrappers at the plate with 4 RBI, including a 3-run home run in the fourth inning.
New Castle advanced to the WPIAL playoffs a year ago with a sub-500 record.
Since winning the North Coast League in 2012, JFK has struggled in league play over the last two seasons (2-7).
Pedro Florimon tripled home Francisco Cervelli with two outs in the bottom of the 15th
Travis Shaw went 4 for 4, Mookie Betts drove in three runs with a bases-loaded double.
Wroblewski spent the past two seasons as an assistant coach with the Rochester (NY) Americans in the AHL, the top affiliate club of the NHL’…
Ursuline returns 29 letter winners from a team which won 8 games last season.
Burress has pleaded not guilty to willful failure to pay state tax and issuing a bad check or electric funds transfer.
East closed out 2014 with an impressive win over Edgewood, the Panthers are seeking more success in 2015.
Mark Thompson is the third head baseball coach in school history since 1981.
Hellickson (9-8) allowed one run and three hits in 5 1-3 innings.
Salazar (11-6) allowed one run on four hits, striking out five and walking one.
The league said Monday that Seymour violated its policy on performance enhancing substances.
Farrell announced last Friday that he has a “highly curable” form of cancer and is taking a medical leave for the rest of the season.
Valley Christian joins the North Coast League in 2015.