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We root for the home team and so can you! Come join us as
we cheer our teams on the field, on the ice and on the court.
Grab some popcorn and show your spirit.
Carolina Mudcats-Enjoy the seventh-inning
stretch at Five County Stadium in Zebulon with
the Single-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers.
They'll be swinging for the fences when the
Mudcats host the 2018 Carolina League All-Star
Classic on June 19, 2018.
With schedules running from spring through
early fall, you'll get a kick out of top-notch soccer
play from the North Carolina Football Club
(men) and the Carolina Courage (women). Home
matches are played at WakeMed Soccer Park
Holly Springs Salamanders-The boys of
summer take to the diamond in the Coastal Plain
League, a 15-team collegiate league, and the
Salamanders showcase local players. The CPL is
not affiliated with the Major League, but it offers
great exposure. Listen for the distinctive crack of
the wooden bats.
Nowhere is the competition fiercer, the bragging
rights more coveted than in collegiate sports.
That fervor is on display throughout the
USA Baseball National Training Complex-It's a
line drive to Cary for players to hone their skills at
the complex, located within the 221-acre Thomas
Brooks Park. Home to Team U.S.A., practice and
games take place on fields maintained to Major
League Baseball standards.
N.C. State-It seems like it's always game day
with the Wolfpack's 23 varsity programs. From
the first football game played here more than
125 years ago to today's roster of more than
550 student-athletes, tradition runs deep.
Four national championships, numerous
conference titles and more than 30 individual
Meredith College-The NCAA Division III
Carolina Hurricanes-From the drop of the puck
to the game-winning goal in the waning seconds
of overtime, the Hurricanes will keep you on the
edge of your seat. Home games are played at
the PNC Arena, and Stormy the mascot is always
hamming it up for the crowd.
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Avenging Angels compete in basketball, soccer,
softball, volleyball and other sports.
Saint Augustine's University-NCAA Division
II and CIAA member, the Falcons men's and
women's programs battle in baseball, basketball,
football, track & field and more.
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A hotspot for sports enthusiasts, USA
Baseball National Training Complex
features an impressive stadium, as well as
MLB-standard training fields. Designed
to retain a natural, park-like feel, it's clear
the focus is on the game. For players
and their fans, playing tournaments
and training at the Cary stadium is an
experience that's baseball at its purest.
Shaw University-The Bears' fans cheer athletes
from the tennis courts to the gridiron, the
basketball court to the bowling lanes. NCAA
Division II and CIAA.
William Peace University-Show up for the
Pacers of NCAA Division III and USA South as
they compete in swimming, lacrosse and golf
as well as baseball, basketball and soccer.
Wake Technical Community College-The
NJCAA Eagles of Wake Tech offer 10 athletic
programs including baseball, basketball, golf,
soccer, softball, volleyball and a cheerleading
and mascot team.