Wilson, N.C. - The Wilson Tobs have announced the kickoff of their Inaugural “Deck the Halls with Bats and Ball” program. This program will collect new and used baseball equipment and donate it to the local Wilson Police Athletic League at Christmas time.
Wilson, N.C. - The Tobs kickoff the fall baseball season this weekend. Historic Fleming Stadium will host a two-day Dynamic Baseball Tournament starting Saturday morning. The Tobs High School Fall League begins Monday, September, 16th. Read story to see full schedules.
Wilson, N.C. – The Wilson Tobs are honored to announce that three Tobs were selected for the 2019 All CPL First and Second Teams. Chris Meyers (University of Toledo) was selected to the All-CPL First Team. Michael Calamari (Dartmouth College) and Nicholas Hollas (UT Rio Grande Valley) were selected to the All-CPL Second Team.
The 2019 Wilson Tobs season brought endless memories to Fleming Stadium and throughout the Coastal Plain League. For the first time in franchise history, the Tobs won the first and second half North Division titles as well as repeating as the North Division Champions for the second straight season.
The Wilson Tobs repeated their North Division championship by defeating the Peninsula Pilots 5-4 on Monday afternoon. The Tobs have advanced to the Regional Championship of the Petitt Cup Playoffs for a second straight year.
The Wilson Tobs lost a back-and-forth offensive downpour 15-10. It marked the second straight night the Tobs had surrendered double-digit runs. It was also the longest game of the season for Wilson at four hours and one minute.
The Wilson Tobs and Wilmington Sharks were rained out on Tuesday evening. The game will be made up as a part of a double-header on Friday at Buck Hardee Field in Wilmington, N.C. Tickets purchased for Tuesday, July 23’s game will be redeemable for Tuesday, July 30 as the Tobs take on the Edenton Steamers for another All You Can Eat Tuesday.
Wilson Tobs head coach Bryan Hill laughs off the idea of personal praise. “I’ve heard a couple people talk about 200 wins. You’re either old or a really good coach,” Hill joked. The skipper in Wilson tallied his 200th Coastal Plain League win on July 18, 2019 as the Tobs defeated the Martinsville Mustangs 10-3. Read more>>>