CHERRYVILLE, NC (WBTV) - Coming up this weekend, Cherryville High School will play for the 1A North Carolina Baseball Championship at Five County Stadium in Zebulon against Whiteville, the defending state champs in a best of three series.
For the Cherryville community, baseball is a right of passage. Winners of nine state titles passed down from generation to generation.
Fun Fact: Cherryville and Whiteville also faced off for the 1992 state title.
The Ironmen won the title in three games.