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On this Date 2009 - Remembering John Henry Moss

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/01/2019, 5:00am EDT

The Kings Mountain native had six decades of involvement in organized baseball...

July 1, 2009 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, veteran baseball man John Henry Moss passed away. The Kings Mountain native had six decades of involvement in organized baseball, including serving as president of both the Western Carolinas League and the South Atlantic League. He was inducted into the NCHSOF in the class of 2000.

John Henry Moss - NCSHOF

On this Date 1931 - HOF Rick Ferrell Leads St. Louis to Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 06/30/2019, 5:00am EDT

Durham native Rick Ferrell had a double and a single in three trips to the plate...

June 30, 1931 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Durham native Rick Ferrell had a double and a single in three trips to the plate to help his St. Louis Browns to a 7-0 win over the Washington Senators at Sportsman Park in St. Louis—a game that was completed in an hour and 40 minutes. Ferrell raised his batting average to .329 with his performance, one of 1,884 major league games he played in 18 seasons.  He joined the NCSHOF in 1964.

Rick Ferrell - NCSHOF

  • On this Date 1892 - HOF Wallace Wade Born

  • By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program and Johnny Moore, NCSHOF Board of Director 06/15/2019, 5:00am EDT
  • Wallace Wade was born in 1892. Wade was a legendary head football coach...
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  • On this Date 1902 - HOF Eddie Cameron Born

  • By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program and Johnny Moore, NCSHOF Board of Director 04/22/2019, 5:00am EDT
  • On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Eddie Cameron was born in Pittsburgh.
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