North Buncombe alum Alex Destino and the Wilmington Sharks are one win away from a berth in the Coastal Plain League championship series.
Wilmington and Edenton were tied one game apiece in their best-of-three Eastern Championship Series after Monday’s 13-3 win by the Sharks.
Game 3 was postponed Tuesday by rainy weather.
Destino will be a sophomore outfielder/pitcher for the University of South Carolina in 2016. Destino has started all 42 games he has played for the summer college team in Wilmington (29-24) and is hitting .320 with team-highs for RBIs (40) and home runs (six). He has 11 home runs.