North Carolina's Vance Honeycutt celebrates his first homer against LSU on Saturday (Aaron Fitt)


Fitt: Superstars Honeycutt, Yesavage shine bright in wins for UNC, ECU

At The Ballpark

CHAPEL HILL/GREENVILLE, N.C. — Saturday offered an opportunity for a rare double-dip here in North Carolina. The top two seeds in the Greenville Regional lost Friday, so I began my Saturday back at Clark-Leclair Stadium for an elimination game showdown between two of the nation’s three best pitchers: Wake Forest righthander Chase Burns and East Carolina righty Trey Yesavage. When that game finally ended after some extended ninth-inning insanity (more on that in a bit), I made my way to Chapel Hill for a marquee showdown between No. 4 national seed North Carolina and reigning national seed LSU, a red-hot[…]


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