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A Baseball Surprise

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  • Logan SherrillMore>>

  • Logan Sherrill

    Logan Sherrill

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-03-19 16:28:40 GMT
    I’m a local boy from Claremont, North Carolina. I attended Western Carolina University where I received a B.S. in Communication with a double concentration of broadcasting and journalism. While in college I was the General Manager of WWCU-FM and color commentated WCU football basketball games.
    I’m a local boy from Claremont, North Carolina. I attended Western Carolina University where I received a B.S. in Communication with a double concentration of broadcasting and journalism. While in college I was the General Manager of WWCU-FM and color commentated WCU football basketball games.
  • Butler beats Mallard Creek, 28-27 in thriller

    Fox Football Friday -- Week 2 (August 30th, 2014)

    Fox Football Friday -- Week 2 (August 30th, 2014)

    Saturday, August 30 2014 12:16 AM EDT2014-08-30 04:16:03 GMT
    The Butler Bulldogs and Mallard Creek Mavericks played an absolute thriller, Friday night at Providence High. The Bulldogs hung on for a 28-27 win, to stake their claim as the best team in the area. Check out the complete highlights INSIDE.
    The Butler Bulldogs and Mallard Creek Mavericks played an absolute thriller, Friday night at Providence High. The Bulldogs hung on for a 28-27 win, to stake their claim as the best team in the area. Check out the complete highlights INSIDE.
  • Local Player Hoping To Land On Panthers' Roster

    Local Player Hoping To Land On Panthers' Roster

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 9:46 PM EDT2014-08-27 01:46:36 GMT

    Charlotte native Brenton Bersin is hoping this will be the year he makes the Panthers 53-man roster.

    Charlotte native Brenton Bersin is hoping this will be the year he makes the Panthers 53-man roster.

A Charlotte Knights game is a great way to spend a few hours with family, enjoying hot dogs, peanuts, and the seventh inning stretch. For one family, it was the location of an emotional reunion.

Philip Elmore is a Gunner's Mate 1st Class in the United States Navy and has been stationed in Germany since October 2013. It appeared that he would miss seeing his 8-year-old daughter Isabella graduate from her first communion class on Saturday.

"I wanted to be here on Friday night to surprise her," Elmore said. "It's a great feeling, like the same feeling when she was born," he added.

Elmore is a native of Charlotte and knew about the new ballpark and wanted a memorable reunion with his little girl. The Charlotte Knights were able to make that moment happen.

"He (Elmore) reached out to our organization a while back and we were able to put this together," said Dan Rajkowski, COO of the Charlotte Knights. "It's really a special moment to see a dad, and he hasn't seen his daughter since October. This is kind of a neat thing to do."




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