April 28, 1995
On this day in history in the NCHSAA, multi-record holder Shawn Gallagher blasted his way into the baseball record books in helping New Hanover defeat Southern Wayne 16-9. In the game, Shawn blasted five home runs in five consecutive at bats and totaled 11 RBIs. All three totals are NCHSAA records while his five consecutive at bats with a homerun is tied for second all-time nationally. Shawn went on to be drafted in the 5th round of the 1995 MLB Draft.
April 28, 1977
On this day in history in the NCHSAA, new National Federation of State High School Associations executive director Brice Durbin speaks at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association annual meeting in Southern Pines.