Sharks win with rally in bottom of the ninth

UNCW’s Karen Barefoot honored by The Apprentice School

  Wilmington Sharks shutout Holly Springs

Girelli’s Hat Trick Lifts Italy Into Next Round of World Cup

  Wallace-Rose Hill High School hosts Jeremiah Castille Character Camp

UNCW basketball lands local transfer

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  Trask High School Athletic Director retiring after 42 years in education

Date set for UNC-UNCW men’s basketball game

  New Hanover hosts signing day for pair of baseball state champions

Arch Madness: Blues win 1st Stanley Cup, beating Bruins 4-1

Derek Brunson to fight in UFC 241

Topsail hires new men’s basketball coach

Carolina goalie coach Mike Bales resigns

The Carolina Hurricanes say goaltending coach Mike Bales has resigned.

Three UNCW baseball players earn top honors

The American Baseball Coaches Association named three UNCW baseball players to its All-East squad.

Wilmington Sharks rally for road victory over Holly Springs

The Wilmington Sharks rallied in the top of the ninth inning to beat the Holly Springs Salamanders, 6-5, on Tuesday night.

  Wilmington youth soccer players cheer on U.S. national team

Members of the Wilmington Hammerheads FC Rebellion had plenty to cheer about as they watched the U.S. beat Thailand, 13-0, in its opening game of the Women’s World Cup on Tuesday.

Former South Columbus Stallion now a member of the Green Bay Packers

  Tampa Bay Rays sign top pick Greg Jones

Hornets’ Michael Kidd-Gilchrist undergoes surgery on groin

Wilmington Sharks host Jaws-N-Paws night at the park

Auburn beats UNC 14-7 to return to College World Series

Tony Parker says he’s retiring from NBA after 18 seasons

UNCW men’s basketball lands Florida transfer

The UNCW men’s basketball team has signed Florida guard Mike Okauru, who announced his decision to come to UNCW on Twitter.

Star of state championship team signs letter of intent to play for Seahawks

Shykeim Phillips, a guard out of South Central High School in Winterville, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Seahawks beginning this fall.

Charlotte football fans sound off on Panthers headquarters relocation to South Carolina

Even though the start of the NFL season is still months away, several Carolina Panthers fans met at Taproom Social in uptown Charlotte for a special gathering Thursday night.

Wilmington Sharks game postponed at Morehead City

Weather postponing the Wilmington Sharks game at Morehead City on Friday night.

  UNCW’s Cole Weiss returning for senior season

UNCW baseball player Cole Weiss is returning to the Seahawks for his senior season.

Seventh Woods has joined the South Carolina program

The South Carolina basketball roster has gained another member as Seventh Woods will transfer to the program after electing to leave North Carolina.

Louisville routs East Carolina in NCAA super regional

Danny Oriente and Jake Snider each knocked in three runs and Reid Detmers held East Carolina to five hits in seven innings in Louisville's 14-1 blowout win in Friday's first game of the NCAA Tournament super regional.

Former NASCAR CEO Brian France pleads guilty to DWI

Former NASCAR CEO Brian France has pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated in New York's Hamptons last year.

UNCW to host 2020 CAA baseball tournament

UNCW’s Brooks Field will play host to the CAA baseball championship tournament in 2020.

Barth brothers to host annual kicking camp

NFL placekicker Connor Barth and his brother Casey are hosting their annual kicking camp July 18 at Hoggard High School.

  Michael Jordan donates more than $1 million to Laney High School

Laney High School Athletic Director Fred Lynch confirmed Thursday NBA legend Michael Jordan has donated over a million dollars to Laney High School.

  NCAA pushing back 3-point line

The Division I men's college basketball 3-point line is being pushed back next season to the international distance of 22 feet, 1¾ inches.

  Coastal Christians Kamron Greene signs with Cape Fear Community College

Coastal Christian High School’s Kamron Greene signed a letter of intent Wednesday to play basketball at Cape Fear Community College.

Area college and high school baseball players selected in final day of MLB draft

Wednesday was the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball drafted and more than a half dozen area college and high school players where selected.

Hundreds welcome Carolina Panthers to SC at Rock Hill pep rally

Hundreds of people gathered in Rock Hill’s Fountain Park Wednesday morning for a pep rally to celebrate the Carolina Panthers moving team headquarters to South Carolina.

  Gamble pays off for UNCW’s Greg Jones

UNCW’s Greg Jones took a huge gamble as a senior at Cary High School in 2017.

  Lockwood Folly County Club residents ready to show off course

The Lockwood Folly Country Club is hosting the Women’s Southern Golf Association Amateur and Mid-Amateur Championship through June 7.

  UNCW’s Greg Jones selected by Tampa Bay in first round of MLB draft

UNCW's Greg Jones selected in the 1st round of the MLB draft

  New Hanover pitcher Blake Walston drafted by Arizona Diamondbacks

New Hanover's Blake Walston selected in the MLB draft

New Hanover baseball team getting national attention

New Hanover High School’s baseball team is getting national attention.

Panthers agree to terms with DT Gerald McCoy

A person familiar with the situation says the Carolina Panthers have agreed to terms with six-time Pro Bowl free agent defensive tackle Gerald McCoy on a one-year contract worth up to $10.25 million with incentives.

South Caldwell wins first title with 7-5 extra inning win over Hoggard softball in championship Game 3

South Caldwell scrapped and clawed their way into a Game 3 with a come-from-behind victory in the second game of the series. In Game 3, the Spartans, once again, found themselves trailing Hoggard, but battled back to even the game and force extra innings for the second time in the series.

  New Hanover baseball wins back-to-back 3A state championships

The New Hanover Wildcats claimed their second straight NCHSAA 3A Baseball State Championship as they closed out the series against Marvin Ridge with a 4-0 win in Game 2. Alex Sniffen was electric on the mound in the series finale, posting a complete game shutout, scattering six hits and a walk while

  Hoggard softball to play South Caldwell in game three Sunday

South Caldwell managed a come-from-behind win in Game 2 to force a decisive Game 3 tomorrow, thanks to a walk-off single by Addison Blair in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the Spartans a 3-2 lead.

  UNCW baseball’s season comes to an end with loss to Tennessee

The Seahawks fell to Tennessee, 10-3, Satuday in an elimination game at the NCAA Chapel Hill Regional at Boshamer Stadium.

Holly Springs blanks the Wilmington Sharks

The Holly Springs Salamanders shutout the Wilmington Sharks, 8-0, at Buck Hardee Field on Friday night.

Tar Heels score two runs in the 9th to beat Diamond Hawks in NCAA regional

North Carolina rallied with a pair of runs in the bottom of the ninth to beat UNCW, 7-6, in the opening game of the Chapel Hill Regional on Friday at Boshamer Stadium.

New Hanover and Hoggard state championship series schedule changes

New Hanover and Hoggard state championship series schedule changes

  Wilmington Sharks fall to Fayetteville in home opener

The Fayetteville SwampDogs spoiled Wilmington’s season opener beating the Sharks, 7-2, at Buck Hardee Field on Thursday.

  Hoggard and New Hanover ready for state championship series

For the New Hanover baseball and the Hoggard softball teams state championships series begin Friday.

UNCW’s Devontae Cacok to work out for Charlotte Hornets

UNCW basketball player Devontae Cacok on of six players that will work out for the Charlotte Hornets on Friday, May 31.

UNCW’s Mark Scalf ready to face friends in NCAA regional

UNCW baseball coach Mark Scalf has create hundreds of friendships during his 28-year coaching career in Wilmington.

High school athletes try to beat the heat

High school athletes try to beat the heat

UNCW baseball to face North Carolina in Chapel Hill Regional

After becoming the first Colonial Athletic Association team in 16 years to win consecutive league tournament titles, UNCW’s baseball team gets to stay close to home in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

UNCW baseball captures 6th CAA championship with dramatic win over Elon

UNCW baseball is headed to the NCAA tournament after a win against Elon Sunday.

UNCW falls, CAA championship set for Sunday

UNCW fall 4-1 over elon on Saturday behind home runs from Adam Spurlin and Ty Adcock and a strong 6.2 innings effort from starter Dean McCarthy at Veterans Memorial Park.

New Hanover advances to third straight state championship series

The Wildcats punched their ticket to a 3rd straight title game Saturday night, after an extra inning walk off hit by senior Alex Sniffen to win the game 2 to 1 against D.H Conley.

  Josh Bonifay: His baseball life from batboy to the front office ("1on1 with Jon Evans” podcast)

He learned the game from a famous father and earned a chance to reach the major leagues. Baseball is a passion for Josh Bonifay. Now 20 years after playing for his “second father” at UNC Wilmington, Josh has a new role with the Phillies, helping young players chase their major league dreams.

UNCW baseball advances to CAA tournament championship game

Behind a stellar pitching performance from Zarion Sharpe and a pair of sixth-inning homers from Cole Weiss and Noah Bridges, fifth-seeded UNCW reached the title game of the CAA Baseball Championship for the fifth consecutive year after a 5-1 victory over #3 William & Mary on Friday night at Veterans

Lockwood Folly ready to host Women’s Southern Golf Association tournament

Some of the best women amateur golfers are headed to Brunswick County.

Trask High School hires football coach

Trask High School has hired a new football coach.

Former Wilmington Hammerheads host match for team founder

The Wilmington Hammerheads where back in town for at least one night playing a match for a good cause.

D.H. Conley beats New Hanover to for third and final game

The D.H. Conley baseball team beat New Hanover, 10-0, in game two of the 3A East Final in Greenville on Thursday.

UNCW baseball downs No. 1-seeded Elon

Sophomore Landen Roupp tied his career-high with 11 strikeouts as UNCW sailed past top-seeded Elon, 8-3, on Thursday at the Colonial Athletic Association tournament at Veterans Memorial Park.

Hoggard softball punches ticket to state championship series

The Hoggard High School softball team scored four unanswered runs to beat Heritage, 4-3, in eight innings in game two of the 4A East Final on Thursday night.

NC State gives women’s hoops coach Wes Moore 6-year deal

North Carolina State has given women's basketball coach Wes Moore a new six-year contract.

Hornet’s Kemba Walker named All-NBA Third Team

The NBA named Charlotte Hornets All-Star guard Kemba Walker and All-NBA Third Team for the 2018-2019 season.

  New Hanover’s Walston named Gatorade N.C. Baseball Player of the Year

New Hanover High School standout Blake Walston has been named the Gatorade Baseball Player of the Year.

Hoggard High School’s Jesse Mathis named WECT Athlete of the Week

Hoggard High School’s Jesse Mathis is this week’s WECT Athlete of the Week.

  Deep playoff run not too much for youthful Hoggard softball team

The Hoggard High School softball team is one win away from playing for its first state championship since 2001.

  UNCW baseball advances in CAA baseball tournament

No. 5-seeded UNCW scored two runs with two out in the 11th inning to beat No. 4 Northeastern, 8-6, in the Colonial Athletic Association tournament Wednesday at Veterans Memorial Park.

  High school East Finals scoreboard

High school East Finals scoreboard

  Blake Walston’s no-hitter leads New Hanover past D.H. Conley

New Hanover High School ace Blake Walston pitched a no-hitter to help lead the Wildcats past D.H. Conley, 5-0, in Game 1 of the 3A East Regional baseball finals Tuesday at Buck Hardee Field.

  UNCW’s Greg Jones named CAA player of the year

The Colonial Athletic Association named UNCW shortstop Greg Jones the Bill Brooks player of the year in a vote by the league’s coaches.

  Coastal Christian hosts signing day for four athletes

Tuesday was a day more than four years in the making for a quartet of student-athletes at Coastal Christian High School.

  Wilmington Hammerheads to host reunion match Friday

The Wilmington Hammerheads will host their second reunion soccer match Friday at Legion Stadium at 7 p.m.

  Hoggard High School hosts signing day event

Monday fourteen student-athletes at Hoggard High School signed their letters of intent.

  UNCW track and field standout gearing up for regionals

UNCW junior E.J. Green will run the 400-meter hurdles in the NCAA track and field preliminaries May 23.