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WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — We’ve posted scores and notes from Wednesday’s high school action below. On our sports we featured softball and baseball from the Topsail-Swansboro. Click the video icon to check it out.
HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL
TOPSAIL BEAT SWANSBORO 9-5
PIRATES IMPROVE TO 11-2 ON THE SEASON
TRASK SHUTOUT PENDER 10-0
WEST BRUNSWICK BEAT HOGGARD 6-1
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL
TRASK DEFEATED TRASK 12-2
TOPSAIL BEAT SWANSBORO 15-7
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS SOCCER
EAST BLADEN SHUTOUT RED SPRINGS 10-0
PENDER AND TRASK PLAYED TO A 0-0 TIE
WHITEVILLE EDGED WEST BRUNSWICK 2-1
WEST COLUMBUS SHUTOUT ST. PAULS 9-0
ERICA SMITH HAD 4 GOALS
CHELSEA BRITT HAD 2 GOALS & 2 ASSISTS
Friday’s Whiteville-West Brunswick baseball game has been switched to Thursday, April 11.
Friday’s Topsail softball, soccer and baseball have been switched to Thursday, April 11.
Friday’s North Brunswick-South Brunswick baseball and softball have been switched to April 11.
Hoggard’s baseball and Ashley’s baseball has been switched to April 11 as well.
NEW YORK (AP) – Twenty-three players headed for the NFL will attend the draft on Aug. 25.
The league says Wednesday that four players from national champion Alabama will be on hand at Radio City Music Hall: tackle D.J. Fluker, running back Eddie Lacy, cornerback Dee Milliner, and guard Chance Warmack. Four players from Florida State – quarterback E.J. Manuel, defensive end Bjoern Werner, tackle Menelik Watson, and cornerback Xavier Rhodes also will attend.
All-Americans Werner, Warmack, Milliner, tackle Luke Joeckel of Oklahoma, receiver Tavon Austin of West Virginia and guard Jonathan Cooper of North Carolina will attend.
Kansas City has the first pick in the draft.
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WHITEVILLE, NC (WWAY) — There will be a Whiteville High alumni soccer game on Saturday, April 13 in Whiteville. Admission is $5 for adults. No charge for children. The fundraiser at the Whiteville soccer field is the senior project of Whiteville High student Brett Council, a four year member of the Whiteville soccer team. Proceeds benefit the Jason Council Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship to honor Brett’s younger brother, Jason Council.
All former Whiteville soccer players are encouraged to participate in the game. The cost to play is $20. The fee covers drinks and a t-shirt. Contact Brett Council at 640-8393 for more information.
Fight Cystic Fibrosis wristbands will be given to the first 50 fans who show up for Saturday’s fundraiser.