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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - July 31
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 10:20pm.

videoPost 10 needed a comeback in order to win the state title for legion baseball. The Wilmington based squad waited until the ninth inning, but that was enough to hold off Kernersville. Check out WWAY's coverage from Wilson! Pender High has a new girls head basketball coach. A Wilmington youth basketball team recently won a national title. Plus more!

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Wilmington Post 10 wins second straight state title
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 2:25pm.

videoA ninth inning rally led Wilmington Post 10 to its second straight state title this afternoon. It's the tenth state championship for Post 10.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - July 24
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/24/2013 - 10:53pm.

videoKeith Rendleman didn't hear his name called at last months's NBA Draft, but UNCW's all-time leading rebounder did hear his name called on Wednesday at the Korean Basketball League Draft. A former New Hanover Wildcat will have to sit out the upcoming football season at East Carolina. The Wilmington Sharks played more than nine innings on Wednesday. Plus more!

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - July 23
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 10:15pm.

videoThe schedule is set. Defending champion Wilmington Post 10 enters the North Carolina American Legion state tournament as the favorite this weekend in Wilson. Check out our feature on Post 10. It's now official, Chris Haney is the new head football coach at East Columbus High School. Plus more!

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WWAY's Sunday night sports - July 21
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 07/21/2013 - 10:06pm.

videoThe Wilmington Hammerheads desperately needed a win on Sunday afternoon, but the Pittsburgh Riverhounds proved to be stingy hosts. The Riverheads edged the Hammerheads 2-1. At the British Open Phil Mickelson won in comeback fashion on Sunday at Muirfeld. Former Laney Buccaneer Tamera Young led Chicago in scoring over the weekend in a WNBA game against New York. Plus more!

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WWAY's Friday night sports - July 19
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 9:46pm.

videoWeather turned out to be the big story on Friday night during the road soccer game for the Wilmington Hammerheads. The Wilmington Sharks earned a road win on Friday night over Columbia. The British Open is halfway over. Miguel Angel Jimenez has the lead. Tiger Woods is just one shot back. Plus more.

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - July 18
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 07/18/2013 - 9:42pm.

videoTampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schianno discusses Connor Barth's season ending injury on our sports on Thursday night. The Wilmington Sharks played their first home game since the death of equipment manager Kevin Cerasuolo. Tiger Woods is in the hunt after the first round of the British Open. Plus more!

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - July 17
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/17/2013 - 10:42pm.

videoConnor Barth will have to watch the 2013 NFL season from the sidelines or possibly from the comforts of home. Barth has been placed on the reserve/non-football injury list due to a tear of his right Achilles tendon. The Wilmington Sharks won on Wednesday night. The Sharks return home on Thursday for a doubleheader against Wilson. Plus more!

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - July 16; Trot Nixon takes youth baseball team to regionals
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 07/16/2013 - 9:46pm.

videoTrot Nixon no longer plays professional baseball, but he remains involved in baseball by coaching his youngest son's youth baseball team. Nixon's Supper Optimist squad will compete in the SE Regional starting this Thursday in Virginia. Wilmington Post 10 secured a spot in the state legion tournament with a playoff win on Tuesday over Whiteville Post 137. Plus more!

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WWAY's Monday night sports - July 15; Devoted Wilmington Sharks employee dies at ballpark
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 9:33pm.

videoMonday's baseball game at Buck Hardee Field was called off due to the death of Wilmington Sharks employee Kevin Cerasuolo. The death is under investigation, but it appears to be from natural causes. UNCW men's basketball coach Buzz Peterson is counting on recent transfer Addison Spruill to play a big part on the court for the Seahawks this season. Spruill recently fractured his right foot though. He'll be out at least 4-6 weeks. Plus more!

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