Cari Blalock
New Hanover grad wraps up collegiate swimming career at the NCAA's
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 03/21/2014 - 5:31pm.

videoNew Hanover graduate Cari Blalock will make her final splash in the pool for the North Carolina Tar Heels this weekend at the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championship. This is Blalock's 16th year of competitive swimming. In a way she's never been so close to the finish line.

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Blalock leads UNC to 2nd at ACC meet
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/22/2014 - 8:26pm.

New Hanover High graduate Cari Blalock continues to rack up points for the North Carolina Tar Heels at the ACC Women's Swimming & Diving Championship. Blalock finished in second place in the 200 women’s butterfly on Saturday night in Greensboro. As a team UNC finished second, behind Virginia. On Friday the Wilmington resident captured first place in the 400 individual medley.

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WWAY's Full Court Press - Feb. 21
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/22/2014 - 12:31am.

videoIt was a "Wildcat" type of night in basketball in the Mideastern Conference. Both the New Hanover boys and girls won tournament titles on Friday. In the Four County Conference East Bladen captured the girls title. Clinton won the boys title. We had highlights and post-game reaction from all four games on the Full Court Press. Check it out. It was a "Wildcat" type of night for former New Hanover swimmer Cari Blalock. Blalock won an event at the ACC Swimming & Diving Championship on Friday. Plus more!

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - Feb 20
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 11:57pm.

videoConference tournament play is winding down all around the region. On Thursday we had highlights from the East Central Conference, Four County Conference and Mideastern Conference. The losing skid for the UNCW women's basketball continues. North Carolina came from behind to beat Duke in men's college hoops. Charges against former New Hanover football standout Trevon Brown may be dropped. Plus more!

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - February 19
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 02/19/2014 - 11:18pm.

videoWednesday was a full night for boys high school hoops on WWAY. We had tournament coverage from the Four County Conference and the Mideastern Conference. On top of that we started speculating about the replacement for South Columbus football coach Jake Fonvielle. He turned in his resignation on Wednesday morning.

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - August 1
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 08/01/2013 - 9:47pm.

videoWilmington's Cari Blalock finished in 4th place at the US Open Swimming Championships on Thursday. This was the first day of official high school football practice all across the state. The Wilmington Sharks clinched a playoff spot of Thursday. WWAY Full Court Press co-host Brett Blizzard represented North Carolina as a starter in Thursday's all-star basketball game in Washington, D.C. Plus more!

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - April 4
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 04/04/2013 - 10:19pm.

videoOn Thursday UNCW head basketball coach Buzz Peterson gave a quick glimpse on the future of his Seahawk squad. Brett Blizzard will be taking his coaching talent to Atlanta this weekend. We checked out Blizzard's team. On Thursday former UNCW & Rutgers guard Tyree Graham provided insight on Mike Rice's coaching style during practices at Rutgers. Plus more!

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Cari Blalock named ACC swimmer of the year
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 04/04/2013 - 4:04pm.

videoWilmington resident Cari Blalock has been named the female swimmer of the year in the ACC. Blalock is a junior at UNC Chapel Hill. Blalock graduated from New Hanover High School in 2010.

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Cari Blalock caps NCAA's with 3rd place finish
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 03/23/2013 - 7:57pm.

Wilmington's Cari Blalock came within inches of a first place finish on Saturday night at the NCAA Women's Swimming & Diving Championship in Indianapolis. The UNC junior placed third in the nation in the 200 butterfly.

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WWAY's Friday night sports - March 22
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 03/22/2013 - 10:58pm.

Friday was a day of upsets in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. NC State's loss on Friday wasn't necessarily an upset, but Wolfpack fans are upset with the result nonetheless. Duke & UNC did manage to win on Friday. The UNCW baseball team swept a doubleheader and Wilmington's Cari Blalock continues to be impressive in the pool. Plus more!

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