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Burgaw Belles capture Dixie World Series title
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 08/07/2014 - 11:14pm.

videoThe Burgaw Belles traveled all the way to Louisiana in order to compete against a slew of state champion softball teams. In the finals the girls from Burgaw had to face Louisiana. As it turns out Burgaw won 12-7 on Thursday afternoon to capture the Dixie Belles World Series title.

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West Columbus basketball coach Michael Powell stays put; Ashley football set for take off
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 08/06/2014 - 10:54pm.

videoMike Propst is the new Ashley head football coach, but he's certainly no stranger to being a head coach. On Wednesday we checked out football practice at Ashley High School. In basketball news veteran head coach Michael Powell won't be leaving West Columbus for arch-rival East Columbus. Plus more!

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Rust holding back NFL's Jonathan Cooper?
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 08/05/2014 - 10:47pm.

videoFormer Hoggard Viking offensive lineman Jonathan Cooper missed his entire rookie season with the Arizona Cardinals after breaking his leg in a preseason game last August. Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians earlier this week said Cooper needs to shake off the rust. Cooper even admitted his level of play is not where it needs to be. Click the play video icon for a profile and the latest info on the Wilmington resident. Plus, the Burgaw Dixie Belles are rolling in Louisiana!

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Wilmington Waves win national title in hoops; update on Hoggard coach Scott Braswell & more
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 08/04/2014 - 10:31pm.

videoThe Wilmington Waves 7th grade basketball team captured a national title for travel basketbal in Myrtle Beach. Hoggard football coach Scott Braswell is back in Wilmington. The 2014 baseball season is now over for the Wilmington Sharks. The playoffs will start on Wednesday, but the Sharks won't be included.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - August 8
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 08/08/2012 - 10:42pm.

video On Wednesday night two of the Post 10 baseball players showed off their singing skills for us. They say their "chants" were an integral part of their recent state title.... We also provided an update on the Burgaw Dixie Belles state champion softball team. Unfortunately the local squad didn't get the outcome they were hoping for on Wednesday... Plus more!

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - August 7
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 08/07/2012 - 10:31pm.

On Tuesday night we checked out baseball practice in Wilmington for the state champion Post 10 squad. Their next mission is to claim the regional crown.... On Tuesday we also provided an update on the Pender Dixie Youth softball squad. They're just one win away from a Dixie World Series title.... We also provided a front row seat at Tuesday's BB&T Football Jamboree luncheon.... Plus more !

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WWAY's Monday night sports - August 6
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 08/06/2012 - 10:34pm.

video On Monday night we checked out the "Orange-Black" scrimmage at Legion Stadium. New Hanover High looked sharp just four nights before Friday's BB&T Jamboree... Pender County native Donnell Holmes won a pro bout over the weekend, but just barely.... The Pender Dixie Belles are undefeated after four games at the Dixie Youth World Series.... Plus more !

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Burgaw Ponytails honored for Dixie World Series win
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 08/08/2011 - 10:13pm.

A Pender County softball team is honored for their Dixie Youth World Series title Monday night in Burgaw. The Burgaw Ponytails captured the Dixie Youth World Series title last week in Louisiana. Burgaw beat Florida 2-1 in the championship game.

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