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Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 08/06/2014 - 10:54pm.READ MORE:
Mike 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! Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/16/2014 - 10:39pm.READ MORE:
It didn't take long for East Columbus High to name a new head football coach. Rocky Lewis, son of legendary Clinton head coach Bob Lewis, will take over the Gators. The Wilmington Sharks lost on the road on Wednesday, but they'll be back at home on Thursday for a doubleheader. Plus more! Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 07/15/2014 - 10:44pm.READ MORE:
Michael Powell is the dean of high school basketball coaches in our region. He's been the head boys basketball coach for 27 years at West Columbus High School. Powell has been reassigned to rival East Columbus, but Powell may not accept the assignment. Powell may opt to retire instead. Chris Haney has resigned as the head football coach at East Columbus High School in order to go back to Ashley High. Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 06/30/2014 - 10:32pm.READ MORE:
As mentioned last week on WWAY Laney football & basketball standout Tariq Lane will not be returning to Buctown when school starts back. Lane has decided to move to Charlotte. Lane will also re-classify, which will add another year of high school eligibility to one of the most electrifying athletes in Wilmington. Plus, two local high school baseball coaches have decided to put away their baseball caps for good. Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 06/23/2014 - 10:37pm.READ MORE:
Day one of the Fred Lynch Invitational is complete. Six different venues are being used in New Hanover County to showcase this three day high school basketball summer event. Our coverage includes Quate McKinzie's return in a Pender High uniform. Earlier this month McKinzie received his first college scholarship offer from UNCW's Kevin Keatts. Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 05/20/2014 - 10:35pm.READ MORE:
On Tuesday night we checked out third round state playoff action from around the region. Several local high school teams are starting to get extremely close to state championship appearances later this month. Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 10:42pm.READ MORE:
On Monday the Whiteville baseball team defeated West Columbus at Legion Stadium. We had game highlights along with baseball action from Ashley/Laney and softball action from East Columbus/South Columbus. Plus more! Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 03/07/2014 - 11:52pm.READ MORE:
The fourth season for Buzz Peterson as the UNCW men's basketball coach ended on Friday night. The Seahawks had a late lead against Hofstra, but UNCW wasn't able to hold on at the CAA Tournament. The season also ended for the East Columbus girls basketball team on Friday. CFCC & BCC will meet in the Region X title game on Saturday. Plus more! Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 03/05/2014 - 11:33pm.READ MORE:
On Wednesday night WWAY made the trip to Fayetteville in order to follow the state title hopes for the West Brunswick boys basketball team and the East Bladen girls. Unfortunately the season ended for both of our local squads. Check out our game coverage. Plus more! Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/04/2014 - 11:48pm.READ MORE:
On Tuesday we checked out practice at Trask Coliseum. Buzz Peterson and the UNCW Seahawks need to win four games over a four day stretch to earn a bid to the NCAA Tournament. The odds are against the Seahawks, but stranger things have happened. The UNCW baseball team lost the final game of their west coast trip. On Tuesday we showcased former Hoggard pitcher Bryan Sammons. The lefty beat Clemson in his first career start. Regional play is underway for high school basketball. Check out our preview. Plus more. Full story...