High School Basketball
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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 Monday night sports - February 17
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 11:50pm.

videoMonday marked the first day of tournament play in the Mideastern Conference for high school basketball. We had game highlights from all three first round games. We also made a stop in Bladen County to check out the showdown between East Bladen and West Bladen. UNCW ran into a hot shooting William & Mary squad on Monday night. Buzz Peterson's squad drops to 2-12 in the CAA. Plus more!

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WWAY's Full Court Press - Feb. 14
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:59pm.

videoFriday's Full Court Press featured a victory by Hoggard against West Brunswick in a battle for second place in the Mideastern Conference. We had basketball coverage from Ashley-Laney. Both games in Buctown came down to the wire. We checked out New Hanover-South Brunswick, Trask-Clinton & Pender-Wallace-Rose Hill. We even sneaked in college action too! We showcased UNCW-JMU in women's hoops and UNCW-VMI in college baseball.

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Changes & postponements for local sports
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 02/13/2014 - 3:55pm.

Due to the severe weather several local athletic events will be shifted until later this week. We've updated the posted changes for high school hoops and college basketball as well. This includes a postponement involving the UNCW men's basketball team and Duke-UNC.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - Feb. 11
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 5:33pm.

videoNow that the school record losing streak is over Buzz Peterson and the UNCW Seahawks look to move forward. The Seahawks will host the Northeastern Huskies on Wednesday night at Trask Coliseum. It's been a season of adversity for the Ashley girls basketball team, but the Screamin' Eagles keep on winning.

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Schools move up basketball games to Monday night
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 02/10/2014 - 1:10pm.

videoDue to the possibility of severe weather a handful of schools will be playing basketball games on Monday night to ensure the safety of their student-athletes and fans.

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Saturday high school basketball recap
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/08/2014 - 9:40pm.

Due to last week's ice and snow several high school basketball teams played on Saturday afternoon in order to make up their postponed games.

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WWAY's Full Court Press - Feb. 7
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/08/2014 - 12:03am.

videoFriday's Full Court Press featured a come from behind victory by New Hanover against West Brunswick in a battle of first place versus second place in the Mideastern Conference. We had basketball coverage from Hoggard-Laney, Topsail-South Brunswick, Trask-Midway, North Brunswick-Dixon and East Columbus-Red Springs too. We couldn't decide on the play of the week; therefore, we had two. Plus more!

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - Feb. 6
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 02/06/2014 - 11:48pm.

videoThe boys basketball team at Trinity Christian has a slew of players who'll likely play college basketball in the near future on the high division one level. NC State made offers to two of the Trinity players recently. UNC and Duke both have their eyes on Trinity players as well. Check out our game highlights from Trinity's victory on Thursday over the Coastal Christian boys.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - Feb. 4
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 02/04/2014 - 11:59pm.

videoOn Tuesday Laney, West Brunswick and Trask all participated in the state wrestling duals. We had highlights from Buctown. We also featured high school hoops as well. This included Ashley's sweep of Hoggard, Whiteville's win over West Columbus in boys basketball and West Bladen's victory over Pender. In football news Ashley head coach Tom Eanes has been named an assistant coach for the Shrine Bowl in December. Plus more!

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