Payton Rice prepares to pitch in Hampstead against Triton on May 18, 2016 (Photo John Rendleman/WWAY)
3 days ago
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What local teams are left in the baseball, soccer and softball state playoffs?

We have the schedule of play for the local high school teams that remain in the hunt for a state championship in baseball, soccer and softball.
Trask sprinter Desire Brown was named MVP of the 1-A state championship meet on May 20, 2016. Photo Bill Mercier
6 days ago
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Trask’s Desire Brown named MVP of 1-A state championship track meet

Trask sprinter Desire Brown won two individual events at the 1-A state championship meet on Friday in Greensboro.
Ramello Williams and the New Hanover Wildcats try to clamp down against Sanderson on Feb. 23, 2016. (Photo: John Rendleman/WWAY)
3 months ago
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First round recap for high school basketball state playoffs

The first round of the high school basketball state playoffs proved to be monumental for a handful of local basketball teams. Unfortunately some local squads saw their state title dreams come to an end on the first night of the playoffs
New Hanover's Accheaus Fields tries to score against Ashley on Feb. 9, 2016. (Photo: Rodney Williams)
3 months ago
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Basketball state playoffs set to begin Tuesday; pairings now official

The high school basketball state playoffs begin on Tuesday. The pairings and brackets are now set.
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5 months ago
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Initial draft for conference realignment is out from NCHSAA

The initial plan for realignment for the North Carolina High School Athletic Association schools is now out. Looks like there will be big changes for North Brunswick, Trask, Pender, East Bladen and West Bladen.
6 months ago
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Repeat state champs: Wallace-Rose Hill wins 1-AA football state title

Wearing all purple the Mitchell Mountaineers gave Wallace-Rose Hill a run for their money on Saturday afternoon, but Mitchell was no match for the Bulldogs.
6 months ago
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Laney to face South Mecklenburg in state soccer finals on Saturday

South Mecklenburg is in the NCHSAA finals for the first time since 1985. They are the highest scoring 4-A team in the state. Laney will be playing for the first time ever in the state finals.
6 months ago
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Laney edges New Hanover; Bucs advance to 4-A state soccer finals

This was simply unprecedented. Two Wilmington high schools went head to head on Tuesday for the right to advance to the state soccer finals. Laney gets to move on. The season ends for New Hanover.
6 months ago
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Will New Hanover be a 3-A school in 2017 for sports? Changes on the horizon

Can you believe New Hanover High School might drop down to a 3-A school in the near future? It could happen as soon as August of 2017 according to the NCHSAA.
7 months ago
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Pairings set for 2015 high school football state playoffs

The pairings are locked in for the 2015 high school football state playoffs. Several area schools have been awarded a home game for first round play. Some teams will have to open on the road. A few of our local football squads missed out on extending their season.