Wilmington couple put the mph and speed into softball; recently inducted into NC Softball Hall of Fame
In 1994 fastpitch softball became the standard thanks to a Wilmington couple who made it their mission to make a difference by eliminating the slow lofty pitch. In fact Judy and Buck O'Shields were both recently inducted into the NC Softball Hall of Fame. Sat, 08/09/2014 - 3:36am
Burgaw Belles capture Dixie World Series title
The 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. Fri, 08/08/2014 - 4:14am
Mideastern Conf. baseball & softball & more!
Mideastern Conference tournament action is starting to wind down for both baseball and softball. We checked out semi-final play on Tuesday night between New Hanover-Topsail & Hoggard-Ashley in baseball and Ashley-West Brunswick & Laney-Topsail in softball. Plus more! Wed, 05/07/2014 - 3:17am
Hoggard ends Laney’s season in baseball
In order to extend their season into the baseball state playoffs the Laney Buccaneers had to win the Mideastern Conference. As it turns out the Buccaneers lost in the opening round; thus, the season is now over for Laney baseball. Plus more! Tue, 05/06/2014 - 3:50am
It’s a hit – Wilmington Senior Softball season about to start
It's time to sign up for senior softball. The Wilmington Senior Softball Association is ready to spring forward with another year of "play ball". Mon, 03/10/2014 - 9:56pm
Wrestling, baseball-softball and squash make Olympics short list
Wrestling, squash and baseball-softball have made the IOC short list for inclusion in the 2020 Olympics. Wed, 05/29/2013 - 3:53pm
WWAY’s Tuesday night sports – April 16
On Tuesday the UNCW baseball team beat East Carolina for the second time this season. It's the first season sweep for UNCW over ECU since 2003. In high school sports we had game highlights from Ashley-Hoggard and West Brunswick-North Brunswick. Plus more! Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:32am
ONLY ON 3: Senior softball league founder honored
Phil Rose may be 83, but his spirit is younger than ever. He founded the Wilmington Senior Softball Association back in 1995. With 200 players now, it's hard to believe back then there were fewer than a dozen. Thu, 10/11/2012 - 5:42pm
Three injured in softball game shooting
A softball tournament at Robert Strange Park turned violent after a post-game brawl broke out. Sun, 09/16/2012 - 4:35pm
WWAY’s Monday night sports – August 6
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 ! Tue, 08/07/2012 - 3:34am