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Swimming

Four drownings this week have Brunswick Co. visitors on alert

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videoAnother drowning in Brunswick County yesterday brings the total this week to four. Randall Joyce drowned at Holden Beach after getting caught in a rip current with his family. The news has many tourists on edge. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Rip current rescue caught on camera

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videoCaught on camera ONLY ON 3, while WWAY's Holden Kurwicki was out at Fort Fisher today shooting video, lifeguards sprang into action. Full story...
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Pools open for Memorial Day weekend

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videoFamilies kicked off Memorial Day weekend with a splash Saturday. All three public pools around Wilmington opened their doors for the season. And the cooler than normal weather didn't keep kids from getting in the water. Full story...
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Wrightsville Beach makes surf and swim zone changes

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videoThe Wrightsville Beach Board of Aldermen voted 4-1 in favor of restricting swimmers 200 feet from both the Johnnie Mercer’s Pier and Crystal Pier Thursday night. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Film crew helps save two Carolina Beach swimmers

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videoSwirl Films, a local production company, put the cameras down Wednesday afternoon to help save two lives at Carolina Beach. Full story...
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Cari Blalock named ACC swimmer of the year

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videoWilmington resident Cari Blalock has been named the female swimmer of the year in the ACC. Blalock is a junior at UNC Chapel Hill. Blalock graduated from New Hanover High School in 2010. Full story...
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Cari Blalock caps NCAA's with 3rd place finish

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Wilmington's Cari Blalock came within inches of a first place finish on Saturday night at the NCAA Women's Swimming & Diving Championship in Indianapolis. The UNC junior placed third in the nation in the 200 butterfly. Full story...
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WWAY's Friday night sports - March 22

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Friday was a day of upsets in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. NC State's loss on Friday wasn't necessarily an upset, but Wolfpack fans are upset with the result nonetheless. Duke & UNC did manage to win on Friday. The UNCW baseball team swept a doubleheader and Wilmington's Cari Blalock continues to be impressive in the pool. Plus more! Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - March 21

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videoFormer New Hanover Wildcat swimmer Cari Blalock set an ACC record on Thursday when she finished in 10th place on Thursday in the 200 I.M. at the NCAA Women's Swimming & Diving Championship in Indianapolis. Davidson and NC A&T both lost on Thursday at NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. Plus more! Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - March 6

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videoThe UNCW women's basketball team played their final home game of the season on Wednesday at Trask Coliseum. The setback dropped UNCW's CAA record to 2-15. East Carolina has a new director of athletics. Jeff Compher is now the leader of the Pirate nation. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - Feb. 28

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videoOn Thursday the North Carolina Tar Heels picked up a key ACC road win over Clemson. Duke was not as fortunate. Coach K and the Blue Devils got bitten by the Cavaliers on Thursday night. Former Laney swimming standout Stephen Coetzer swam the second fastest 200 individual medley time in the history of NC State. The UNCW men's swim team appears to be locked in on another CAA title. Plus more! Full story...
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Cari Blalock wins another ACC swimming title

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videoFormer New Hanover Wildcat Cari Blalock snared an individual title on Friday night in the 400 women's individual medley at the ACC Swimming & Diving Championships. On Saturday night Blalock topped that off by winning the 200 women's butterfly. It's Blalock's second ACC title in as many nights. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - Feb. 7

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videoOn Thursday night Laney's Christian Caveness captured the state championship in the boys 100 butterfly at the 4-A state title swim meet in Cary. Check out our coverage from the meet. The UNCW women's basketball lost on the road against James Madison. It was the 8th consecutive loss for UNCW. Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Jan. 30

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videoOn Wednesday night we showcased NC State swimmer Stephen Coetzer on our sports segment on WWAY. This wasn't our first time featuring the former Laney standout. In fact we went down memory lane with the former Buccaneer who's now one of the top swimmers on the nationally ranked Wolfpack swim team. Full story...
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WWAY's Sunday night sports - Jan. 27 "Seadawgs on the move"

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videoThe Wilmington Seadawgs are on the move. The Dawgs will not be playing the 2013 season in downtown Wilmington at the Schwartz Center. We're going to let Brett Blizzard explain all you need to know about the new home of Wilmington's minor league basketball team. Plus more ! Full story...
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