Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame
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Dr. James Dineen buried today; third inductee of Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame to die this summer
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:46pm.

videoDr. James Dineen was a sports medicine pioneer. He was inducted into the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame in 2012. Dineen was buried Friday morning in Wilmington. He was 92.

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Hoss Ellington dies after lengthy illness
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 05/31/2014 - 7:01pm.

Hoss Ellington was inducted into the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame in 2008. He's now the second inductee of the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame to die this month. 2010 inductee Joe Miller passed away earlier this month.

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Brett Blizzard & Craig Callahan in Italian playoffs
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 05/05/2014 - 10:56pm.

videoBrett Blizzard and Craig Callahan are synonymous with UNCW basketball. Ironically, this week they're having to face each other as opponents in the playoffs in Italy. They were Seahawk teammates for four seasons during the golden years at Trask Coliseum, but this week they're friendly competitors. Plus more!

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Hoggard ends Laney's season in baseball
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 05/05/2014 - 10:50pm.

videoIn 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!

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Benton, Boyd, Lane & Crumpler enter Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 05/04/2014 - 10:54pm.

videoThe Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame as of Sunday has four more members. That makes a grand total of 40. The new class includes the late Bob Boyd, Ricky Benton, Calvin Lane and Alge Crumpler.

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Brett Blizzard update; Hammerheads preview; Crumpler returns to Wilmington & more!
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 04/30/2014 - 10:57pm.

videoFormer NFL tight end Alge Crumpler will be returning to Wilmington this weekend. The New Hanover High graduate heads this year's induction class for the 2014 Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame. On Wednesday we addressed the home scoring drought for the Wilmington Hammerheads. On Wednesday the NCHSSA adopted new guidelines concerning the mercy rule for high school football and basketball. Plus more including a Blizzard/Callahan matchup in Italy!

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Alge Crumpler headlines 2014 class for Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/05/2014 - 2:12pm.

videoOn Sunday, May 4, the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame will welcome the 2014 inductees into membership at their annual banquet at the Burney Center on the campus of UNCW. The Reception and Silent Auction will begin at 5 p.m. followed by the induction ceremony and dinner at 6:30 p.m. The annual golf tournament will be held Saturday, May 3.

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Bryan Bros. pairing up for charity benefit extravaganza this weekend
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 12:41pm.

video Two tennis greats are pairing up to headline a big event at UNCW's Trask Coliseum this Sunday, and it's all in the name of charity. Bob and Mike Bryan, the world's top ranked doubles team, are playing an exhibition to benefit several non-profit groups.

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WWAY's Sunday night sports - May 5
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 10:29pm.

videoKenny Gattison, Glenn Sasser, Maggie Will and the late Thell Overman were inducted into the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame on Sunday night. Thirsty Thursday will return to the Shark Tank this summer. It's not just a Thursday "thing" anymore. The PGA Tour made a stop in Charlotte this week. Plus more!

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Hall of Fame class for 2013 announced
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 02/05/2013 - 6:08pm.

Kenny Gattison, Thell Overman, Glenn Sasser and Maggie Will will be inducted into the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame in May on the campus of UNC Wilmington.

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