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Barth brothers to hold free kicking camp; Wil Baumann named to watch list for national award
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:10pm.

videoConnor and Casey Barth will hold a free football kicking camp in Wilmington on Sunday afternoon at Hoggard High School. Wil Baumann, another former Hoggard football standout, made a prestigious list on Wednesday that will put the NC State punter in contention for the national punter of the year award. Plus more!

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Digging deeper for high school state playoffs; CAA Baseball Championship starts on Wednesday
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 11:37pm.

videoA handful of high school teams remain in contention for the state playoffs. There will be a full slate of playoff action on Tuesday. The CAA Baseball Championship returns to Wilmington after a two year absence. The tournament starts on Wednesday at UNCW's Brooks Field. Plus more!

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Panthers DE Hardy has bond set at $17,000
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/14/2014 - 10:06am.

A Charlotte Mecklenburg County judge has set bond for Greg Hardy at $17,000 one day after the Carolina Panthers' Pro Bowl defensive end was arrested on charges of assault on a female and communicating threats.

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Jermaine Jones headed to NY for rookie mini-camp with New York Jets
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 05/12/2014 - 4:41pm.

video2009 New Hanover High graduate Jermaine Jones had to walk-on for football at St. Augustine's University in Raleigh. He's now about to fly to New York for a rookie mini-camp tryout with the New York Jets. We have reaction from Jermaine Jones as his path to the NFL takes flight.

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Weekend sports update: Hammerheads win, state track title for North Brunswick + more
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 05/11/2014 - 9:29pm.

North Brunswick's boys track & field team won the 2-A state title over the weekend. The Wilmington Hammerheads won their second game of the season. Former New Hanover football standout Jermaine Jones is headed to New York for a tryout with the Jets + news and results involving UNCW sports.

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Barth medically cleared for Tampa Bay
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 04/08/2014 - 10:42pm.

videoConnor Barth missed the entire NFL 2013 season after suffering a torn Achilles tendon while playing in a charity basketball game in Wilmington. Barth’s injury was the first in a series of unfortunate events for Tampa Bay kickers last season. The former Hoggard kicker has now been medically cleared to play.

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Jermaine Jones gets chance to shine in front of NFL scouts at NC State
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 11:00pm.

videoCarter-Finley Stadium was the place to be on Monday if you wanted to see one of the best three-sport athletes to come out of New Hanover High School in recent memory. Jermaine Jones is a speedy wide receiver out of St. Augustine's in Raleigh. In fact Jones is one of the fastest guys you'll ever see on a football field. He hopes his speed will catch the attention of NFL scouts.

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Agent: Panthers WR Smith done in Carolina
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 12:27pm.

The agent for wide receiver Steve Smith says the five-time Pro Bowl selection has played his final snap for the Carolina Panthers.

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Jay Ross to be named head coach of Wilmington Tigers
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:58pm.

videoIt appears the NFL career for Wilmington's Jay Ross has been put on hold. The New Hanover High alum will return to the football sideline this summer as the head coach of the Wilmington Tigers semi-pro football team. A news conference will be held on Friday to formally introduce Ross as the new head coach of the Tigers.

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Seahawks dominate Super Bowl XLVIII
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 02/02/2014 - 9:56pm.

Dominant performance in all aspects of the game. That sums up Seattle's 43-8 victory on Sunday over Denver. The Seahawks claim Super Bowl XLVIII. It's the first world title in franchise history for Seattle.

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