West Bladen High School
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East Bladen girls and West Bladen boys remain undefeated in basketball
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:48pm.

videoDespite the short distance teams from New Hanover County rarely travel to Bladen County to play basketball, but Ashley High did make the trip on Monday night in order to face East Bladen. We also made the trip in order to check out hoops from two different locations: Ashley vs. East Bladen and South Columbus vs. West Bladen.

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Four local teams advance in volleyball state playoffs; New Hanover wins league soccer title
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:43pm.

videoHoggard, Pender, South Columbus and Wilmington Christian all won state playoff volleyball games on Thursday night. Odds are we'll have at least one state champion from the area this year. On Thursday New Hanover won the boys soccer crown for the Mideastern Conference. We were there for that too. Plus, the Landfall Tradition tees off on Friday. Prior to the event we caught up with UNCW Seahawk golfer Kayla Thompson. The UNCW freshman is a graduate of West Bladen High.

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Trask, West Bladen barred from playoffs after fight
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 2:35pm.

videoThe North Carolina High School Athletic Association has confirmed that there were multiple ejections in last Friday night’s high school football game between West Bladen and Heide Trask.

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Trask & West Bladen await playoff fate
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 12:17am.

videoBoth West Bladen High and Trask High will likely be booted out of the football state playoff picture by the end of the week. Both teams likely see the handwriting on the wall due to a fight that occurred at Trask last Friday.

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'Meet the Seahawks' for UNCW basketball & head coach Kevin Keatts
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:27pm.

videoMedia Day, one of the long traditions in college basketball, took place on Wednesday for Kevin Keatts and the 2014-15 UNCW Seahawks. We were there in order to check out this year's team. Former South Columbus football standout Ethan Farmer says the UNC Tar Heel defense will continue to make progress. Former East Columbus football standout Joe Gore will have to sit out the next two games for the Clemson Tigers. Plus more sports!

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West Bladen Knights - Team of the Week
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:47pm.

videoOn Wednesday we honored the West Bladen Knights with our team of the week award. West Bladen is off to an impressive 4-1 start this season. The Knights defeated Union 50-21 last Friday.

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West Bladen to play tonight despite player's death
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:21pm.

West Bladen junior linebacker Lennon Lacy was found dead at a mobile home park in Bladen County this morning. The cause of his death has not yet been released.

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West Bladen out to improve on 5 win season
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:35pm.

videoFootball season is here. We want to remind you the 5th Quarter is the place to be every Friday night for gridiron coverage throughout the season. Football is not just a Friday thing at News Channel 3. We try to provide coverage on the other nights as well. On Tuesday night that included the West Bladen Knights.

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WWAY's 5th Quarter - August 15th
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 08/15/2014 - 11:26pm.

videoThe first 5th Quarter of 2014 is now in the books. On Friday we had coverage from all five scrimmages at the BB&T Jamboree at Legion Stadium in Wilmington. Plus, we had coverage from the Buddy Burney Memorial Jamboree in Bladen County.

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Hammerheads partner with Cape Fear Soccer Club; USA football clinic to be held at West Bladen on Saturday
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 06/27/2014 - 9:53pm.

videoWilmington Hammerheads FC has a new partnership with the largest youth club in our region. The Hammerheads are excited about the new partnership, but the players appear to be more focused on their next game. Wilmington will host Richmond at Legion Stadium on Saturday night. A free, one-day clinic that's designed to introduce children to football will be held at West Bladen High on Saturday morning. The clinic will feature Richard Howell, the assistant strength and conditioning coach for the Indianapolis Colts.

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