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Wilmington Sharks

Topsail baseball team can't wait for 3-A state championship series; Sharks win 3rd in a row

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videoThe baseball season for Topsail High School will conclude this weekend in Zebulon. On our Tuesday night sports we showcased a close-up look at this year's Topsail baseball squad. In summer league baseball action the Wilmington Sharks won their third consecutive game on Tuesday. It was a come from behind victory over Fayetteville. Full story...
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Sharks win 2nd game in a row; O'Donnell named pitcher of the week

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videoIt only took one outing on the mound for Hoggard graduate Joe O'Donnell to earn pitcher of the week honors in the Coastal Plain League. O'Donnell was the winning pitcher in Wilmington's first win of the season on Saturday. Without O'Donnell on the mound the Sharks won their second game in a row on Monday. Plus more! Full story...
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O'Donnell & Linkous lead Sharks to first win of 2014; Hammerheads win, too

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Former North Brunswick baseball standout Steven Linkous had 3 hits on Saturday night for the Wilmington Sharks. Linkous was overshadowed though by the pitching performance of former Hoggard Viking Joe O'Donnell. In fact it was O'Donnell's season debut for the Sharks. O'Donnell recently finished his freshman season at NC State. Linkous just finished his sophomore season for UNCW. In soccer the Wilmington Hammerheads edged Charlotte 2-1 on Saturday. Full story...
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Update: Whiteville softball wins east title Friday; Whiteville baseball wins east title Saturday

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videoFriday night belonged to the Whiteville Wolfpack. The Whiteville Wolfpack softball team captured the 1-A East Championship. The Whiteville Wolfpack baseball team had to wait until Saturday, but they won the 1-A East Championship too! Both team are now state title bound. Full story...
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Signing day at Coastal Christian; Sharks now 0-3

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videoCoastal Christian High School held a signing ceremony on Thursday for four student athletes. We have a full report on that. In baseball the season is still young, but the Wilmington Sharks are winless after three games in the Coastal Plain League. Full story...
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Sharks lose home opener; dog wins over the crowd as bat boy; playoff wins for Whiteville

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videoDespite recent renovations to Buck Hardee Field "Titus" the dog stole the show between innings at the Shark Tank while performing his bat boy assignment during Wednesday's home opener for the Wilmington Sharks. Florence won in extra innings. The state playoff run for Whiteville High School keeps rolling on. Trask has a new head football coach. Plus more! Full story...
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State playoffs: Topsail baseball wins; Hoggard & Whiteville both bow out of soccer playoffs

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videoTwo local soccer squads both lost in overtime in the state playoffs on Tuesday night. The Topsail baseball team managed to avoid defeat though. Topsail is now just one victory away from being in the state championship series next week. Full story...
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Wilmington Sharks prepare for 2014 opener; meet the team & see renovations at Shark Tank

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videoOn Monday we checked out the first 2014 practice for the Wilmington Sharks. We had a chance to meet the players and coaches. The Wilmington Sharks open the CPL summer league baseball season on Tuesday in Florence. The Sharks home opener will be held just a day later. During our visit to Buck Hardee Field on Monday we also checked out the renovations, which are nearly complete. Full story...
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County approves plan for Buck Hardee Field improvements

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Without a word of discussion, Wilmington's Buck Hardee Field got one step closer to getting a makeover this morning during the New Hanover County Commission meeting. Full story...
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Wilmington Sharks unveil new logos

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videoThe new owners of the Wilmington Sharks baseball team have unveiled new logos for the summer league team. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - December 5

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videoFormer Laney Buccaneer Elijah Wilson has consistently been hitting double figures as a freshman for Coastal Carolina. We showcased Wilson on Thursday. The Wilmington Sharks have a new owner, general manager and head coach. WWAY has a new co-host for the Full Court Press. Plus more! Full story...
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Yankees minority owner buys Wilmington Sharks

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videoA minority owner of the New York Yankees has purchased the Wilmington Sharks. Peter Freund is also a partner in the Class-A Charleston (WV) RiverDogs. Full story...
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WWAY's Friday night sports - Dramatic win for Hammerheads, Sharks end season, Post 10 wins

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videoThe Wilmington Hammerheads had to win on Friday night to keep their playoff hopes alive. With seconds to spare the Hammerheads found the secret for success against Dayton with a hometown hero. Unfortunately the season came to a close on Friday night on the road for the Wilmington Sharks in Virginia. Wilmington Post 10 won on the baseball diamond on Friday though. Plus more! Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - August 8

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videoOn Thursday night we checked out baseball playoff action. The Wilmington Sharks had a chance to wrap up their first round series, but the Peninsula Pilots had different plans. Wilmington Post 10 was victorious though. Post 10 advances to the winner's bracket of the legion baseball regionals. Lori Beth Adams made a valiant effort, but the UNCW senior came up short at the U.S. Women's Amateur in Charleston. Plus more! Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - August 7

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videoThe Wilmington Sharks rallied on Wednesday night for a home playoff victory over the Peninsula Pilots. UNCW golfer Lori Beth Adams is still alive in the U.S. Women's Amateur in Charleston. Former UNCW Seahawk basketball standout Keith Rendleman is packing bags in order to head to Korea. Full story...
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