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Pharoah McKever excels in debut for NC State

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videoNC State defeated Old Dominion over the weekend in college football to improve to 2-0 on the season. Clearly, one of the difference makers on defense turned out to be a redshirt freshman who didn't even play in the Wolfpack season opener. On Monday on WWAY we showcased Pharoah McKever's college debut. McKever is a graduate of South Columbus High. Plus we have more football news on Mike Sheehan, Nick Napolitano and Jonathan Cooper! Full story...
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Ravens cut Ray Rice after latest video release

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video The Baltimore Ravens have released Ray Rice and the NFL has suspended the running back indefinitely over a domestic violence episode at an Atlantic City casino in February. Full story...
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NCAA lifts Penn State's postseason ban

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The NCAA has lifted the rest of the sanctions placed on Penn State for the Jerry Sandusky scandal, including immediately eliminating the postseason ban. Full story...
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Hammerheads clinch playoff spot; UNCW beats Wake Forest in soccer, ties Ohio State

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Despite a coaching change late in the regular season the Wilmington Hammerheads will be in the playoffs. The Hammerheads won on Friday against Dayton. The UNCW women's soccer team defeated Wake Forest on Friday. It was the first win ever for UNCW over Wake Forest in women's soccer. The UNCW men's soccer squad tied Ohio State. Full story...
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WWAY's 5th Quarter - September 5

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videoWeek 3 of the high school football season is complete. Check out Friday's 5th Quarter with John & Trot. The New Hanover-Hunt game had an exciting finish. That was also the case for Trask-West Columbus. Friday's 5th Quarter also featured an impressive flea flicker on Laney's first play from scrimmage. It resulted in a touchdown for the Bucs against Clinton. Plus, we showcased the baseball state championship ring ceremony in Whiteville, and even more! Full story...
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Wake Forest to sell beer, wine at football games

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Wake Forest says it will sell beer and wine at its football games this year. Full story...
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Home football opener for Wildcats tonight

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videoThe New Hanover High football team will get to strut their stuff in front of their home fans on Friday night at Legion Stadium. The Wildcats will host Hunt High School. There will be a lengthy tribute to the late Joe Miller prior to kickoff. Plus more. Full story...
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WNBA Finals in store for Wilmington's Tamera Young; Coult Culler to redshirt at NC State

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videoWilmington resident Tamera Young is definitely in uncharted territory. Her team earned a spot in the WNBA Finals on Wednesday night. The Laney graduate has been a staple in the Chicago starting lineup all season. Laney grad Coult Culler will likely sit out the 2014 college football season for NC State. Plus more! Full story...
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Hammerheads inch closer to playoffs with tie

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videoOrlando City was dubbed the 2014 USL PRO regular season champion following Wednesday night's scoreless draw against the Wilmington Hammerheads FC at Legion Stadium. The Hammerheads are still in pursuit of a playoff spot as they approach their final two matches of the regular season this weekend. Full story...
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Team of the Week - East Bladen

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videoAngry birds, they're not. The East Bladen Eagles prefer the dirty bird label. Regardless, East Bladen is this week's WWAY Farm Bureau Insurance at Mayfaire Team of the Week after beating the Whiteville Wolfpack last Friday. Full story...
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Fantasy football fever in Wilmington; drafts are over, season starts on Thursday

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videoFantasy football is the most popular fantasy sport. There will be millions playing nationwide over the next few months. Thousands are expected to play this season in the Wilmington area. In fact, bars in the Port City that typically don't cater to the sports crowd, are starting to cater to fantasy football players for draft night. After all, the start of the NFL regular season is just two nights away. Full story...
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4th tie this season for East Bladen soccer; AP high school football poll is out

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videoWe had high school soccer action from Bladen County on Tuesday night on WWAY between East Bladen and North Brunswick. The Eagles have only played six times this season. Four of the games ended in a deadlock. A handful of area football teams are ranked in the first AP high school football poll this season. Plus more! Full story...
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See Trevon Brown's first college touchdown

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videoTrevon Brown scored his first college touchdown on Saturday. The former New Hanover Wildcat caught a touchdown pass in the second half during East Carolina's decisive victory over NC Central. See the td for yourself! Full story...
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Wilmington's Tamera Young saves season for the WNBA Chicago Sky; plus UNCW socccer wins!

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videoFormer Laney High basketball standout Tamera Young saved the season for the WNBA Chicago Sky on Monday. Young made a basket that forced the game into overtime. Chicago ended up winning the playoff game in double overtime. Coincidentally, the UNCW men's soccer team also won in double overtime on Monday. Full story...
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NY Giants acquire former New Hanover Wildcat Nick Becton; plus more weekend sports!

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Former New Hanover Wildcat Nick Becton has a new home in the NFL. The New York Giants picked up Becton on Sunday. Former New Hanover Wildcat Trevon Brown scored his first college touchdown on Saturday. Plus more, including sports from UNCW and Cape Fear Community College. Full story...
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