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Wilmington NC Sports

Monday night hoops: Wallace edges Trask in dramatic finish & North Brunswick sweeps WCA

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videoTrask defeated Wallace-Rose Hill by one point last week in boys basketball. On Monday the two teams squared off. Once again, it was close and we stuck around for the dramatic finish. North Brunswick has never lost to Wilmington Christian in either boys or girls basketball, but the Patriots certainly gave the Scorpions a run for their money on Monday. Full story...
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Seahawks tame Tigers in front of large crowd at Trask

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It kinda felt like the glory days at UNCW's Trask Coliseum on Saturday night. In front of 4,568 fans the UNCW Seahawks edged the Towson Tigers to move UNCW into a first place tie in the CAA. Reminder, the Kevin Keatts Show will air on WWAY Sunday morning at 11:30. Full story...
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WWAY's Full Court Press - Jan. 23

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videoIt was colorful. It was different. On Friday's Full Court Press the entire West Brunswick boys basketball team joined us live in the WWAY studio. The Trojans are now 18-0 on the season. They accepted our invitation for their special live appearance, but the invite hinged on West Brunswick beating Laney on Friday night in Buctown. We also featured victories from Hoggard, Ashley, Whiteville and Northside along with boys and girls action from Harrells-Cape Fear Academy. Full story...
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Jeff Turner named Ashley head football coach

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videoHoggard's loss is Ashley's gain. Hoggard defensive coordinator Jeff Turner was officially named head football coach on Friday at Ashley High School. Turner tells WWAY he's excited about building a program. It's a challenge he's willing to tackle, but he knows the results won't happen overnight. Full story...
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Chancellor: UNCW track discontinuation is final

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video At a UNCW board of trustees meeting, Interim Chancellor William Sederburg announced the discontinuation of the track program at UNCW is final. This announcement comes after meetings and fundraisers with supporters of the track program. Full story...
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UNCW women snap 3 game skid; South Columbus sweeps West Columbus

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videoThe UNCW women's basketball team had one of their better efforts of the season on Thursday night. The Seahawks held off Elon at Trask Coliseum. In high school basketball we showcased the South Columbus-West Columbus doubleheader. South won both games, but it appears senior standout Leroy Miller may be out for the season with a shoulder injury. Full story...
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Ashley High to name Jeff Turner as new head football coach on Friday

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video2014 was a season to forget for the Ashley High School football team. The Screaming Eagles did not win a game. Two weeks ago head coach Mike Propst stepped down. It didn't take long for Ashley to find a replacement for Propst. The Screaming Eagles will introduce Jeff Turner as their new head football coach on Friday morning. Turner is currently the defensive coordinator at Hoggard. Full story...
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2 ex-UNC athletes sue school, NCAA over academic failures

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Two former University of North Carolina athletes have filed a lawsuit against the school and the NCAA, saying neither is doing enough to ensure athletes receive a quality education. Full story...
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Jeff Gordon to retire as full-time driver after 2015 season

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Four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon says he will retire as a full-time driver after 2015 season. Full story...
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UNCW now 3-0 in overtime this season; 5-2 in CAA after victory over Charleston

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videoThe UNCW Seahawks overcame a season-low 25.8 percent shooting by forcing 20 turnovers to turn back rival College of Charleston, 58-56, in overtime to remain near the top of the Colonial Athletic Association regular season standings. The clutch road win kept UNCW perfect in three overtime games this season. Full story...
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