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Keith Rendleman
Keith Rendleman to play for Hornets in NBA Summer League
Former UNCW basketball standout Keith Rendleman will suit up for the Charlotte Hornets in the Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League in early July. Rendleman graduated from UNCW in 2013. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 7:37pm
New Hanover High tight end has committed to play at the University of Georgia.
New Hanover tight end Garrett Walston commits to Georgia
New Hanover High tight end Garrett decided he would pass on the Tar Heels and the Wolfpack; instead, the rising senior is headed to Georgia to play college football. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 3:52pm
Jerry Wainwright Fresno State
Jerry Wainwright reflects on his return to coaching; reunites with Rodney Terry
Jerry Wainwright has decided to return to coaching after a full year off from basketball. Wainwright is heading back to Fresno State. We have his reaction on his return to the Bulldogs where he'll be Rodney Terry's associate head coach. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 11:46pm
Blake Taylor
Blake Taylor captures CPGA Junior Championship title in Myrtle Beach
Blake Taylor is having quite the summer on golf courses throughout the Carolinas. The Atkinson resident qualified for a national tournament over the weekend after his victory in the Carolinas PGA Junior Championship in Myrtle Beach. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:35pm
George Diab
Former WWAY GM, UNCW Hall of Famer George Diab dies at 91
George Diab died peacefully at his Wilmington home at the age of 91. One of the five original members of the Seahawk Club, Diab held the group’s first fundraising kickoff campaign at his home and through his affiliation with WWAY-TV, the first scholarship pledge to the program was established. Sun, 06/28/2015 - 11:59pm
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Were you at the Shark Tank when Kris Bryant hit a home run in 2012?
Happy Anniversary Kris Bryant. It's been 3 years to the day since Kris Bryant hit his first and only home run in the Port City. Bryant is currently the face of the Chicago Cubs. Fri, 06/26/2015 - 11:46pm
John Parke picked up his third win of the season on Friday. That is a team high for the Wilmington Sharks.
Sharks score 15; more than enough for a Wilmington win
Double digit runs is always a good thing for a baseball team. The Wilmington Sharks did that on Friday, and then some. The Sharks beat the Holly Springs Salamanders at Buck Hardee Field. Fri, 06/26/2015 - 10:45pm
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Charlotte Hornets select Frank Kaminsky in NBA Draft
The Charlotte Hornets selected Wisconsin power forward Frank Kaminsky with the ninth overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft. Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:26pm