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Clark Cota
Topsail pitcher Clark Cota to shut it down
Topsail High School standout and UNCW baseball signee Clark Cota will not pitch any more this season for the Pirates. Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:45pm
Hoggard's Julian Blackburn threw a no-hitter against South Brunswick May 4, 2015.
Hoggard’s Blackburn no-hits South Brunswick
Hoggard pitcher Julian Blackburn threw a no-hitter on Monday against South Brunswick. Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:27pm
Tony Hudson
Hudson steps down as Pender football coach
Tony Hudson is out as head football coach at Pender High School. Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:17pm
UNCW outfielder Zach Shields (Source:
UNCW’s Shields named CAA baseball Player of the Week
UNCW junior outfielder Zach Shields was named Colonial Athletic Association Player-of-the-Week after helping the Seahawks to an impressive 4-1 record last week, including a sweep of a red-hot Delaware squad over the weekend Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:08pm
Will he ever play for UNCW?  Major League Baseball appears to be the likely landing spot.
Will baseball signee E.J. Jenkins end up a Seahawk?
West Columbus outfielder E.J. Jenkins signed with UNCW several months for college baseball, but there's a good chance he'll never see Brooks Field as a college player. Fri, 05/01/2015 - 11:53pm
The Vikings win the Mideastern Conference title
Hoggard claims Mideastern title in boys and girls lacrosse
Hoggard lacrosse has been dominant all season. On Thursday the boys team at Hoggard and the girls team both wrapped up the regular season with league titles. Thu, 04/30/2015 - 11:55pm
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Panthers pick a linebacker in round one of NFL Draft
The Carolina Panthers selected versatile linebacker Shaq Thompson from Washington with the No. 25 overall pick in the NFL draft. Thu, 04/30/2015 - 11:43pm
ECU Pirate Invasion at USS Battleship North Carolina
Ruffin McNeill calls Wilmington home at ECU greet and meet at the Battleship
When the Pirate Nation meets you can always find a lot of people wearing purple in order to sport East Carolina pride. That was the case Thursday at the Battleship North Carolina as ECU head coach Ruffin McNeill rolled into town. Thu, 04/30/2015 - 11:37pm