To say Kerri Walsh Jennings has had a big part in helping increase the popularity of sand volleyball is probably an understatement. She and playing partner Misty May Treanor have combined to win the last three Olympic gold medals in the sport.
Play begins on Tuesday at the spring break baseball tourney at Ashley High School. Ashley, Hoggard, Laney and New Hanover will be joined by four baseball teams from outside our region. We have the complete schedule of play.
Mike Krzyzewski is headed to his 12th Final Four. That ties Krzyzewski with John Wooden for most all time, and it's one more than the late Dean Smith. Duke defeated Gonzaga on Sunday. The Blue Devils are now headed to Indianapolis for the Final Four.
Former Hoggard High School pitcher Joe O'Donnell earned his third win of the season for NC State on Sunday. The sophomore from Wilmington held Pittsburgh to one earned run in just over six innings on the mound for the Wolfpack.
A former Onslow County teacher and coach is heading to prison for child pornography.
New Hanover High will be playing in the championship game of the Ashley spring break baseball tournament on Thursday. We have the schedule of play for the third and final day of the event.
For the second night in a row the UNCW Seahawks defeated the UNCA Bulldogs at Brooks Field. The three game series will conclude Saturday afternoon in order for both teams to have Easter Sunday off.
A football coach says he was fired from his job at West Brunswick High School because he would not quit.