Wilmington NC Sports
State title game awaits winner of Friday's Hoggard-New Bern showdown
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 12/03/2014 - 11:37pm.

videoThe Hoggard Vikings will hit the road on Friday to face the New Bern Bears in the eastern title game for 4-A football. Both teams enter the game undefeated. The winner will advance to the state finals on Friday, December 12.

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Seahawks soar to record breaking victory in home opener
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 12/03/2014 - 11:16pm.

videoFormer New Hanover Wildcat basketball standout Freddie Jackson has been waiting to have a career night. He didn't wait long. Jackson scored a career high 33 points on Wednesday night in the 2014-15 home opener for the UNCW Seahawks. Jackson blistered the nets, but he wasn't alone against St. Andrews.

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Home opener tonight for Seahawk men
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 12/03/2014 - 12:35am.

After a four-game road swing to launch the new season, the UNCW men’s basketball team is anxious to suit up tonight at Trask Coliseum for the 2014-15 home opener against St. Andrews. Game time is set for 7 p.m.

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High school hoops: Hoggard boys beat Trask, Pender boys nip Laney, CFA girls win in ot
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:27pm.

videoTuesday is typically a full night for high school hoops. We had game action from Rocky Point. It was the first meeting ever in basketball between Trask and Hoggard. In Buctown the Pender boys edged Laney with a come from behind win. We checked out an overtime affair between Cape Fear Academy and Coastal Christian. We had UNCW women's basketball action too.

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Former Hoggard punter Wil Baumann named first team All-ACC
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:58pm.

videoNC State senior punter Wil Baumann was named an All-ACC first-team selection on Monday. Baumann, a four year starter for the Wolfpack, set the NC State career marks for most punts and punting yards during his senior season. Baumann is a graduate of Wilmington's Hoggard High School.

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The South Columbus connection from Saturday's NC State-UNC football game
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:44pm.

videoTwo South Columbus graduates played a hand in the outcome of Saturday's NC State-UNC football game. Check out our coverage from Chapel Hill featuring Pharoah McKever and Ethan Farmer. We also have McKever's reaction on his first collegiate sack.

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Connor Barth & Peyton Manning reflect on Barth's Denver debut
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:42pm.

videoWilmington native Connor Barth hadn't made a kick in the NFL since 2012 due to an injury that forced the Hoggard graduate to miss the entire 2013 football season. On Sunday Denver defeated Kansas City 29-16. Connor Barth made all five of his field goal attempts in his season debut. See what Barth & Peyton Manning had to say about Barth's Denver debut.

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Laney-WWAY Invitational day 2 recap
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 11/29/2014 - 9:46pm.

videoThe Laney-WWAY Invitational is over. The two day holiday basketball event wrapped up on Saturday night in Buctown.

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WWAY's 5th Quarter - November 28
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 11/29/2014 - 12:03am.

videoRound 3 high school football state playoff action is complete. Hoggard will be moving onto the east finals after an impressive, but close win over Scotland County. Whiteville was knocked out of the 1-AA state playoffs on Friday after leading at the half against Swain County. Plus more including scores, highlights and state playoff matchups for next week!

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Laney-WWAY Invitational day 1 recap
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 11/28/2014 - 11:55pm.

videoThe first day of the Laney-WWAY Invitational is over. It's a high school basketball event that will run over a two day period. Check out our game highlights from the first day of play.

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