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Will he ever play for UNCW?  Major League Baseball appears to be the likely landing spot.
UNCW baseball signee has a career night, but will E.J. Jenkins end up being 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 due to his Major League Baseball potential. Some say Jenkins may be a first round pick. 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
UNCW was close, along with Kentucky.
Whiteville’s Shaun Kirk signs with NC State Wolfpack
The possibility of playing basketball at the University of Kentucky was appealing to Whiteville's Shaun Kirk, but apparently not enough. The Whiteville basketball standout signed with NC State on Wednesday. Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:48pm
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Seahawks top Camels, earn series split
Casey Golden had three hits and knocked in two runs while the UNCW bullpen combined to allow one run over 8.1 innings as UNCW stormed past Campbell, 9-4, on Wednesday at Jim Perry Stadium. Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:18pm
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Pro Football Hall of Famer honors East Bladen’s Abby Norris
Pro Football Hall of Famer Joe DeLamielleure recognized East Bladen student Abby Norrris on Wednesday to celebrate her achievement of being a finalist for the U.S. Army-Pro Football Hall of Fame Award for Excellence. Wed, 04/29/2015 - 12:51pm
Will Shaun Kirk attend Kentucky instead of NC State?
Whiteville’s Shaun Kirk now considering Kentucky; NC State still in the picture
Whiteville basketball standout Shaun Kirk made a verbal commitment to play basketball at NC State on Monday, but there's now confusion as to where Kirk will land. Tue, 04/28/2015 - 11:51pm