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Wilmington NC Sports

Topsail Baseball Team Heads to Greensboro for State Finals

Topsail High School will be playing in Greensboro when they face Cherryville for the state 1-A baseball title this weekend. Full story...

Hawks Eliminated from CAA Baseball Tournament

videoThe George Mason Patriots defeated UNCW Friday afternoon at Brooks Field 14-9. The loss eliminates UNCW from the CAA Baseball Tournament. Full story...

Local student named female athlete of the year

Pender High senior Jannetta Robinson earned the award for her outstanding athletic achievements during her high school career. Full story...

Stunned Tar Heels dwell on horrible performance against Kansas

Tyler Hansbrough heard the question over and over again as he sat at his locker: What went wrong? Full story...

Belmont not exactly predicting upset of Duke

The Belmont Bruins are facing Duke in the first round of the NCAA tournament, but it's not a new experience. Full story...

West Bladen basketball team attempts to make history

Tar Heel High School and Bladenboro High School consolidated a few years ago to create West Bladen High School. That's the history lesson for the day. The history book in Bladen County could have a new chapter this weekend though as the West Bladen basketball team attempts to make history of their own. John Rendleman has our report.

Pender High School girls basketball team going for state 1-A title

The Cape Fear Region is rich in history in basketball. The tradition continues this Saturday when the Pender High School girls basketball team attempts to win the state 1-A title in Chapel Hill.

West Bladen Knights defeat South Brunswick Cougars

The West Bladen Knights defeated the South Brunswick Cougars Thursday night in the second round of the state basketball playoffs. Before we showcase the action we want to show the warm welcome WWAY received upon our arrival at West Bladen High School.

UNCW Seahawks have momentum

The regular season is not over yet for UNC Wilmington. But, if the CAA tournament started tomorrow -- and that is not the case -- then UNC Wilmington would be the # 2 seed with a 10-5 conference record. The hawks have a lot of momentum as well. UNCW is coming off a dramatic 75-73 victory on the road last Saturday against George Mason.

West Bladen boys' basketball sports 21-2 record

The West Bladen boys' basketball team deserves a little recognition. The team has a 21-2 record. West Bladen captured the regular season title of the Southeastern conference Tuesday night and their coach is truly a basketball legend. Ken Cross has 529 career victories. That's more than any other boys coach in the Cape Fear region.