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NCHSAA: No rule change for special athlete
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 08/10/2011 - 2:56pm.

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association says Brett Bowden can still lead the team onto the field, but only as a student manager or student coach. He will not be able to wear equipment.

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Panthers' Armanti Edwards could play more QB

The last thing Armanti Edwards was worried about as a rookie was throwing passes for the Carolina Panthers. His sole focus, he was told last season, was learning to play wide receiver and return punts, no easy task considering he played quarterback at Appalachian State. Full story...

Warrant obtained for arrest of Wake player

Melvin Tabb has been kicked off the Wake Forest basketball team, and the school says he is facing three criminal charges. Full story...
Two-A-Days: Topsail Pirates
Submitted by wway news on Tue, 08/09/2011 - 8:50pm.

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Two-A-Days: Trask Titans
Submitted by wway news on Tue, 08/09/2011 - 10:40pm.

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5th Quarter co-host Trot Nixon is guest speaker at BB&T Football Jamboree luncheon
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 08/09/2011 - 5:09pm.

videoThe 25th annual BB&T Football Jamboree kicks off at Legion Stadium in Wilmington Friday. All 10 head coaches got together Tuesday for a media luncheon. WWAY’s 5th quarter co-host Trot Nixon was the keynote speaker.

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Sharks keep season alive against Steamers
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 08/09/2011 - 8:59pm.

The Wilmington Sharks survived a must win game on Tuesday night in Edenton. The playoff game turned out to be a home run derby, but the Sharks outslugged the Steamers to keep the Sharks season alive.

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