Wilmington NC Sports
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Burgaw teams dominate state championship week for Dixie Youth softball tournament
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/13/2011 - 10:45pm.

video The state championship for Dixie Youth softball concluded in New Hanover County on Wednesday. Want to see the winning teams? Want to see a few celebrations? We've got it.

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McAdoo loses appeal to play in Chapel Hill
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/13/2011 - 4:14pm.

Former Tar Heel football standout Michael McAdoo wants to play for UNC this fall. He's about to run out of options though. He lost an appeal in court on Wednesday.

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Three Sharks make CPL All-Star roster
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/13/2011 - 12:32pm.

The Coastal Plain League All-Star game will be played next Monday in Fayetteville. Three Wilmington Sharks will be making the trip to Cumberland County for the game.

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Flight 22 Blizzard Athletics team falls short in the finals of Myrtle Beach AAU tournament
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 07/12/2011 - 8:19pm.

video Wilmington has an all-star AAU basketball team. They're a strong squad, but they couldn't keep up with another team from North Carolina on Tuesday, a team that has players committed to both Wake Forest and Virginia Tech.

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Fan almost falls from Chase Field stands at Home Run Derby
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/12/2011 - 12:27pm.

Keith Carmickle — the man pictured hanging on by his right arm, with his baseball glove dangling from his left hand — almost fell about 20 feet to a pool deck below at Chase Field after he chased a home run hit to center by Prince Fielder

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Demon Deacons suspend Ty Walker
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 07/11/2011 - 3:59pm.

Former New Hanover Wildcat center Ty Walker has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules for the Wake Forest basketball team. Walker is still a member of the Demon Deacons basketball squad. A timetable for his return is not known.

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Shallotte golfer plays in final foursome at Pebble Beach with pro golfer Jay Haas as his partner
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 07/10/2011 - 8:57pm.

Shallotte's Harrison Taylor and Wilmington's Tim Bringard will be bringing back golf memories that will last a lifetime from Pebble Beach. That's where the Nature Valley First Tee Open concluded on Sunday. Taylor and Bringhard are both youth golfers who are part of the "First Tee" golf program.

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Hamerheads knock off Antigua again
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 07/10/2011 - 8:23pm.

The Wilmington Hammerheads earned six points over the weekend with two victories over Antigua Barricuda FC. Sunday's game started more than an hour late, but Wilmington still managed to emerge victorious.

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Saturday's legion baseball rained out in Whiteville
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 07/09/2011 - 5:54pm.

Saturday's baseball playoff game in Whiteville was postponed due to rain. Wilmington Post 10 and Whiteville Post 137 will now begin the best of five playoff series in Wilmington on Sunday.

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Hammerheads get shutout road win over Antigua
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 07/08/2011 - 10:37pm.

This may end up being the best road trip of the season for the Wilmington Hammerheads. After all, it's the Caribbean. The Hammerheads have one more game in the Caribbean before they have to return to the Port City.

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