Wilmington NC Sports
Jay Ross football camp is a hometown hit
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 07/08/2011 - 10:33pm.

video Wilmington resident Jay Ross hopes to be able to put on a free football camp every year. It's easy to tell the Green Bay Packer gets as much out of the camp as the participants do.

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Big Shots AAU basketball tourney in Myrtle Beach brings out big name college coaches
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 07/07/2011 - 10:36pm.

video July is one of the few months college basketball coaches can watch high school basketball players in person. Loads of college coaches watched the hoops action in Myrtle Beach on Thursday. WWAY was there to see the coaches watch the Flight 22 Blizzard Athletics team that is based out of Wilmington.

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Silvagni reflects on capturing gold
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/05/2011 - 10:05pm.

video Fourth of July weekend didn't turn out so well for team USA at the Billabong ISA World Surfing Games. They finished in eighth. However Kure Beach local Tony Silvagni continued to advance in the longboard contest, eventually claiming the gold medal.

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Ex-UNC player files lawsuit against school, NCAA
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/05/2011 - 12:02pm.

A former North Carolina football player has filed a lawsuit against the school and the NCAA, seeking reinstatement after being declared permanently ineligible for academic misconduct.

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Teen dies after being found shot in head in crash
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 1:07pm.

Authorities say an 18-year-old who played quarterback for Pine Forest High School in Fayetteville has been killed.

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Wilmington Sharks slugger Daniel Aldrich captures national home run title
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 07/03/2011 - 1:02pm.

The freshman player of the year for college baseball plays for the Wilmington Sharks summer league baseball team. On Saturday night Daniel Aldrich earned another honor. He won the TD Ameritrade home run derby in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Silvagni wins longboard gold at World Surfing Games
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 07/03/2011 - 3:36am.

Kure Beach native Tony Silvagni captured a world title on Saturday in longboard surfing. Silvagni calls it the best win of his career.

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Hammerheads beat the Blues in 4-2 win
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 07/02/2011 - 8:30pm.

The Wilmington Hammerheads struck early. Then they struck late. It added up to a 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Blues on Saturday night at Legion Stadium.

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Chucky Brown comes home for hoops camp honoring father
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 07/01/2011 - 3:57pm.

videoFormer NBA player Chucky Brown always had a reputation of being a traveling man in the league. Today Brown traveled home, returning to his roots to take part in a basketball camp at North Brunswick High School.

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High school basketball teams continue to hoop it up in the summer
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 10:37pm.

video Even though it's late June most high school athletes are not spending all of the waking hours at the beach surfing or swimming. If they want playing time on the basketball court this winter they're more than likely playing hoops even though it's the start of the high school basketball season is still five months away.

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