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Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:30pm.READ MORE:
University of North Carolina chancellor Carol Folt says the school has fired or begun disciplinary procedures against nine employees after an investigation of an academic fraud scandal dating back nearly two decades. Local resident John Bunting, head football coach at UNC from 2001-2006, cooperated with the investigation. Full story...
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:27am.READ MORE:
The 2014 Landfall Tradition tees off on Friday. Some of the best collegiate women in the nation will show off their golf skills to help raise scholarships for UNCW. Full story...
Pender volleyball senior now 6th in nation in blocks; Tuesday sports from New Hanover, Laney & Hogggard tooSubmitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:58pm.READ MORE:
Pender High senior Briana Pittman moved into 6th place nationally for career blocks in high school volleyball. Pittman now has 622 career blocks. We were in Burgaw on Tuesday when Pender's state playoff game was halted in order to recognize Pittman's achievement. We also had sports coverage from New Hanover, Hoggard and Laney on Tuesday. Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:25pm.READ MORE:
UNCW's Cedrick Williams and Kelva Atkins garnered individual honors at the CAA Basketball Media Day, but the CAA media didn't predict high finishes for the UNCW basketball teams this season. Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:35pm.READ MORE:
A report on academic misconduct in regard to athletics at the University of North Carolina will be released on Wednesday. Freddie Jackson stole the show at UNCW's Midnite Madness. We showed his creative slam dunk on our sports on Monday night. Plus we showcased NCHSAA Hall of Fame Day from Chapel Hill where the late Joe Miller and Jack Holley were honored. Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 10/18/2014 - 1:10am.READ MORE:
We had quite an evening of high school football on WWAY's 5th Quarter. We showcased New Hanover's victory over Laney. We featured East Bladen senior Farrell Murchison. He broke the career rushing record for East Bladen Friday. Whiteville's Terrin Manning had 15 carries, 5 touchdowns and 330 yards on Friday. Plus more! Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:01pm.READ MORE:
Nationally ranked UNCW lost in men's soccer on Wednesday night in Wilmington to Elon. The UNCW volleyball did not have any issues on Wednesday though. The Seahawk volleyball squad knocked off the defending CAA champs with a sweep at Hanover Hall. Plus more! Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:12pm.READ MORE:
The football squad at Laney High is this week's WWAY Farm Bureau Insurance at Mayfaire Team of the Week recipient. Laney is currently 3-0 in league play in the Mideastern Conference with recent victories over West Brunswick, South Brunswick and Topsail. Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 10:50pm.READ MORE:
Former South Columbus Stallion football standout Ethan Farmer says the UNC Tar Heel defense is getting better. Farmer and the Tar Heels host Georgia Tech on Saturday. On Tuesday on WWAY we featured the latest AP high school football poll, volleyball from Cape Fear Community College along with Coastal Christian's soccer win over Cape Fear Academy. Plus we provided a basketball preview of the upcoming Big Shots basketball showcase at Laney High. Full story...
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 2:35pm.READ MORE:
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has confirmed that there were multiple ejections in last Friday night’s high school football game between West Bladen and Heide Trask. Full story...
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