Carl Willis had other job offers, none like the one with the Indians.
The UNCW baseball program has announced its schedule for the 2018 season, one that includes 35 home games and a series in Tempe, Ariz., against Arizona State.
UNCW hosts the Czech Republic National team in an exhibition game on Tuesday at Brooks Field with first-pitch slated for 6 p.m. Admission to the game is free.
Former UNCW standout infielder Kennard McDowell has signed a minor league free agent contract with the Colorado Rockies and will report to the organization's affiliate in Grand Junction, Colo.
Big news for a Whiteville pitcher, and it's not Mackenzie Gore this time. Brooks Baldwin will be trading in his Whiteville blue for UNCW teal following his senior season.
Matthew Suggs committed to play baseball following his graduation at Hoggard in 2018 for the UNCW Seahawks.
Six current UNCW Seahawks and an incoming freshman were selected on the final day of the Major League Baseball Draft.
The honors continue to roll in for UNCW baseball player Casey Golden.
Nick Patten homered and drove in four runs as Delaware raced past UNCW, 14-8, in game seven of the Colonial Athletic Association tournament on Friday at Brooks Field.
Alex Royalty picked up his fifth straight win while UNCW used a trio of home runs to upend William & Mary, 6-2, in game five of the Colonial Athletic Association championship tournament on Thursday at Brooks Field.