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UNCW student-athletes speaking out against racism

Athletes all across the nation have had their voices heard when it comes to the Black Lives Matter movement, but over the last month the number of athletes has grown. Student-athletes at UNCW are now adding their voices into the mix. 

UNCW Baseball coach remembers his time as teammates with Michael Jordan

On April 29th, 2019 Randy Hood was named the next head baseball coach at UNCW, but you have to go back to 1994 to find his final season playing the game professional. That is a year in baseball that will forever be etched in history, brought back to life by ESPN's 'The Last Dance' documentary on Michael Jordan.

International UNCW golfer teeing it up through the challenges of Covid-19

UNCW women's golf senior Thao My Nguyen is most at home when she's sinking putts on the golf course, but the recent covid-19 outbreak took away her final season. The pandemic took away the game she has been playing for years, but also the opportunity to return home to her native country of Vietnam this summer.

Siddle tasked with building the UNCW program amidst the Coronavirus

It's been anything but a normal start to Takayo Siddle's tenure as the head man at UNCW. He was named the Seahawks next head coach on March 13th. On March 23rd all classes were moved online due to the Coronavirus outbreak, bringing on challenges they've had to face head on.

UNCW provides update on quarantined student-athletes

UNCW school officials met on Monday morning for a round table discussion on the state of the university. The school also gave an update on the players and staff of the UNCW Men's Basketball team that were placed into self-quarantine last week. 

UNCW Women’s Basketball blows past Charleston in CAA Tournament

UNCW senior guard Ahyiona Vason has certainly enjoyed playing in the Colonial Athletic Association Women's Basketball Championship over the last two years.  The senior guard, who set a career high with 24 points in last year's tournament against Northeastern, tallied a team-high 20 points in this year's opening round game against Charleston to lift the No. 9-seeded Seahawks to a 69-55 victory over the eighth-seeded Cougars at Elon University's Schar Center on Wednesday afternoon.

Diamond Hawks walk-off rival East Carolina

Matt Suggs sent the Seahawks home winners with a three-run home run in the bottom of the ninth in a 5-2 win over nationally-ranked East Carolina on Wednesday at Brooks Field.

Diamond Hawks set to welcome in nationally ranked ECU

The UNCW baseball team is coming off of a series loss to Memphis last weekend at Brooks Field and they will have their hands full again on Wednesday night. The Diamond Hawks will take on No.24 East Carolina University for the first time this season.

Three Seahawks receive All-CAA Women’s Basketball honors

UNCW senior guard Lacey Suggs has been named the Colonial Athletic Association's Women's Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year.  

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UNCW calls fall semester a success, will test students for COVID-19 more frequently in spring

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New Hanover & Topsail changing classes in latest NCHSAA realignment plan

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Despite challenges Seaside Chapel Living Nativity open in Carolina Beach

It's been a tough week for Seaside Chapel in Carolina Beach. Last Sunday part of their Living Nativity set came toppling to the ground because of a storm, but with help from the community they were ready for opening night on Friday.