The 5th Quarter September 29, 2023

North Brunswick celebrates an interception (Photo: FOCUS)WILMINGTON, N.C. (WWAY) – Week 7 was simply wild. There were many ‘first since’ wins for our local teams. See all the action below! Remember to vote for the WWAY Play of the week by going to ASHLEY 14 – NEW HANOVER 7 WEST BRUNSWICK 7 – HOGGARD 44 TOPSAIL 20 – NORTH…

Hoggard’s Unified program receives national recognition from Special Olympics

Vikings students say promoting inclusivity can be fun

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WWAY) – Special Olympics North Carolina (SONC) announced that six Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools® in North Carolina are receiving national banner recognition for their efforts to provide inclusive sports and activities for students with and without disabilities for the 2023-2024 school year, according to SONC President/CEO Keith L. Fishburne. The North Carolina schools below will be amongst…

WWAY Play of the Week: South Columbus

Quarterback Rush Blackwell dove for the pylon on 4th down to score for the Stallions

TABOR CITY, N.C. (WWAY) – South Columbus senior Rush Blackwell has won the WWAY Play of the Week for a 4th down touchdown run against Pender Friday night. The quarterback dove for the pylon to score, one of his four touchdowns against the Patriots. Categories: Sports

Team of the Week: Ashley

Screaming Eagles

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WWAY) – The Ashley Screaming Eagles are the WWAY Team of the Week for week six. Ashley ended a 9-game conference losing streak by defeating West Brunswick, and improved to 3-2 on the season. The Screaming Eagles face the New Hanover Wildcats this week at Legion Stadium. Categories: Sports