WWAY’s Tuesday night sports – May 15
WILMINGTON,NC (WWAY) — Tuesday night’s sports segment featured state playoff action from several high school baseball and softball teams in the Cape Fear region. We traveled to Ashley to watch the Screamin’ Eagles against Laney in a battle of Mideastern conference rivals. We also saw baseball action from Whiteville and Topsail. We featured softball action from Topsail, Laney and East Columbus as well. We featured girls soccer state playoff games as well. Hoggard was at home against New Bern, while Cape Fear Academy hosted Fayetteville Academy. We even checked out the Laney boys tennis team against Broughton. On top of that, we went to Brooks Field for a non-conference college baseball matchup between UNCW and Charleston Southern.
Scores and Notes:
VCU HAS DECIDED TO LEAVE THE CAA FOR THE ATLANTIC 10 EFFECTIVE JULY 1ST.
IN THE NCISAA GIRLS LACROSSE PLAYOFFS, DURHAM ACADEMY DEFEATED CAPE FEAR ACADEMY 19-8 ON TUESDAY.
IN THE 4A HIGH SCHOOL BOYS TENNIS STATE PLAYOFFS BROUGHTON DEFEATED LANEY 5-4 ON TUESDAY.
HERE ARE TUESDAY’S HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS SOCCER STATE PLAYOFF SCORES
4A PINECREST 2 – NEW HANOVER 1
4A HOGGARD 3 – NEW BERN 0
IN THE NCISAA 2A GIRLS SOCCER QUARTERFINALS CAPE FEAR ACADEMY DEFEATED FAYETTEVILLE ACADEMY 3-0 ON TUESDAY.
HERE ARE TUESDAY’S HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL STATE PLAYOFF SCORES
2A NORTH BRUNSWICK 4 – TOPSAIL 1
2A WHITEVILLE 16 – SOUTH LENOIR 0
2A NORTH PITT 6 – WEST BLADEN 1
3A WEST BRUNSWICK 5 – SOUTHERN WAYNE 4
4A RICHMOND 8 – HOGGARD 0
4A ASHLEY 5 – LANEY 3
HERE ARE TUESDAY’S HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL STATE PLAYOFF SCORES
1A EAST COLUMBUS 3 – TRASK 1
2A TOPSAIL 1 – WHITEVILLE 0
2A SWANSBORO 2 – WEST BLADEN 1
3A SOUTH BRUNSWICK – MOREHEAD PPD
4A JACK BRITT 1 – LANEY 0
4A ASHLEY 8 – SOUTH VIEW 2
UNCW BASEBALL DEFEATED CHARLESTON SOUTHERN 5-1 AT HOME ON TUESDAY NIGHT. RICKY HOLDEN WAS THE WINNING PITCHER FOR UNCW. THE SEAHAWKS UPPED THEIR RECORD TO 33-19 FOLLOWING THE WIN.