Week 8 high school football scoreboard

High school football scoreboard

  Former Carolina Panthers receiver Rae Carruth will walk free Monday

After 17 years in prison, former Carolina Panthers wide-receiver Rae Carruth is scheduled to be released Monday, October 22 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. from the Sampson Correctional Institution in Clinton.

UNCW women’s basketball looking for big improvement

There are plenty of new faces for the UNCW women’s basketball team this season.

UNCW women’s basketball picked to finish 7th in CAA preseason poll

The UNCW women’s basketball team has been picked to finish seventh in the Colonial Athletic Association preseason poll.

UNCW’s Devontae Cacok named to Karl Malone Award watch list

UNCW forward Devontae Cacok has been named to the 2019 Karl Malone Award watch list.

New Hanover’s Blake Walston named WECT Athlete of the week

New Hanover High School’s Blake Walston is this week’s WECT Athlete of the Week.

Week 8 high school football schedule

Week 8 high school football schedule

Jackson returns as Wilmington Sharks manager for 2019

Tyler Jackson will return as the head coach of the Wilmington Sharks next season.

UNCW men’s basketball picked to finish 5th in CAA preseason poll

The UNCW men’s basketball team was picked to finish fifth in the Colonial Athletic Association preseason poll voted on by the league’s head coaches and media relations directors.

Friday Night Football Pregame

WECT's Friday Night Football Pregame brings you an early look at the upcoming high school football schedule each week.

ECU women’s basketball coach resigns amid internal review

East Carolina says women’s basketball coach Heather Macy has resigned, effective immediately.

No. 11 UNCW blanks No. 21 N.C. State in men’s soccer

Emil Elveroth scored two goals and added an assist as the 11th-ranked UNCW men’s soccer team beat No. 21 N.C. State 3-0 at the UNCW Soccer Stadium on Tuesday.

UNCW women’s basketball ready to take the next step

Depth should no longer be an issue for the UNCW women’s basketball team.

Tuesday high school football schedule

Tuesday high school football schedule

The First Tee of Greater Wilmington holds benefit golf tournament

The First Tee of Greater Wilmington held its sixth annual Future Generations Benefit Golf Tournament on Monday at Porters Neck Plantation and Country Club.

Ashley High School football getting ready for daunting schedule

Friday’s 42-7 loss to Hoggard was the start of a busy stretch for the Ashley High School football team.

High school football scoreboard

High School Football scoreboard

Friday Night Football schedule

Friday Night Football schedule

South Columbus football working toward title run

The South Columbus High School football team has a long tradition of winning, a lot. Since 1992, the Stallions have won ten or more games 15 times, while claiming 17 conference championships.

Cape Fear women’s soccer ranked in national polls

The Cape Fear Community College women’s soccer team is ranked 17th in the latest National Junior College Athletic Association Top 20 poll.

UNCW men’s soccer downs Elon

Phillip Goodrum scored a pair of goals to lead the No. 13 UNCW men’s soccer team to a 2-0 victory at Elon on Wednesday.

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High school football scoreboard

UNCW cancels Midnite Madness event

UNCW has canceled its Midnite Madness event “due to schedule adjustments caused by Hurricane Florence.”

Huge kick lifts Panthers past Giants

Graham Gano connected on a career-long 63-yard field goal with 1 second remaining to lift the Carolina Panthers to a wild 33-31 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday.

Friday Night Football scoreboard

Friday Night Football scoreboard

U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament competition gets underway

The 40th annual U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament begins Thursday in Southport.

Wilmington Municipal Golf Course reopens for the first time since Hurricane Florence

The Wilmington Municipal Golf Course reopened Thursday for the first time since Hurricane Florence played through.

UNC changing football stadium namesake tied to Wilmington race riot

UNC Chancellor Carol Folt made the announcement Wednesday night in a letter posted on the university’s website. Folt said after talking with the Kenan family, the university made the decision to make this move.

Trot Nixon, Red Sox help with Hurricane Florence relief

Wilmington native Trot Nixon will throw out the ceremonial first pitch Friday before Game 1 of the Boston Red Sox American League Division Series as part of an effort to raise money for Hurricane Florence relief efforts.

UNCW women’s basketball team lends a helping hand

The UNCW women’s basketball had the day off from practice on Tuesday, but that didn’t stop the Lady Seahawks from helping those affected by Hurricane Florence.

North Carolina downs UNCW men’s soccer

Junior midfielder Jack Skahan scored the game’s only goal in the 34th minute as No. 3 North Carolina held off No. 12 UNCW for a 1-0 victory in non-conference men’s soccer action at WakeMed Soccer Park on Tuesday evening.

  Wilmington Municipal Golf Course set to open after Hurricane Florence

Wilmington's Municipal Golf Course will reopen on Thursday, October 4, after suffering damage from Hurricane Florence. Players will be allowed to be on the course, but crews still need to clear remaining trees from the course.

ECU, NC State to play Dec. 1 after game lost to hurricane

No. 23 North Carolina State and East Carolina have agreed to play on Dec. 1 after both teams had a game against other opponents canceled due to Hurricane Florence.

UNCW men’s soccer players earn top CAA honors

Sophomore forward Emil Elveroth and freshman forward Cesar Cruz of nationally-ranked UNCW have been recognized by the Colonial Athletic Association for their efforts in guiding the men’s soccer team to a 2-0-0 record last week.

Eric Reid undecided on protests, won’t drop grievance vs NFL

Eric Reid says he has not made up his mind how he'll protest racial injustices in the future and that he is not dropping his collusion grievance against the NFL.

High school football scoreboard

High school football scoreboard

Childress promotes Daniel Hemric to Cup Series

Daniel Hemric was promoted Friday to a full-time NASCAR Cup Series ride next season for Richard Childress Racing.

No. 16 Miami gets 3 defensive TDs, rolls by Tar Heels

No. 16 Miami gets 3 defensive TDs, rolls by Tar Heels 47-10

UNCW women’s soccer down William & Mary

The UNCW women’s soccer team scored two first half goals in a 3-1 win over William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va. on Thursday.

South Brunswick High School football gets back on practice field

The South Brunswick football team back working out since Hurricane Florence

Panthers sign safety Eric Reid

The Carolina Panthers have signed free agent safety Eric Reid to a one-year contract, the team announced Thursday.