2019 high school football weekly schedule

Wilmington City Amateur to be held at the Municipal Golf Course this weekend

Newton injures foot, Brady solid in Patriots’ 10-3 win

  South Brunswick ready to start the season as road warriors

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

Dale Jr. planning to compete in upcoming Darlington race despite recent plane crash

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  One Love Tennis ready to see statue of Althea Gibson unveiled

  Friday Night Football Pregame week one

  UNCW men’s soccer downs No. 10 Duke

  Topsail Pirates running back Noah Lavalle ready for senior season

East Carolina football names starting quarterback

NC State officially adds beer sales at Carter-Finley Stadium

  East Bladen football looking to continue winning tradition

The East Bladen High School football team is the model of consistency.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. releases statement after family survives plane crash

Earnhardt Jr. released the statement on social media Monday afternoon.

  Hundreds of surfers battle foul weather to compete in O’neill Sweetwater Pro-Am

More than 200 surfers took to Wrightsville beach this weekend to compete in the O’neill Sweetwater Pro-Am surf competition.

New information released in Dale Earnhardt Jr. family plane crash

Retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr and his family were on board an airplane that crashed near an airport in Tennessee Thursday afternoon.

Allen, Johnson lead Bills past Newton-less Panthers 27-14

  Weather cancels 33rd BB&T Football Jamboree

  Calder Cup makes a stop in Wilmington

  North Brunswick football making improvements on and off the field

NC historic marker to honor African American tennis club

  Trask football learning quickly under new coach Brandon Proctor

The Touchstone Energy/Four County Electric Pender County Jamboree

The Touchstone Energy/Four County Electric Pender County Jamboree has been relocated to Pender High School Thursday at 6 p.m.

33rd BB&T Football Jamboree schedule

The 33rd BB&T Football Jamboree is Friday at Legion Stadium.

  UNCW walk-on finds out about scholarship while on Vatican City steps

Walk-on guard Brent Jenkins has been awarded a scholarship.

UNCW falls in final game of Foreign Tour

The UNCW men’s basketball team lost 91-90 to the team from Serbia in the Seahawks final game of the 2019 Foreign Tour Monday.

Blake Walston shines in second professional start

Former New Hanover Wildcat pitcher Blake Walston made his second professional start for the Arizona Diamondbacks Rookie League team on Monday.

UNCW great Brett Blizzard to retire from professional basketball

Former UNCW basketball player Brett Blizzard is calling it a career.

Wilmington Post 10 wins first game at American Legion regional tournament

Wilmington Post 10 beat Funkstown, MD Post 211, 14-4, at the Mid-Atlantic American Legion Baseball national tournament in Asheboro, NC on Wednesday.

Randy Hood introduced as UNCW baseball coach

Randy Hood was named the UNCW baseball coach in April but was officially introduced in the media room at Trask Coliseum on Wednesday.

Two Cape Fear Flyers bring home medals from Junior Olympics

Two members to the Cape Fear Flyers Track and Field Club took home medals at the AAU Jr. Olympic games at North Carolina A&T’s Aggie Stadium in Greensboro.

Tampa Bay Rays honor former Seahawks Greg Jones

The Tampa Bay Rays named former UNCW shortstop Greg Jones the organizations minor league player of the month for June.

  UNCW men’s basketball ready for trip to Italy

For the second time in program history, the UNCW men’s basketball team is headed to a foreign country. The Seahawks are traveling to Italy August 6-14 to play in two exhibition games.

  Sydney Schneider: Making soccer history as one of the ‘Reggae Girlz’ (”1on1 with Jon Evans” podcast)

Sydney Schneider of UNC Wilmington made history as the starting goalkeeper for the Jamaican women's national team, which earned its' first-ever birth in the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup.

  First Tee of Greater Wilmington golfer selected to play in Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Sixteen-year old Grace Holcomb is ready to take on one of the most iconic golf courses in all the world: Pebble Beach.

Two New Hanover County football programs open the season with new coaches

Ashley and New Hanover High School football teams opened the season on Monday morning.

Center Ryan Kalil comes out of retirement to join Jets

Five-time Pro Bowl center Ryan Kalil has surprisingly come out of retirement to join the New York Jets.

Laney football kicks season off with annual midnight practice

The Laney High School football team didn't waste any time hitting the practice field once the clock struck midnight early Thursday morning.

  Work to install field turf at South Brunswick High School underway

Work is underway at South Brunswick High School’s Jack Campbell Stadium to replace the natural grass with field turf.

  Wilmington Sharks down Florence in next to last home game

The Wilmington Sharks beat the Florence RedWolves, 8-4, at Buck Hardee Field on Wednesday night.

Tepper wants to build retractable roof stadium in Charlotte

Carolina Panthers billionaire owner David Tepper says his goal is to build a retractable roof stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina within the next 10 years in an effort to attract major sporting events to the state, including the NCAA men's basketball Final Four.

Wilmington Sharks eliminated from playoff contention

The Fayetteville SwampDogs beat the Wilmington Sharks, 4-1, in Fayetteville on Tuesday.

Wilmington Post 10 wins state championship

Wilmington Post 10 beat Fuquay Varina Post 116, 11-5, to win its second consecutive North Carolina American Legion Baseball tournament Tuesday.

South Central star and UNC commit Day’Ron Sharpe transferring to Montverde Academy

South Central rising senior Day’Ron Sharpe is transferring to Montverde Academy, the five-star UNC commit announced on his Instagram page Monday.

Sharks earn win at Morehead City

The Wilmington Sharks earned a road victory Monday, beating the Morehead City Marlins, 4-1, on Monday night.

Wilmington Post 10 advances to state championship game

Wilmington Post 10 beat Cherryville Post 100, 14-12, in the semifinals of the American Legion Baseball state tournament on Monday.

Columbus County runner finishes fourth in 400-meter dash

Columbus County Striders runner Xavier Allen took fourth place in the 400-meter dash at the USA Track and Field Hershey National Junior Olympics in Sacramento, Calif., on Sunday.

Carolina Beach surfer repeats as champion

Eleven-year-old Mack Landry of Carolina Beach is once again the king of the longboard.

  Columbus County track star ready to take on the country’s best

When it comes to the 400-meters, Columbus County Strider Xavier Best is one of the best in the country.

  UNCW votes to allow alcohol sales at athletic events

UNCW board of trustees voted today to allow alcohol to be served at their athletic events, notably basketball games.

  Barth brothers host kicking camp

Brothers Connor and Casey Barth hosted their sixth free summer kicking camp Thursday night at Hoggard High School.

  UNCW men’s basketball releases non-conference schedule

An inaugural visit by national power North Carolina and a record-tying 16 home games make the 2019-20 UNCW men's basketball schedule one of the most attractive in school history.

  UNCW Board of Trustees discusses alcohol sales at on-campus sporting events

UNCW will need to act quickly if it wants to get permission to sell alcoholic beverages in time for the upcoming basketball season.

Javelin thrower getting ready for national meet

For ten-year-old Lily McKee, throwing the javelin is a family affair; her dad Shawn McKee is her coach.

Oakland Raiders sign Jonathan Cooper

The Oakland Raiders have signed guard Jonathan Cooper.

  Jonathan Cooper signed by Oakland Raiders

Wilmington's Jonathan Cooper has been signed by the Oakland Raiders

East Carolina football picked fifth in the American East Division preseason poll

Entering its sixth season in the American Athletic Conference, ECU has been selected to finish fifth in the East Division of the AAC as voted on by members of the media.

Ashley graduate named to Bednarik Award watch list

The Chuck Bednarik Award named Charlotte 49ers defensive end Alex Highsmith to its preseason watch list.

UNC to return to old home at Carmichael for 1 game

North Carolina's men's basketball team is returning to its old home court for one game.

  “Success doesn’t happen overnight”: a Belville family races not only for the trophy, but to teach life lessons

Go kart racing is a passion David Smith and his boys share.

NCAA charges NC State with 4 men’s hoops violations

The NCAA has charged North Carolina State with four violations, accusing a former assistant coach of providing payments and benefits connected to the recruitment of one-and-done basketball player Dennis Smith Jr.

Devontae Cacok living out dream of playing in the NBA

Former UNCW forward Devontae Cacok hopes to be playing at the Staples Center for the Los Angeles Lakers soon.

  Lakers sign former UNCW standout

In three summer league games, Devontae Cacok averaged 13.0 points and 9.3 rebounds per game and recorded two double-doubles.

Devontae Cacok shines in Lakers loss to Bulls

Former UNCW forward Devontae Cacok continues to try to earn a roster spot with the Los Angeles Lakers.

Tobs top Sharks in Fourth of July game

Wilmington starter Austin Parsley gave up one run on five hits in seven innings but didn't factor in the decision.

Cacok hits double figures again in Lakers’ victory

Former UNCW star Devontae Cacok continues to shine in the NBA summer league.

  Devontae Cacok records first professional double-double

Former UNCW standout Devontae Cacok led the nation in double-doubles as a senior and is now carrying that over to the professional ranks.

Ashley High School graduate makes Major League debut

Ashley High School graduate Trevor Kelley made his Major League debut Tuesday for the Boston Red Sox against the Blue Jays in Toronto.

US holds on to defeat England 2-1, advances to World Cup final

After a nerve wracking semifinal, the U.S. Women's national team will play in the World Cup Final.

Hall of Fame coach who played at UNCW to speak at banquet

The dinner will be held at the Burney Center at 7 p.m.

  Cape Fear 7′s Rugby Tournament celebrates 45th year in Wilmington

One of the nation’s largest Summer 7′s rugby tournaments returns to Wilmington this weekend

In heartfelt letter, Kemba Walker thanks Charlotte as he embarks on next phase of career

However you choose to remember the Kemba Walker era in Charlotte, it’s safe to say that it will never be forgotten.

Devontae Cacok makes summer league debut

Former UNCW forward Devontae Cacok make his NBA summer league debut for the Los Angeles Lakers in Sacramento, CA on Monday.

Boston Red Sox call up Ashley graduate

The Boston Red Sox have called up pitcher Trevor Kelley.

Flight 22 hosts Hall of Fame induction

The Flight 22 AAU basketball team held its third Hall of Fame induction in Leland on Friday.

  NFL coach talks conservation during visit to Bald Head Island

In a place that is mostly undeveloped, Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh spoke about the importance of keeping Bald Head Island maintained and preserved.

US defeats France 2-1, advances to semis in World Cup

The U.S. advances in the tournament and will play England on July 2.

Surfing makes its debut as a sport in the 2020 Summer Olympics

Could you be watching a future Olympian when you are at the beach?

Wilmington Sharks help promote reading at New Hanover County schools

The Wilmington Sharks hosted elementary and middle school students who took part in the team’s “Read Around the Bases” program Monday night.

  Boubacar Aw: A success story on and off the court (”1on1 with Jon Evans” podcast)

He walked off the plane in 1993 as a 17-year-old who did not know English. Five years after arriving from Senegal, Boubacar Aw graduated college with honors and began a pro basketball career. Two decades later, Boubacar is now the teacher and coach, helping today’s students achieve the same success.