Youth Spotlight: Connor Shaw, 9, Murrayville Elementary School

Connor Shaw flashes his hard ware after bringing home the championship.

Port City Daily’s newest weekly feature showcases the up-and-coming talent in youth sports across the Wilmington area. If you’d like to nominate your child, friend or family member for our Youth Spotlight segment, email Joe Cats at Leading things off is nine-year old Connor Shaw. The Murrayville Elementary School student caught Cats’ attention thanks […]

HS Hoops: South Brunswick boys, North Brunswick girls remain unbeaten (video); Topsail, New Hanover sweep

Brandon Gonzales

Boys basketball South Brunswick 76     North Brunswick 48 The South Brunswick boys basketball team continued its impressive start to the season on Tuesday night as the Cougars road into Leland and ran away with a decisive 76-48 win against North Brunswick. Watch out for @SBHShoops this season! On the break, hitting from deep…double digit lead 4min […]

Coastal Christian basketball rising; sneak peak at Ashley, North Brunswick boys hoops (video/photos)


With the high school basketball season underway, Joe Cats has been attending games and practices over the last week. His plan is to make rounds around the rest of the local circuit leading up to Christmas break. As he continues to compile storylines, early season game recaps and interviews, the high school basketball preview for Mideastern Conference […]

Wilmington Sports Podcast: Coach Keatts and UNCW hoops; football playoffs; youth sports take over


This week’s Wilmington Sports Podcast highlights UNCW’s strong start under Coach Kevin Keatts in men’s basketball. The high school football season came to a close in our region back on Friday. Joe Cats highlights his experience at Pate Stadium in Laurinburg following Hoggard’s season ending, 49-27, loss to top-seeded Scotland County. In the eight-minute segment, […]

Injury brings together opposing teams during playoff game

The two teams came together in a moment of prayer for the injured player. Photo courtesy- North Carolina High School Athletic Association

BRYSON CITY — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) has started to run feature articles following examples of good sportsmanship and programs through its #SportsmanshipTogether series. Through NCHSAA efforts to highlight positive moments across the landscape of high school sports, this instance of coming together came at an unfortunate time after an injury […]

Video: Kenzie Hansley shares the motivation behind the Miracle League Bomb Squad Home Run Derby


WILMINGTON — The Third Annual Miracle League Bomb Squad Home Run Derby fundraiser was held on Saturday at BRAX Stadium PPD Miracle Field at Olsen Park in New Hanover County to help generate donations and awareness to the Miracle League of Wilmington. Port City Daily’s Joe Cats spend the morning hanging out with participants and […]

College Hoops: UNC-Wilmington men rolling with weekend win at Trask Coliseum

University of North Carolina basketball

WILMINGTON- The UNCW men’s basketball team set nine school records on Saturday to give Kevin Keatts his 50th career win in high flying 126-113 victory over pesky NCAA Division II Pfeiffer at Trask Coliseum. Senior guard Chris Flemmings and sophomore forward Devontae Cacock each poured in career-highs of 34 points and sophomore guard C.J. Bryce added 25 points for […]

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