Topsail up-and-comer gets exposure during recent trip to Atlanta

Cody Wallis is wrapping up his freshman year at Topsail. Photo courtesy- Topsail Youth Sports Daily.

ATLANTA — Topsail High School freshman Cody Wallis is coming off a memorable trip over the holidays as part of a group of football players from across the nation to take part in the annual Offensive-Defensive (OD) All-American Bowl Week. The OD All-American Bowl is an annual event held to spotlight the country’s top high-school seniors. […]


UNC-Wilmington grinds out key win over College of Charleston in low country (w/ video highlights)

Jordon Talley had a big night off the bench for UNCW. Photo courtesy- UNCW Sports

CHARLESTON, South Carolina- Junior playmaker Jordon Talley scored a season-high 17 points, while senior guard Chris Flemmings and sophomore guard C.J Bryce collected double-doubles as preseason favorite UNCW took over sole possession of first place in the Colonial Athletic Association with a 65-59 victory over host College of Charleston Thursday night at TD Arena. The Seahawks won their seventh straight […]


Cape Fear Academy set to induct inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame class

CFA

WILMINGTON — Cape Fear Academy (CFA) hangs its hat on providing a quality education and learning environment through the school’s core values: integrity, respect, resilience and accountability. Those four standards are also synonymous with experiences gained playing sports. Over the last half-century, many students at CFA have had successful athletic careers. For that reason, seven […]


UNC-Wilmington Baseball listed in D1Baseball.com preseason Top 25

UNCW looks to clinch the CAA Championship on Saturday. Photo courtesy- UNCW Athletics

WILMINGTON — Coming off another NCAA tournament appearance and returning seven position starters from one of the nation’s top offenses, UNC-Wilmington is ranked 24th in D1Baseball’s preseason top-25 rankings released on Tuesday. Heading up that high-octane lineup are junior All-Americans Nick Feight and Brian Mims, along with All-East Region outfielder senior Robbie Thorburn. The Seahawks finished third nationally in […]


First Tee of Greater Wilmington named primary beneficiary for upcoming Wells Fargo Championship

The First Tee of the Greater Wilmington Area has been named as primary beneficiary of the 2017 Wells Fargo Championship.

CHARLOTTE — Champions for Education, the non-profit organization that manages and operates the Wells Fargo Championship, has designated The First Tee of Greater Wilmington as the primary beneficiary of the 2017 PGA TOUR event scheduled to be played May 1–7 at Eagle Point Golf Club. To initiate its presence and support of the Wilmington area, Champions for […]


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