Connor Barth released by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Connor Barth. Photo courtesy- Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

The writing was the on the wall for Wilmington native Connor Barth following the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ decision to use their second-round pick on a place kicker in the 2016 NFL Draft. Barth learned his fate on Monday as the organization released the veteran as reported by Scott Smith of www.Buccaneers.com. After converting 23-of-28 field goal […]


West Brunswick baseball still in driver’s seat to take conference

Jonathan Carlyle.

Despite a letdown late last week after a big win over Topsail to gain a two-game advantage in the Mideastern Conference, the West Brunswick baseball team still controls its own destiny heading into the final two games of the regular season. Coming off a 3-2 setback to Ashley, the Trojans look to rebound this week […]


Baseball: UNCW dominates in three-game sweep over Pride

UNCW has been nearly unbeatable on their home field this season. Photo courtesy- UNCW Athletics.

Brian Mims had four hits and Casey Golden knocked in four runs as UNCW finished off a Colonial Athletic Association series sweep of Hofstra with an 18-4 win at Brooks Field on Sunday. UNCW pushed its school-record and nation-leading home winning streak to 17 games, while improving to 31-10 overall and 11-2 in the league. Mims, […]


Diamond Hawks rally past Hofstra in CAA tilt

UNCW continued its impressive play on campus Friday. Photo courtesy- UNCW Athletics

UNCW rallied for three runs as part of a two-out rally in the sixth for a 6-5 come-from-behind victory against Hofstra in the Colonial Athletic Association series opener at Brooks Field on Friday. Robbie Thorburn collected three hits as the Seahawks (29-10) improved to 24-2 at their home ball park, improving to 9-2 in the […]


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