The news site of UNC Wilmington

The Seahawk

Diamond Hawks continue to struggle on offense

Brandon Sans | Staff Writer | @bsans10

March 16, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Baseball, Sports / Local Sports

UNC Wilmington went 9-5 through 14 games in 2016. In nine wins, it scored a combined 103 runs compared to scoring 20 runs in its five losses. It rode the early success of its offense to a 41-19 record and one game short of a NCAA S...

Seahawk hoops seeks destiny in Orlando

Calvin Shomaker | Copy Editor | @cshomaker12

March 15, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

THE MATCHUP: No. 12 Seahawks face No. 5 Cavaliers in OrlandoThe UNC Wilmington men’s basketball team will play on TruTV at 12:40 p.m. Thursday as the Seahawks take on the Virginia Cavaliers at the Amway Center in Orlando, Fl...

UNCW reaches CAA championship with 105-94 win over Tribe

Noah Thomas | Sports Editor | @iNoahT

March 5, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

It felt as if every player on the court was locked in, but UNC Wilmington was just a little hotter.The No. 1 Seahawks topped rival William & Mary 105-94 Sunday afternoon to secure a trip to the CAA Tournament championship. It wi...

Seahawks top Blue Hens in battle of the birds, 91-82, advance to CAA semis

Noah Thomas | Sports Editor | @iNoahT

March 4, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

Delaware was not going to go down quietly.Coming off a surprise win over Hofstra the night before, they looked to capitalize on their own momentum. But the No. 9-seeded Blue Hens found themselves down 20 to UNC Wilmington wit...

Delaware downs Hofstra in CAA Tournament opener, sets up Saturday game vs. UNCW

Noah Thomas | Sports Editor | @iNoahT

March 3, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

It went down to the wire, but UNC Wilmington now knows its opponent for the CAA Tournament’s quarterfinals.No. 9 Delaware downed No. 8 Hofstra 81-76 in the weekend’s tipoff game, cementing the Blue Hens’ Saturday date with the t...

Seahawks strand too many runners, drop game one to FGCU

Brandon Sans | Staff Writer | @bsans10

March 3, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

Coming into this season many thought UNC Wilmington’s offense would be powerful enough to mask any shortcomings the pitching staff may encounter while it continued to define roles for the staff. UNCW’s 4-3 loss to Florida ...

Diamond Hawks drop their fourth straight, this time to CCU

Brandon Sans | Staff Writer | @bsans10

March 2, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Baseball, Sports / Local Sports

It has not taken long to see UNC Wilmington will be hard-pressed to find success without its offense showing out on a nightly basis. A 4-1 loss to defending national champion Coastal Carolina (5-5) on Wednesday night did nothing...

Shield Talk: the League preps for free agency

Brent Jansen | Contributing Writer | @TheSeahawk

February 28, 2017

Filed under Sports

Free agency has not officially begun, but that hasn’t stopped the speculation of where some of the NFL’s biggest free agents will land this year.The strongest player in free agency is almost undoubtedly Pittsburgh running ba...

Seahawks victorious on Senior Day, clinch CAA three-peat in 74-65 win over NU

Noah Thomas | Sports Editor | @iNoahT

February 25, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

Northeastern hit back-to-back 3-pointers to cut UNC Wilmington’s lead to four with less than two minutes to go. The Huskies were closer to tying than they had been since the opening minute of the first half.They would get no cl...

UNCW hoops clinches three-peat in CAA regular season

Brandon Sans | Staff Writer | @bsans10

February 23, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

UNC Wilmington clinched its third straight Colonial Athletic Association regular-season championship Thursday with an 83-78 victory over Towson, also securing the top seed in the CAA Tournament in the process.“To have the op...

The news site of UNC Wilmington
Sports