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Tyler Strickland walking to the dugout during UNCW
Gallery: UNCW Baseball's Intrasquad Scrimmage 2020
Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor • November 9, 2020

Mike Piazza swinging at a pitch in a game for the New York Mets (Photo by Gerald S. Williams)
This day in sports history: September 21, 2001
Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor • September 21, 2020

WILMINGTON – Ten days after the terror attacks of 9/11, the first professional sporting event in New York took place. Ten days after 9/11,...

No. 27 Ryan Jeffers heads for first
Ryan Jeffers continues to make an impact for Twins
Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor • September 15, 2020

WILMINGTON – Ever since the Twins’ veteran catcher, Mitch Garver, hit the 10-day IL (injured list) back on Aug. 20, former UNC Wilmington...

No. 27 Ryan Jeffers
Ryan Jeffers hits first major league home run
Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor • September 8, 2020

WILMINGTON – The Minnesota Twins (26-17) hosted the Detroit Tigers (18-21) on Monday, Sept. 7. Former UNC Wilmington catcher, Ryan Jeffers,...

Kohl Abrams & Riley Davis in the dugout watching warmups before a game.
UNCW Baseball 2020 Photo Gallery
Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor • August 24, 2020

No. 27 Ryan Jeffers
Ryan Jeffers makes MLB debut
Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor • August 22, 2020

WILMINGTON – “Groundball base hit!” echoed the Minnesota Twins’ announcer. “And Jeffers, in his first big-league at-bat gets an RBI...

Jesus Aguilar #24, Brian Anderson #15, Francisco Cervelli #29, and Corey Dickerson #23 of the Miami Marlins react after a three run home run by Anderson in the top of the fifth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on July 26, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Marlins defeated the Phillies 11-6.
Marlins, Phillies play suspended amid team-wide COVID-19 outbreak
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • July 28, 2020
Problems arose after at least 17 members of the Marlins club, including at least 15 players, tested positive for the virus over the last few days.
Matt Suggs (15) during UNCW
Matt’s at bat: Relive the historic final moment of UNCW baseball’s 2020 season 
Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor • June 17, 2020

WILMINGTON – The stage was set as Brooks Field glistened under the bright lights on UNC Wilmington’s campus. The night of March 11, 2020...

Blake Deatherage (11) pitches during UNCW
Brooks Field named site for 2021 CAA tournament
Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor • May 22, 2020

WILMINGTON – Originally, UNC Wilmington was listed to host the 2020 Colonial Athletic Association tournament. However, COVID-19 had different...

Kep Brown (36) during UNCW
56 Seahawk athletes set to graduate
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • May 8, 2020

WILMINGTON — Despite adversity faced due to COVID-19, UNC Wilmington athletes still found the focus to finish the 2019-2020 academic year strong. 14...

The UNCW baseball team before its matchup with Bryant on Feb. 15, 2020
UNCW baseball players respond to coronavirus
Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor • March 25, 2020

WILMINGTON – It was the bottom of the ninth with two runners on base. UNC Wilmington and East Carolina were deadlocked at two apiece as Seahawk...

Breydan Gorham (33) during UNCW
Seahawks drop two of three in series with Tigers
Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor • March 8, 2020

WILMINGTON – UNC Wilmington (10-5) hosted Memphis (10-5) this weekend for a three-game series following a sweep of Kentucky (9-5) last weekend....

Landen Roupp (14) during UNCW
Roupp claims CAA Pitcher of the Week honors
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • March 3, 2020

WILMINGTON – Pitcher Landen Roupp became the second Seahawk in a row to win Colonial Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week honors, following...

Landen Roupp (14) during UNCW
Gallery: Seahawks sweep Hughes Bros. Challenge
Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor • February 23, 2020

WILMINGTON — UNC Wilmington (6-2) took down Marshall and Bowling Green over the weekend to sweep the 2020 Hughes Bros. Challenge at Brooks...

Tanner Wells (51) celebrates with the team after coming across home plate during UNCW
Diamond Hawks hound Herd, flatten Falcons to sweep Hughes Bros. Challenge
Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor • February 23, 2020

For photos from the weekend, click here. WILMINGTON – UNC Wilmington (6-2) rebounded from a 4-3 loss to Coastal Carolina earlier this week...

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