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Gallery: Seahawks sweep Hughes Bros. Challenge

Landen Roupp (14) during UNCW's matchup with Marshall on Feb. 22, 2020 at Brooks Field.

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 Field.

Diamond Hawks hound Herd, flatten Falcons to sweep Hughes Bros. Challenge

Tanner Wells (51) celebrates with the team after coming across home plate during UNCW's matchup with Marshall on Feb. 22, 2020 at Brooks Field.

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 with a sweep in the Hughes Bros. Challenge on Saturday and Sunday. UNCW v. Bowling Green The Seahawks kicked off Saturday’s doubleheader with a 5-2 victory over Bowling...

Soaring Seahawks: Feb. 13—19

Bruno Caula during UNCW's match against South Carolina State on March 25, 2019.

Noah Powers, Sports Editor

February 19, 2020

Each week, The Seahawk will recognize standout performers from UNC Wilmington athletics. Honorees are chosen based on overall performance. Generally, only one athlete will be honored per athletic event. Baseball Ron Evans, freshman Evans took home Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Week honors in week one o...

Seahawk slugger: Evans brings home CAA Rookie of the Week

Ron Evans (25) during UNCW's matchup with Bryant on Feb. 15, 2020

Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor

February 18, 2020

WILMINGTON – After leading his team to a 3-1 start to the season, Ron Evans has been recognized as the Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Week to open the 2020 campaign.   Evans homered twice while hitting .545 at the dish. The Raleigh native was the main source of offense for UNC Wilmington during opening...

Diamond Hawks split Sunday doubleheader

Matt Suggs (15) crosses first base during UNCW's matchup with Dayton on Feb. 16, 2020 at Brooks Field

Noah Powers and Zachary Kilby

February 16, 2020

WILMINGTON – Overcast skies fit the mood for UNC Wilmington (3-1) Sunday morning as it took on Dayton (3-1) less than 24 hours removed from a Saturday night rendezvous. The Seahawks struggled on the pitchers mound, which led to a seven-run sixth inning for the Flyers. UNCW dropped that matchup 9-2....

Gallery: Seahawks bounce Bulldogs in Saturday matchup

Noah Bridges (22) during UNCW's matchup with Dayton on Feb. 15, 2020

Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor

February 16, 2020

WILMINGTON — UNC Wilmington topped Bryant 3-2 on Saturday evening to advance to 2-0 on the season. Landen Roupp's 11 strikeouts were much to thank for the win.

Gallery: Seahawks top Flyers in late-game comeback

Brody Lawson (29) during UNCW's Opening Day matchup with Dayton on Feb. 14, 2020 at Brooks Field

Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor

February 15, 2020

WILMINGTON — UNC Wilmington made a late-game comeback to top Dayton 10-9 on Opening Day at Brooks Field on Feb. 14, 2020.

Bridges, Evans and Wells go yard as Seahawks ground Flyers

Ron Evans (25) crosses home plate during UNCW's Opening Day matchup with Dayton on Feb. 14, 2020 at Brooks Field

Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor

February 15, 2020

WILMINGTON – UNC Wilmington’s Tanner Wells stepped into the batter’s box in the bottom half of the eighth and cracked a solo shot to "Homerun Hill" in left. The Seahawks headed into the bottom of the ninth trailing Dayton 9-7.  “I wanted to be in that moment,” said Wells after the game. “The co...

Scalf farewell tour closes as Seahawks fall to Vols

UNCW head coach Mark Scalf prior to the Seahawks' Saturday matchup with Tennessee in the 2019 NCAA Chapel Hill Regional

Noah Powers, Sports Editor

June 1, 2019

CHAPEL HILL, N.C.—Greg Jones shot a single down the right field line to bring Noah Liles in for the score on Saturday afternoon — a glimmer of hope in a rough outing for UNC Wilmington. A couple of runs in the bottom of the ninth brought cheers from the Seahawk faithful, but on their last leg...

Gallery: UNCW battles Tennessee in win-or-go-home game

Gallery: UNCW battles Tennessee in win-or-go-home game

Brandon Sans, Contributing Writer

June 1, 2019

Seahawks downed late by North Carolina

Seahawks downed late by North Carolina

Noah Powers, Sports Editor

May 31, 2019

For photos of the contest, click here.  CHAPEL HILL, N.C.—A 2 RBI double from freshman Matt Suggs gave UNC Wilmington its first lead of the game and got the ball rolling for the Seahawks. However, the Diamond Hawks would go on to take a 7-6 loss to North Carolina in game one of the 2019 NCAA Chapel Hill Re...

Gallery: UNCW takes on UNC in NCAA Regional

Gallery: UNCW takes on UNC in NCAA Regional

Brandon Sans, Contributing Writer

May 31, 2019

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