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Diamond Hawks win CAA title; head to Chapel Hill Regional

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Noah Powers, Sports Editor

May 27, 2019

The odds were stacked against the Diamond Hawks since the 2018 Major League Baseball draft. Six key assets to the Seahawks’ repertoire were selected at the next level. Of those six players were pitcher Austin Easter, who held opponents to a .201 batting average and managed 48 strikeouts in 44.1...

CAA tournament update: Seahawks find early success

Landen Roupp (14) during UNCW's matchup against Coastal Carolina at Brooks Field on March 26, 2019.

Noah Powers, Sports Editor

May 23, 2019

After a season-saving 4-0 win over James Madison last Saturday, which earned UNC Wilmington a spot in the 2019 Colonial Athletic Association tournament, the Seahawks have made the most of their golden ticket to Harrisonburg. So far this week, UNCW has played 20 innings in two games, including an 11-inning...

Jones one of five Seahawks honored

Greg Jones (2) during UNCW's matchup against Coastal Carolina at Springs Brooks Stadium on March 27, 2019.

Noah Powers, Sports Editor

May 21, 2019

For only the seventh time in UNCW history, a Seahawk has been named Bill Brooks CAA Player of the Year. Sophomore shortstop Greg Jones, who led the league in four statistical categories this season, earned the award after displaying one of the strongest offensive seasons in recent memory. Jones led...

Seahawks prepare for CAA tournament following Senior Day win over James Madison

UNCW coach Mark Scalf during the Seahawks' matchup against Valparaiso at Brooks Field on March 3, 2019.

Noah Powers, Sports Editor

May 18, 2019

Following its 4-0 victory over James Madison on Saturday, UNC Wilmington baseball prepares for its 34th consecutive Colonial Athletic Association tournament appearance — the most of any CAA team. Junior pitcher Zarion Sharpe, who earned the win on the mound, allowed only three hits and two walks ...

UNCW falls to no. 20 NC State

Cole Weiss (8) lets bunt roll past him against NC State at Doak Field on April 30, 2019. The ball stayed fair long enough to hit the third base bag.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

April 30, 2019

PHOTOS: Seahawks fall to #20 NC State, 11-3 RALEIGH, N.C.-- UNC Wilmington third baseman let the bunt attempt roll foul during the third inning. The only problem was the ball stayed to the right of the third base line until it hit the bag in fair territory. It was the perfect example of the la...

Gallery: Seahawks fall behind to Wolfpack

NC State coach Elliott Avent (right) honors UNCW coach Mark Scalf (left) prior to Tuesday's game at Doak Field on April 30, 2019.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

April 30, 2019

STORY: #20 NC State hits four home runs in 11-3 win over UNCW RALEIGH, N.C.-- UNC Wilmington fell victim to multiple long balls against NC State on Tuesday at Doak Field. The Wolfpack honored UNCW coach Mark Scalf prior to tonight's game. NC State head coach Elliott Avent presented Scalf with...

Seahawks snap losing streak against Camels

Brooks Baldwin (10) during UNCW's matchup against Coastal Carolina at Brooks Field on March 26, 2019.

Brian Carpenter, Staff Writer

April 24, 2019

UNC Wilmington managed to snap its six-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over Campbell on Wednesday night at Brooks Field. Things started off well for the Seahawks as they managed an early run in the second inning. Freshman Brooks Baldwin hit a single into left field to score Cole Weiss to put...

Losing streak reaches six games against no. 11 ECU

Doug Angeli slides home at Clark-LeClair Stadium on April 23, 2019.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

April 23, 2019

PHOTOS: UNCW at no. 11 ECU GREENVILLE, N.C. -- UNC Wilmington extended its losing streak to six games with an 8-5 loss to no. 11 ECU at Clark-LeClair Stadium on Tuesday night. The Seahawks (20-22) rallied three times before pulling ahead in the top of the eighth with RBI hits from Chris Thorburn and ...

Gallery: UNCW battles no. 11 ECU in Greenville

ECU coach Cliff Godwin (left) honors retiring UNCW coach Mark Scalf in a pregame ceremony at Clark-LeClair Stadium on April 23, 2019.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

April 23, 2019

STORY: UNCW falls to no. 11 ECU GREENVILLE, N.C.-- UNCW looks to tie the season series against no. 11ECU at Clark-LeClair Stadium. The Pirates beat the Seahawks, 9-1, on April 8 at Brooks Field in Wilmington Senior pitcher Justin Walke went 4.1 innings against the Pirates and gave up one run...

Gallery: Seahawks knocked down by no. 7 Wolfpack

Noah Liles (5) high-fives Noah Bridges (22) during UNCW's contest against N.C. State at Brooks Field on April 16, 2019.

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

April 17, 2019

STORY: #7 NC State 14 UNCW 7 Unlike UNC Wilmington's upset over a top-25 Coastal Carolina team back in March, the Seahawks were unable to pull the upset at Brooks Field over 7th-ranked North Carolina State. Despite a grand slam from Noah Bridges to keep UNCW in the game, the Wolfpack downed the 'H...

Bridges’ slam not enough in loss to no. 7 Wolfpack

Noah Bridges (22) during UNCW's contest against N.C. State at Brooks Field on April 16, 2019.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

April 16, 2019

PHOTOS: #7 NC State 14 UNCW 7 It was like a boxing match on a baseball diamond. Both teams delivered big hits and traded blows at times, but it was North Carolina State who proved victorious at Brooks Field, 14-7, on Tuesday night. The Wolfpack jumped out early with five runs over the first...

Seahawks lose third straight game

Greg Jones (2) singles and later scores Broadus Roberson (27) gets under a ball in left field during UNCW's game against William & Mary on March 30, 2019 at Brooks Stadium.

Brian Carpenter, Staff Writer

March 30, 2019

UNC Wilmington baseball had a hard time mustering much on offense as they fell to William & Mary by a final 8-1 Saturday afternoon at Brooks Field. The loss drops to UNCW to 15-13 on the season and 3-2 in CAA play. Overall, the Seahawks managed just six total hits on offense with none of those...

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