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Gallery: Seahawks thumped by Tribe early

Brooks Baldwin (10) leaps for a ball thrown his way during UNCW's game against William & Mary on March 30, 2019 at Brooks Stadium.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

March 30, 2019

UNC Wilmington welcomed Colonial Athletic Association member William & Mary to Brooks Field for its second conference series this year. The Seahawks (15-13, 3-2 CAA) fell 8-1 to the Tribe (18-7, 3-2 CAA) on Saturday and will now attempt to avoid a sweep tomorrow. Sophomore Greg Jones has the Seahawk's...

Gallery: ‘Diamondhawks’ downed by no. 12 Coastal Carolina

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

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

March 27, 2019

After a walkoff win over No. 12 Coastal Carolina on Tuesday night at Brooks Field, UNC Wilmington (15-11) took on the Chanticleers (19-6-1) in Conway on Wednesday night. The Seahawks fell 9-2 to Coastal, losing the season series 2-1.

UNCW drops season series to no. 12 Coastal Carolina

UNCW head coach Mark Scalf and Coastal Carolina head coach Gary Gilmore share a hug before Scalf's final matchup with the Chanticleers on March 27, 2019 at Springs Brooks Stadium.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

March 27, 2019

CONWAY, S.C.--For the second time in three games this year, no. 12 Coastal Carolina jumped out to an early lead that UNC Wilmington was unable to overcome. In the lone game at Springs Brook Stadium, the Chanticleers (19-6-1) downed the Seahawks 9-2 less than 24 hours after catcher Doug Angeli walked the Seahawks off in the bottom of the ninth. Junior pitcher Zarion Sharpe was unable to work past the third i...

Gilmore honors longtime friend Scalf

Gilmore honors longtime friend Scalf

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

March 27, 2019

CONWAY, S.C.-- Coastal Carolina coach Gary Gilmore honored his longtime friend and UNC Wilmington coach Mark Scalf in a pregame ceremony prior to tonight's game between the two teal-clad rivals. The ceremony included a video tribute about Scalf's impact on UNCW and college baseball. Scalf announced...

MLB preview: Five storylines plus Carpenter’s predictions

MLB preview: Five storylines plus Carpenter's predictions

Brian Carpenter, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

America’s national pastime is back once again. Starting Thursday, 30 MLB teams will battle in a grueling 162 game regular season to earn a trip to the postseason and a chance to win the World Series. Let’s take a look at the five biggest storylines heading into the 2019 MLB season. New faces in ne...

Gallery: Diamond Hawks upset No. 12 Coastal Carolina

Kep Brown (36) and Greg Jones (2) celebrate following Brown's RBI homer during UNCW's matchup against Coastal Carolina at Brooks Field on March 26, 2019.

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

March 26, 2019

UNC Wilmington (15-10) welcomed Coastal Carolina (18-6-1) to Brooks Field for the second time this season. Doug Angeli's walk-off RBI single gave the 'Hawks the 5-4 win and the momentum going into tomorrow night's rematch in Conway. Assistant Sports Editor Noah Powers can be found on Twitter @No...

Angeli’s RBI single, Jones’ four stolen bases lift Seahawks over No. 12 Coastal Carolina

Greg Jones (2) rounds third base during UNCW's matchup against Coastal Carolina at Brooks Field on March 26, 2019.

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

March 26, 2019

Coming off a sweep of Towson last weekend, UNC Wilmington (15-10) looked to keep that success alive against regional foe No. 12 Coastal Carolina. For the second time this season, the Seahawks welcomed the Chanticleers (18-6-1) to Brooks Field. The first meeting on Feb. 19 went in favor of Coastal...

Weiss enjoying breakout junior season

Cole Weiss (8) looks to tag out a runner to give UNCW the 5-3 win during the Seahawks' matchup with VMI on Feb. 17, 2019.

Brian Carpenter, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

With baseball season nearly a quarter of the way through, the early standout for UNC Wilmington is third baseman Cole Weiss. Adding another impressive achievement to the long-running list of accolades for Weiss was Tuesday’s announcement that the junior was named Colonial Athletic Association Player...

Gallery: Seahawks drop midweek matchup with Toledo

Landen Roupp (14) pitches during UNCW's matchup against Toledo on Wednesday night at Brooks Field.

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

March 6, 2019

UNC Wilmington (6-7) falls to under .500 through 13 games after its 5-3 loss to Toledo on Wednesday night at Brooks Field.

‘Diamondhawks’ unable to stage come back, fall to Toledo

Cole Weiss (8) hits during UNCW's matchup against Toledo on Wednesday night at Brooks Field.

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

March 6, 2019

UNC Wilmington dropped the first of a two-game series against Toledo (5-5) Wednesday night at Brooks Field. Each coming off a loss, it was a chance at redemption for both squads. The Seahawks (6-7) have made this season one of come-from-behind victories, but thanks to efficient pitching from Toledo’s...

Gallery: ‘Diamondhawks’ can’t complete sweep, drop Sunday matchup

Jackson Meadows (7) steals second during UNCW's matchup against Valparaiso at Brooks Field on March 3, 2019.

Noah Powers and Brandon Sans

March 3, 2019

UNC Wilmington welcomed Valparaiso to Brooks Field for a three-game series this weekend. Inclement weather saw Friday night's matchup against the Crusaders turn into half of a double-header on Saturday, which the Seahawks would win 10-8 and 4-3 respectively. On Sunday, the 'Hawks looked to complete...

Valpo slam spoils would-be weekend sweep

Greg Jones (2) during UNCW's matchup against Valparaiso at Brooks Field on March 3, 2019.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

March 3, 2019

The Seahawks' brooms were slammed back into the cupboard. UNC Wilmington did not finish a three-game sweep of Valparaiso with a 10-8 loss on Sunday afternoon at Brooks Field. The Crusaders delivered a final blow late of a back-and-forth battle to end the Seahawks' chance at their first sweep of the...

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