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UNCW head coach Karen Barefoot during the Seahawks
UNCW adds new coaches to Women’s Basketball and Men’s Soccer staff
Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor • September 29, 2020

WILMINGTON – UNC Wilmington Women’s Head Basketball Coach Karen Barefoot has added two new members to her coaching staff for the upcoming...

Towson quarterback Tom Flacco celebrates after a touchdown against Villanova on Saturday night at Johnny Unitas Stadium.
CAA votes to suspend 2020 football season
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • July 17, 2020
The CAA is one of several conferences opting to abandon football this year in response to the continued threat of the coronavirus pandemic.
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...

Phillip Goodrum (10) during UNCW
UNCW alumni, Phillip Goodrum, continuing soccer career in Atlanta
Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor • February 1, 2020

Recent UNC Wilmington graduate and men’s soccer player Phillip Goodrum turned in his number 10 UNCW jersey for an Atlanta United FC jersey. During...

Phillip Goodrum (10) during UNCW
Seahawks drop heartbreaker in CAA title match
Erin Howard, Contributing Writer • November 17, 2019

WILMINGTON — A season high of 1,108 people came out to cheer for UNC Wilmington on Sunday afternoon in the Colonial Athletic Association Championship...

Phillip Goodrum (10) during UNCW
Gallery: UNCW topples Tribe in CAA semifinals
Zachary Kilby, Contributing Writer • November 10, 2019

Phillip Goodrum (10) during UNCW
Seahawks down Tribe, advance to CAA Finals
Zachary Kilby, Contributing Writer • November 10, 2019

After finishing the regular season on an eight-game unbeaten streak, one-seeded UNC Wilmington (11-4-2) hosted four-seeded William & Mary (7-8-2)...

UNCW men’s soccer on Senior Day
Goodrum’s goal in OT secures Senior Night win
Erin Howard, Contributing Writer • November 3, 2019

Emotions were high as UNC Wilmington celebrated Senior Night in its final regular season game on Saturday. The Seahawks hosted Elon in an exciting...

Defender Wilhelm Nilsson (12) during UNCW
Nilsson honored by CAA
Erin Howard, Contributing Writer • October 30, 2019

UNC Wilmington’s Wilhelm Nilsson earned Colonial Athletic Association Defensive Player of the Week honors for the week of Oct. 28 thanks...

Jamil Gracia (3)
Seahawks capture CAA regular season crown
Zachary Kilby, Contributing Writer • October 29, 2019

UNC Wilmington walked into UNCW Soccer Stadium on Saturday as a team riding a five-game winning streak. It walked out as Colonial Athletic Association...

Emily Moxley (13) during UNCW
Moxley receives second Rookie of the Week honor
Erin Howard, Contributing Writer • October 25, 2019

Freshman forward, Emily Moxley, scored UNC Wilmington’s goal in a double-overtime tie against Hofstra on Sunday, securing a point for her...

The UNCW women
Gallery: Seahawks topple Dukes in Thursday night matchup
Zachary Kilby, Contributing Writer • October 25, 2019

UNC Wilmington extended its record to 10-4-1 (6-1-1 CAA) Thursday night in a 2-0 win over James Madison. This shutout win was the seventh on...

Fans celebrate after a goal
Evans named CAA Offensive Player of the Week
Zachary Kilby, Contributing Writer • October 23, 2019

Junior forward Jacob Evans netted the only goal for the Seahawks over the weekend, helping UNC Wilmington capture a 1-0 victory over no. 18 James...

Sydney Schneider (1)
Schneider gets Defensive Player of the Week nod
Erin Howard, Contributing Writer • October 17, 2019

It has been a big week for Sydney Schneider and UNC Wilmington.   After the team’s 2-0 and 1-0 wins over Drexel and William & Mary,...

Alejandro Saez (18) battles with Old Dominion defender Jose Olmos (4) during UNCW
Saez and Perrotta honored as CAA players of the week
Zachary Kilby, Contributing Writer • October 15, 2019

The Colonial Athletic Association has recognized UNC Wilmington junior defender Alejandro Saez and freshman goalkeeper Gabriel Perrotta with...

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