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Dribbling on the basketball court.

Lady Hawks’ season ends with loss to Delaware

Morgan Starling, Staff Writer March 13, 2021
The UNC Wilmington (UNCW) women’s basketball (7-14) season ended Thursday afternoon in the Schar Center with a 70-52 loss to the Delaware Blue Hens (20-3) in the quarterfinals of the CAA tournament. 
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 standout, Ryan Jeffers, has been providing Minnesota plenty...

Katie Sowers, an offensive assistant with the San Francisco 49ers, is the first woman to coach in the Super Bowl.

Where my ladies at: The presence of female coaches in sports

Veronica Wernicke, Opinion Editor May 25, 2020

Breathing heavily, I cradled the ball in my lacrosse stick as I ran to the goal hoping and wishing this would finally be my chance to sink the ball straight past the goalie. One breath. Two breaths. SWISH....

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

WrestleMania 36 start times, match card and predictions

Noah Powers, Sports Editor April 4, 2020

In the wake of COVID-19's worldwide outbreak in the last month, WWE was unsure of whether or not WrestleMania 36 would even take place. Unlike the rest of the sports world, which has essentially shut down...

Trask Coliseum

Alcohol sales introduced to Trask Coliseum for basketball season

Samantha Dickerson , Editor in Chief October 25, 2019

During the Board of Trustees meeting held Oct. 22, 2019, the board voted to allow the sale of alcohol during basketball games, specifically in Trask Coliseum.  The Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs,...

Lott pegged as leader for beach volleyball

Cody Critcher, Contributing Writer March 15, 2018

With the beginning of spring sports seasons, it’s time for the UNC Wilmington volleyball team to transition from the hardwood to the sand. In just its third year as a program and its second as a member...

Cape Fear Raptor Center handler Randy Atkinson, left, and Stormy the osprey

Move over, Sammy, there’s a new Seahawk in town

Noah Thomas, Sports Editor February 25, 2018

Everyone knows beloved UNC Wilmington mascot Sammy C. Hawk, but not as many UNCW sports fans may be familiar with his real-life counterpart. Since the beginning of this school year, Seahawk fans...

Charleston trio thumps UNCW on senior night, 88-74

Noah Thomas, Sports Editor February 17, 2018

Things were not looking up for UNC Wilmington when Devontae Cacok went to the bench with four fouls, his team down 12 with five minutes remaining. It didn’t get better afterward, either, as the Seahawks...

Seahawks run Hofstra out of Trask in 90-70 homecoming win

Noah Thomas, Sports Editor February 10, 2018

On paper, the cards were stacked against UNC Wilmington in Saturday’s homecoming game against CAA rival Hofstra. In the midst of a three-game losing streak that included a loss in their first meeting...

A young girl dribbles at the basketball station

Gallery: ‘National Girls and Women in Sports Day’ at UNCW

Noah Powers, Staff Writer February 9, 2018

UNC Wilmington and each of its female sports teams hosted National Girls and Women in Sports Day on Friday, celebrating with an event held in Hanover Hall. From The Seahawk's story on the event: "National...

UNCW women's sports teams and young female athletes gathered for a group picture at Friday's National Girls and Women in Sports Day event.

UNCW women’s sports hosts ‘National Girls and Women in Sports Day’ event

Austin Chandler, Contributing Writer February 9, 2018

Each of UNC Wilmington's women’s sports teams welcomed first through eighth grade girls to Hanover Hall on Friday to celebrate National Girls and Women in Sports Day.  Meant to acknowledge the...

This week in UNCW sports history: Hofstra rivalry, revisted

This week in UNCW sports history: Hofstra rivalry, revisted

Collin Underwood, Staff Writer January 31, 2018

As UNC Wilmington men’s basketball prepares for its annual trip up north to Hofstra, The Seahawk took a look back at the 2015-16 season to reflect on the budding rivalry between the Seahawks and the...

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