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CAA Honors Lee As Top Player, Seahawks No. 63

CAA Honors Lee As Top Player, Seahawks No. 63

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – Senior Christina Lee of UNCW collected Colonial Athletic Association Player-of-the-Week honors and the Seahawks vaulted into the Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings at No. 63 on Tuesday. Lee, from Charlotte, N.C., sparked the Seahawks to wins over East Tennessee State, 4-2, and No. 38 Georgia State, 4-3. The Seahawks improved to 5-4 with a win at Elon Tuesday. The 5-7 Lee defeated Maine Wielicczko of East Tennessee State, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2, at No. 1 singles in UNCW’s win over the Bucs and then knocked off Tereza Lerova of Georgia State, 1-6, 6-4, 7-6 (3), at No. 2 singles. Lee has won two straight matches to move to 4-3 this spring. “I’m really pleased for Christina to be […]

Posted in: Events, Tennis, Wilmington NC
SoCon Media Selects All-Conference Team

SoCon Media Selects All-Conference Team

Davidson’s Cohen Named Player of the Year SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Southern Conference Sports Media Association selected the its 2012 men’s basketball all-conference teams and postseason awards today (February 29). Davidson junior Jake Cohen was chosen as the Malcolm U. Pitt Player of the Year. UNCG’s Wes Miller was named the league’s Anton Foy Coach of the Year, while Wofford’s Karl Cochran was named the Freshman of the Year.   Cohen turned in a strong all-around season for the Wildcats. The junior from Berwyn, Pa., ranks tenth in the league in scoring (13.9 ppg), eleventh in rebounding (6.0 rpg), twelfth in field goal percentage (.477), second in free throw shooting (.878) and leads the league in blocked shots (1.5 bpg). […]

Cary Baisakhi Featuring Kailash Kher With His Band Kailasa At Booth Amphitheatre

Cary Baisakhi Featuring Kailash Kher With His Band Kailasa At Booth Amphitheatre

CARY BAISAKHI featuring KAILASH KHER with his Band KAILASA Punjabi Food, Bazaar, Arts & Crafts and Games! Saturday · May 5 · 5 p.m. Doors at noon   Tickets on Sale Friday, March 9 at noon ~$10/General Admission Lawn, $15/Day of show, $30/VIP Children 5 and under and members are FREE~ Tickets can be purchased at Booth Amphitheatre (Tuesday- Friday, Noon – 6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.) or through etix.com. By phone call (800) 514-3849 Etix hours: Monday-Friday/ 9 a.m.-8 p.m. EST Saturday/10 a.m. – 8 p.m. EST & Sunday/12 p.m. – 8 p.m. EST For complete concert information go to www.boothamphitheatre.com or call (919) 462-2025.   PRIMARY CONTACTS: Teresa Franzen, Publicist, T. Franzen, Inc., (919) 847-1687 […]

Cougars Women’s Basketball Set For SoCon Tournament

Cougars Women’s Basketball Set For SoCon Tournament

College of Charleston (7-22, 6-14 SoCon) vs. Wofford (12-17, 5-15 SoCon) Game #30 March 2, 2012, 11:30 a.m. (ET) Kimmel Arena Asheville, N.C.   CHARLESTON, S.C. – The College of Charleston women’s basketball team begins play in the 2012 Southern Conference Tournament as they battle Wofford on Friday at 11:30 a.m. at Kimmel Arena in Asheville, N.C. Twitter: @CofCWBasketball | Game Notes | Championship Page   OPENING TIP The Cougars open the 2012 SoCon Tournament at the No. 8 seed and will play Wofford in the tournament’s first game at 11:30 on Friday morning. The Cougars won their last game of the regular season with a 68-61 road victory at Furman. Alyssa Frye led the Cougars with a career-high 18 […]

Onslow County Board Of Commissioners Regular Meeting Agenda March 5, 2012

Onslow County Board Of Commissioners Regular Meeting Agenda March 5, 2012

ONSLOW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS’ MEETING March 5, 2012 Jacksonville City Hall, Council Chambers 815 New Bridge Street, Jacksonville, NC 7:00 PM REGULAR MEETING CALL TO ORDER – Chairman W.C. Jarman PRAYER FOLLOWED BY A MOMENT OF SILENCE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – Mr. David Cotton, Assistant County Manager, will lead the audience and the Board in the Pledge of Allegiance. ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF ELECTED OFFICIALS PRESENT CHAIRMAN’S REMARKS We ask that all in attendance please set your cell phones to silent or vibrate mode. The Board offers the public two opportunities to speak during the meeting. Comments during the first public comment period should be limited to three minutes each and must be directly issue-oriented with the agenda items for this […]

Notice of Public Hearing Town of North Topsail Beach Board of Aldermen March 1, 2012 6:30 PM Cancelled

Notice of Public Hearing Town of North Topsail Beach Board of Aldermen March 1, 2012 6:30 PM Cancelled

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH BOARD OF ALDERMEN MARCH 1, 2012 6:30 P.M. CANCELLED Pursuant to NCGS 160A-384, notice is hereby given that a regular meeting of the North Topsail Beach Board of Aldermen will be held on Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. in the 1st floor conference room at Town Hall, 2008 Loggerhead Court, North Topsail Beach, NC. Public hearings will be conducted to receive input on the following: Case # R-12-02: A request by Staff to rezone .9 acres+/- identified as 3744 & 3745 Island Dr (Tax Parcels 813-9 and 803-9.1) from R-10 to CUR-8; and Case # S-12-01: An application for a Special Use Permit by Dennis E. and Linda E. […]

Carolina Football Tickets On Sale March 1

Carolina Football Tickets On Sale March 1

Fans Have More Options Than Ever Before Chapel Hill, N.C. – University of North Carolina football season tickets go on sale March 1st at TarHeelBlue.com. Season tickets will be sold at a discounted price of $315 ($35 savings) and the deadline to order is April 15th.   Fans who purchase season tickets are given priority on seat location. Rams Club members receive top priority in ticket assignments and will have the opportunity to select their own seats this spring as part of the Kenan Stadium Equity Seating Plan. This selection process will not occur again until 2015 – so members making a purchase in 2012 have the opportunity to lock-in their seats for the next three seasons. Rams Club membership […]

SwampDogs Announce Governors to Appear in Fayetteville

SwampDogs Announce Governors to Appear in Fayetteville

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Fayetteville SwampDogs announced today that a trio of Governors will play in Fayetteville this season. The Austin Peay State University Governors, that is. Outfielder Cody Hudson will return to “The Swamp” to don the pinstripes for his second season. He is joined by Coastal Plain League veteran and Austin Peay teammate, infielder Reed Harper. A.J. Gaura rounds out the trio and will be making his debut for the Dogs. Cody Hudson returns to the Dogs, bringing back his base stealing prowess. Last summer he stole 11 bases in 14 attempts for the Dogs. The Germantown, TN native hit .239 for the Dogs in 34 games with 11 RBIs. Hudson ended the ’11 season in Tennessee hitting […]

Pirates Finish In 14th At Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate

Pirates Finish In 14th At Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate

NEW ORLEANS, La. Feb. 28, 2012 -Redshirt sophomore Faith Hardison carded a final round 2-under par 70 (33-37) to finish tied for 30th at the 2012 Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate Golf Championship. The three-day event was held at the English Turn Golf and Country Club. Hardison, who entered final round action tied for 56th, used a 3-under par front nine recording birdies on holes three, five and six and closed out the event with a nine-over 225. Sophomore Fanny Wolte finished the event 12-over par (228/t42), while Katie Kirk (233/t55), Emily Eng (239/t69) and Julia Strandberg (245/t76) rounded out the Pirates squad. As a team the Pirates (313-308-301=922) finished 14th moving up one spot from Monday’s action finishing 24 shots out […]

Posted in: Events, Golf, Greenville NC
Cougars Finish Strong In Final Round To Place In Top 5 At Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Classic

Cougars Finish Strong In Final Round To Place In Top 5 At Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Classic

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – Four members of the College of Charleston women’s golf team carded rounds of 3-over par or better to lead the Cougars to a strong finish in the final round of the three-day Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Classic held on Tuesday afternoon at Cougar Point Golf Course. The top 19 teams advanced to Cougar Point, while the other 14 teams finished out the largest collegiate tournament in the country at Oak Point Golf Course. CofC placed fifth after finishing the second round in 11th at +42. The Cougars improved 13 strokes on the final day to turn in a final-round score of 292. It marked the team’s second top 5 finish of the season behind a fourth-place outing […]