All good things must come to an end, and on Sunday night, the seven game win streak ended for the Wilmington Sharks (10-7) as they dropped their first game in over a week to the Peninsula Pilots (11-4) 2-1.
The league leader in strikeouts, Connor Riley (USC Aiken), rung up nine more batters Saturday. H.. Read More
After scoring six runs in the first three innings, the Wilmington Sharks (10-6) offense went quiet for the majority of the game. Thanks to some great relief pitching, they were able to hold on to defeat the Holly Springs Salamanders (4-11) 7-5.
Ryan Jeffers (UNC Wilmington) kicked off the scoring with .. Read More
The Wilmington Sharks (9-6) took full advantage of the short fence at the Edenton Steamers’ (7-9) ballpark, as they launched four home runs on Friday night in their 11-4 win.
There were plenty of home runs to go around as a total of seven balls left the yard between the two teams. Brett Smith (Bucknell) .. Read More
The Wilmington Sharks (8-6) spent another long night at the ballpark, but again, they’ll be headed home happy. Brett Smith’s fielder’s choice allowed the Sharks to walk off 2-1 over the Morehead City Marlins (8-6).
A strikeout began the bottom of the 12th. An error allowed Hayes .. Read More
The Wilmington Sharks (7-6) hadn’t even played three innings with the Fayetteville Swampdogs (3-9) when a thunderstorm hit and paused play for over an hour, but when the game resumed, the Sharks emerged victorious by a score of 6-5.
Just before the delay, the Sharks had taken the lead. Ryan Jeffers (UNC .. Read More
Trailing 4-2, the Wilmington Sharks (6-6) put together a three run eighth inning to give them a lead they would keep over the Morehead City Marlins (7-5) eventually leading the Sharks to an 8-4 win.
In the second inning, Chris Graham (UNC Greensboro) hit an RBI single to left field and Ward Coleman (Davidson) .. Read More
It was a big weekend for several former Wilmington Sharks, as a total of six former Sharks heard their name in the MLB Draft. Two of the players have other ties to the area, playing their college ball at UNC Wilmington.
Will Gilbert (NC State) played for the 2014 Sharks. He was drafted in 8th ro.. Read More
Coming into Saturday night, the Wilmington Sharks (5-6) had won just one game on the road this season, losing five. In one of the longer road trips of the season, the Sharks went on the road to defeat the Savannah Bananas (4-4) by a score of 4-3.
An error in the first gave Savannah the lead early, but the Shar.. Read More
Alec Bohm (Wichita State) hit two home runs to center and provided the boost the Wilmington Sharks (4-6) needed to snap their three game losing streak with a 4-2 win over the Wilson Tobs (4-6)
The first of Bohm’s two home runs came in the second inning with a runner on. His home run went to deep center a.. Read More
It was a close game throughout, but the Wilmington Sharks (3-4) were unable to respond after the Morehead City Marlins (4-3) took the lead in the sixth inning and held on to win 3-2.
The Sharks got on the board first, as Alec Bohm (Wichita State) drove home a run with an RBI double. They held that lead until t.. Read More