UNCW Sports Extra On Tonight
Courtesy: UNCW Athletic Communications
WILMINGTON, N.C. - The second show of the spring season for "UNCW Sports Extra," the athletic department's fast-paced television show, airs tonight at 7 p.m. on Time Warner Cable, Channel 5.
In conjunction with UNCW Media Productions, and presented exclusively by the New Hanover Regional Medical Center, the 30-minute show airs each Monday, Thursday and Friday. Tonight's seventh show of the year and the second of five spring editions includes feature stories on the school's pole vaulters and women's tennis standout Christina Lee.
In addition, a sneak preview of preparations for the upcoming NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships and the debut of the Seahawk Book Club, a local partnership between UNCW, Progress Energy and the Rachel Freeman School of Engineering, will be highlighted.
Men's tennis coach Mait DuBois will provide instructions on the special "1-Minute Drill" segment, while discus and shot put specialist John Dillashaw is the subject of the "Five Questions" feature.
UNCW students Faiza El-Hibri and Lucas Haskins serve as anchors for the program, while Meghan Bryan, Matt Harris and Bryan Adrian provide reports from the field.
The show also airs on UNCW-TV Channel 77 and is featured on UNCWSports.com. In addition, selected segments are placed on YouTube and Facebook.