Nate Wimberly

Nate Wimberly

Sports Reporter, Producer

Charlotte, NC

Nate joined WBTV in August of 1997. He started as an intern and he's been with WBTV Sports since then working his way up from editor to his current position of Sports Reporter/Producer.

When not covering sports, he is playing sports, especially GOLF!!! Nate loves love a relaxing day on the lake fishing, going to the movies, or relaxing listening to music.

Recent Articles by Nate

  NASCAR helps in a big way in the fight against COVID-19

Carolina Panthers and NFL prepare for a virtual NFL Draft

  Richmond Senior football building team chemistry by working out online

New Panthers LB Tahir Whitehead here to start his own legacy not replace Luke Kuechly

  Antonio Williams gets creative as he preps for the NFL Draft

  Deeper look into NCAA granting an extra year of eligibility with council member & Winthrop AD Ken Halpin

  NCAA grants an extra year of eligibility to spring sports student-athletes

I Racing raises the interest in NASCAR as the sports world is on pause

Long journey for Teddy Bridgewater brings him to the Carolina Panthers

Former Johnson C. Smith star and Harlem Globetrotter Fred “Curly” Neal passes away

  COVID-19 cancels spring football for the Charlotte 49ers but it’s not all bad news

NCHSAA suspends spring sports until May 18th

Carolina Panthers sign XFL star QB PJ Walker

  New safety measures for local golf courses due to COVID-19

  Chad Grier comes home to become the head football coach at Providence Day

Charitable giving continues even though the Wells Fargo Championship is cancelled

  Charlotte 49ers start spring football practice

  Mike Palmieri leaving Mallard Creek

Charlotte 49ers start Conference USA bonus play in the top 5 pod

  In Ron Sanchez’s 2nd season at Charlotte, the 49ers are a threat in Conference USA

  Red hot January has the Charlotte Checkers back in the playoff hunt

  In spite of 3 ACL tears, Olivia Xerras’ dream comes true on National Signing Day

Gastonia native Wes Helms introduced as the manager of the Charlotte Knights

Carolina Panthers to pick 7th in the 2020 NFL Draft

  Tre Lamb introduced as the new head football coach at Gardner-Webb

  Vance Cougars ready to finish some unfinished business

Carolina Panthers sign linebacker Shaq Thompson to a 4 year extension

Charlotte 49ers to play in the Bahamas Bowl

  Parkwood at Piedmont, South Caldwell at St. Stephens, Hibriten at West Iredell, Alexander Central at Hickory, Vance at North Meck

  Watauga at Freedom