WILMINGTON, N.C. - UNCW's student-athletes came out in force to help fight cancer during the American Cancer Society's annual Relay for Life event over the weekend at the Ashley High School football stadium.

Nearly 75 student-athletes attended the fund-raising event that celebrated survivorship and raised money to help the American Cancer Society.

Members of the men's basketball, women's basketball, men's soccer, women's soccer, men's swimming and diving, women's swimming and diving, men's track and field, women's track and field and volleyball teams were joined by the athletic training staff and other staff members at the event.