Category: High School

Northwood lacrosse players earn national honors

senior goalkeeper Eric Franklin and junior defender Wesley Roberson

Pittsboro, NC – Two Northwood lacrosse players have been selected by U.S. Lacrosse as Academic All-Americans – 2016 senior goalkeeper Eric Franklin and junior defender Wesley Roberson. Their selection was a first for the Northwood lacrosse program. Both Franklin and…

Eight named to join NCHSAA Hall of Fame

NCHSAA Hall of Fame

Chapel Hill, NC – Eight more outstanding individuals in the annals of state high school athletics have been selected for induction into the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame. Gil Bowman of Fayetteville, Mac Cumbo of Hendersonville, Suzanne Grayson of King…

Wakefield, Marvin Ridge, Carrboro, Raleigh Charter win championships in NCHSAA men’s dual team tennis

Carrboro, in the 2-A championship match for the fourth consecutive year, won its second straight state title over Brevard, winning this time by a 5-2 count. The closest championship of the day—and by far the longest– was a grueling 3-A final with Raleigh Cardinal Gibbons and Waxhaw Marvin Ridge splitting the singles matches 3-3 to force the final into decisive doubles play. Three of the six singles matches split sets.