CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has announced the winners of the Willie Bradshaw Memorial Endowed Scholarship for 2018. The Willie Bradshaw Endowed Scholarship provides $750 of scholarship support to an outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native and/or Asian Pacific Islander American, or Hispanic American student-athlete participating on a sanctioned varsity team at an NCHSAA member school.
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is proud to present the five recipients of the 2018 Golden Whistle Merit Awards for outstanding officiating service. These awards will be presented at the Annual Meeting at the Dean E. Smith Center on May 3, 2018 in Chapel Hill to Kirk Warner of Raleigh, Rita Roy from Greenville, Cecil Mock of Liberty and Rick Ridenhour from Rockwell.
CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is pleased to announce the 2018 recipients of the Charlie Adams Endowed Scholarship, an award honoring the late and former executive director of the NCHSAA. Anna Kathryn Kilby from Forbush High School and Jameson Tyler “J.T.” Stroupe from Crest High School were named the winners of the $1,500 scholarship.
ABOUT THE CHARLIE ADAMS ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP
CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 William Clary Medal scholarship. This year’s recipients are Ty Meyer from Hobbton High School and Jayda Bodine from Lejeune High School. Winners of the Clary Medal are awarded a one-time $2,000 scholarship and a commemorative plaque at the NCHSAA’s Annual Meeting. This year’s meeting will be held Thursday, May 4, 2017 at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill.
ABOUT THE CLARY MEDAL
CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017-2018 Pat Gainey Student Award, providing scholarship support for two student-athletes with a focus on need-based applicants. This year’s recipients are Hannah Jennings from Madison High School and Lyle Pfingst from West Forsyth High School. Each recipient receives a $2,000 scholarship award and a commemorative plaque when they are presented at the NCHSAA Annual Meeting held each May in Chapel Hill.
ABOUT THE PAT GAINEY STUDENT AWARD
CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Toby Webb Coach of the Year Awards. The Toby Webb award recognizes two coaches annually, one male and one female. Amber Reddick from Freedom and Roy Cooper from Apex have been selected as this year’s winners.
CHAPEL HILL— Tess Meurling from Apex High School and Lexi Sox from Western Alamance High School have been named recipients of the NCHSAA Performance of the Week awards.
Each week two athletes in North Carolina High School Athletic Association competition are selected for this award from nominations received from media and school administrators.
CLINTON, N.C. – A long-serving stalwart of the education and athletics community, Edward R. Mason, or “E.R.” as he was known by many, has passed away. Mason passed away on Thursday after months of health complications.
Mason served the students and communities of Eastern NC in many capacities from coach to athletic director, principal and School Board Chairman. He was born in Aberdeen, a graduate of Berkley High School before earning an undergraduate degree from Shaw University and a Masters’ Degree from East Carolina University.
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CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association in conjunction with Wells Fargo released the Winter standings in the 39th annual Wells Fargo Cup competitions for the 2017-18 academic year. The award recognizes the high schools that achieve the best overall interscholastic athletic performance within each of the state’s four competitive classifications.
CHAPEL HILL— Caleigh MacKinnon of Union Academy and Christopher Thorburn of Cardinal Gibbons High School were named recipients of the NCHSAA Performance of the Week awards.
Each week, two athletes in North Carolina High School Athletic Association competition are selected for this award from nominations submitted by media and school administrators.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – (April 2, 2018) The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) held the 2018 Student Leadership Conference on Saturday, March 24 at the Sheraton Hotel in Chapel Hill. The event was hosted by the Student Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) under the direction of Chiquana Dancy, Director of Sports, Championships and Student Services at the NCHSAA.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (April 3, 2018) - Schools participating in the North Carolina Basketball State Championships at the Dean E. Smith Center and Reynolds Coliseum on Saturday, March 10 donated 1,034 pounds of canned goods – the equivalent of 690 meals – for local hungry families.
The month of March is National Athletic Training Month as promoted by the National Athletic Trainers' Association to spread awareness about the important work of athletic trainers. During the month of March, we'll spotlight Licensed Athletic Trainers across the state, asking them why they participate in education-based athletics as a trainer. We will also talk to Athletic Directors from around the state to describe the impact that having Licensed Athletic Trainers in their schools has had on their students and families.