CHAPEL HILL—A total of 54 student-athletes from North Carolina High School Athletic Association member schools were named Performance of the Week Award recipients throughout the 2019-2020 school year.
Now we know. And it isn’t fun. No NCAA basketball tournament. No traditional Major League Baseball Opening Days. No professional basketball or hockey playoffs. No Little League or youth soccer. The Summer Olympics have been delayed for at least a year. And the list of community cancellations and postponements is nearly endless.
CHAPEL HILL - The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) announced the selection of Steve Rankin from Lake Norman High School for the Association's Bud Phillips Retiree Award.
CHAPEL HILL — Commissioner Que Tucker of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) is pleased to present two Commissioner's Choice Awards for the 2019-2020 academic year. One is awarded to Sammy Carden from Durham Coca-Cola and the other is awarded to one to J.J. Knox from Eastern Alamance High School. These awards are presented when merited for extraordinary service to the state's high school athletic program as selected by the Commissioner of the NCHSAA.
CHAPEL HILL— The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) is pleased to announce the 2020 recipients of the Charlie Adams Endowed Scholarship, an award honoring the late and former executive director of the NCHSAA. Madeline Dierauf from Brevard High School and Peter Petroff from Concord High School are this year’s recipients of the $1,500 scholarship award.
ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS
CHAPEL HILL - The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is pleased to announce the four recipients of the 2020 Golden Whistle Merit Awards for outstanding officiating service. This year’s outstanding group of recipients are Tim Graham from Winston-Salem, Mark Kadlecik from Durham, Steve Sanders from Dover, and the late Steve Stephenson from Raleigh.
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CHAPEL HILL – Commissioner Que Tucker of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) is pleased to announce the eight winners of the Commissioner’s Cup for community service in the 2019-2020 school year. This year’s winners for 1A are East Carteret High School and Princeton High School. In 2A the winners are Franklin High School and Mount Pleasant High School. In 3A the award winners are North Henderson High School and Person High School. The 4A winners are Athens Drive High School and Porter Ridge High Schools.
Interruption. Disruption. Two words that nobody likes to hear. Yet they are two words that most litter our everyday lives, even under normal circumstances. They are two words that have tremendously impacted student-athletes across North Carolina and our nation, including senior women’s soccer player Abby Mayer and her teammates.
CHAPEL HILL— Taylor Apple from Western Alamance High School and Zeus Ponder from Mitchell High School have been named recipients of the NCHSAA Performance of the Week award. Each week two athletes in North Carolina High School Athletic Association competition are selected for this award from nominations received from coaches, media, and school administrators.
The NCHSAA has postponed the Hall of Fame Induction Banquet for the Class of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are following recommended guidelines of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and other governmental agencies in delaying the banquet from its originally scheduled date in order to limit gatherings to no more than 50 people during the outbreak.