SOUTHEAST RALEIGH SWEEPS NCHSAA 4-A INDOOR TRACK
CHAPEL HILL—Southeast Raleigh swept both team championships in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 4-A indoor track and field
championships on Saturday night at the Eddie Smith Fieldhouse on the campus of the University of North Carolina.
In the men's competition, Southeast Raleigh took the title with 41.5 points to 35 for second-place Charlotte Providence. New Bern and West Charlotte tied for third with 33 each and Winston-Salem R.J. Reynolds was
SOUTHEAST RALEIGH SWEEPS NCHSAA 4-A INDOOR TRACK
ENLOE, PROVIDENCE CONTINUE DOMINANCE IN 4-A
RALEIGH – Two schools kept long winning strings intact, but it wasn’t easy at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 4-A swimming and diving championships at the Willis Casey Aquatic Center on the N.C. State campus on Saturday.
Raleigh Enloe won its ninth consecutive men’s team championship and Charlotte Providence rallied to capture its ninth women’s crown in the last 10 years and fifth in succession.
CARY ROLLS PAST WEST FORSYTH
Cary dominated from the opening bout and scored a convincing 53-9 victory over West Forsyth in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 4-A dual team wrestling championship on Saturday afternoon at Cary High School.
The match started at the 130-pound weight class and the Imps stormed out to a 35-0 lead. Cary won 12 of the 14 weight classes.
Time Warner Cable will telecast all eight North Carolina High School Athletic Association state high school basketball championship games scheduled for March 10th.
News 14 Carolina will telecast the 4-A women’s state championship game at 5PM and the 4-A men’s state championship game at 7:30pm both “live” from the Smith Center on the UNC campus. News 14 Carolina is available to basic cable subscribers in the Charlotte, Raleigh/Durham/Fayetteville and Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point television markets.
Four championships will be up for grabs on Saturday in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s 18th annual dual team wrestling championships.
The championships are held on high school campuses and this year the Eastern champions are the hosts. All of the teams advancing to the Saturday championship matches earned a pair of victories on Thursday night to gain a shot at the state title.
CHAPEL HILL -- State championships in two classifications are up for grabs this weekend in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association swimming and diving championship.
The 3-A schools will compete at the Huntersville Family Fitness and Aquatic Center, while the 4-A schools will square off at the Willis Casey Aquatic Center on the N.C. State University campus in Raleigh.
CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association state indoor track and field championships will have a new look this year.
The 21st annual edition, scheduled for the Eddie Smith Fieldhouse on the campus on the University of North Carolina on Saturday, will for the first time be a classified championship. Indoor track has always been conducted as an “open” championship, with all schools regardless of size competing for the same championship.
The NCHSAA Board of Directors has once again addressed a situation for student-athletes whose eligibility may be impacted by certain EOC assessments.
Scores from the fall 2006 administration of the English I, Algebra I, Geometry and Algebra II end-of-course assessments will not be released until the standards for the tests have been set. The standard setting process is scheduled to take place in January. As a result, there will be a delay in releasing the scores.
RALEIGH – Both the East Lincoln men and the Raleigh Cardinal Gibbons successfully defended their team championships in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 1-A/2-A swimming and diving championships at the Willis Casey Center on the North Carolina State University campus on Saturday.
East Lincoln took the men’s crown with 263.5 points to 175.5 for runner-up Lenoir Hibriten. Cardinal Gibbons was third at 172.5, followed by the North Carolina School of Science and Math at 161 and the Durham School of the Arts with 136 points.
Due to the incoming weather event tomorrow. The Vance HS State Baseball and Softball Clinic has been changed from tomorrow until February 8th, 2007. 6:30 for softball and 7:30 for baseeball.
WEIGHT CERTIFICATION INFORMATION AND PRINCIPAL ESIGN IS DUE NO LATER THEN FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 2007. THE WEIGHT CERTIFICATION FORM IS APART OF THE 06-07 WORKBOOK WHICH EVERYONE DOWNLOADED AT THE BEGINNING OF THE SEASON. There is a tab at the bottom of the form that say weight certification. Click this tab and it will pull up the form, with all the wrestlers names already on there. There is only one column for the Usg (hydration) test, but wrestlers do get three trials. So, please put the Usg (hydration) test the wrestler passes in this cell.
CHAPEL HILL – In recognition of Black History Month in February, a group of alumni from historically black high schools has offered an interesting and inexpensive way for communities to participate in reclaiming a part of their own history.
The NCHSAC Alumni have suggested that NCHSAA member schools could designate a basketball game in February as NCHSAC Recognition Night, and alumni from the NCHSAC school could even be invited to attend or recognized at halftime.
NOTE: The 2-pound growth allowance goes into effect on January 19th, only after certification is complete.
*THE WEIGHT CERTIFICATION FORM IS APART OF THE 06-07 WORKBOOK WHICH EVERYONE DOWNLOADED AT THE BEGINNING OF THE SEASON. There is a tab at the bottom of the form that say weight certification. Click this tab and it will pull up the form, with all the wrestlers names already on there. There is only one column for the Usg (hydration) test, but wrestlers do get three trials. So, please put the Usg (hydration) test the wrestler passes in this cell.
A summit will be held in Charleston, SC, (Embassy Suites Hotel Airport - Convention Center; 5055 International Boulevard) on Wednesday, January 24, 2007 on Student Drug Testing. Experts in the field will present on such topics as Legal Concerns, Policy Development, Importance of Student Assistance, Drug Testing Technology, and Department of Education Grants. For more information please go to the link under Student Services.