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.
Due to a issue we ran into this week with the 1A/3A State Track names for t-shirts, we are asking that all 2A/4A schools that qualify for the State Track meet on Friday, May 18th or Saturday, May 19th, please fax in the State Form on the NCHSAA Track page.
If you have any questions please feel free to give the NCHSAA office a call.
CHAPEL HILL—The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has announced the winter standings in the Wachovia Conference Cup competition for the 2006-2007 academic year.
The Wachovia Conference Cup, sponsored annually by Wachovia and sanctioned by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, recognizes high school sports programs that achieve the best overall performance within their respective athletic conferences. Wachovia has sponsored the conference awards program since 1980.
Effective immediately, pep bands and/or music can be played during all dead ball periods preceding and during basketball games. Pep Bands must still be supervised by a school music director or other school personnel, but the NCHSAA Handbook provision that “The band may play only before the game, at halftime, or following the game” has been expanded to allow music during all dead ball periods. NOTE: The music must stop immediately prior to the ball becoming live to start/resume play.