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May 28, 2008

TOP PLAYERS, TEAMS SET TO DO BATTLE IN NCHSAA STATE BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES



Some of the top players and teams in North Carolina high school baseball will be trying to add hardware to their trophy cases this weekend in the 92nd annual North Carolina High School Athletic Association state baseball championship series.


May 28, 2008

PITCHING, DEFENSE ARE KEYS FOR NCHSAA STATE SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS



RALEIGH- As usual, pitching and defense should be featured as the top fast-pitch teams in the state prepare for the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state championships this weekend.

The top four teams in each classification have qualified for the double-elimination tournaments at the Walnut Creek Softball Complex. All four of the championships are scheduled for Friday and Saturday.

May 24, 2008

FIRST FLIGHT NIGHTHAWKS OUTFLY FORBUSH FALCONS TO TAKE NCHSAA STATE 2-A WOMEN’S SOCCER TITLE



RALEIGH—Kristina Argiroff’s goal proved to be the difference as Kill Devil Hills First Flight downed East Bend Forbush 2-1 on Saturday morning in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s women’s 2-A soccer championship at Paul Derr Stadium at N.C. State.


May 24, 2008

DIXON DEFENSE KEY IN 1-0 NCHSAA WOMEN’S SOCCER 1-A CHAMPIONSHIP OVER POLK



RALEIGH— Dixon’s defense made an early goal stand up in a 1-0 victory over Polk County on Saturday afternoon in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s women’s 1-A soccer championship at Paul Derr Stadium at N.C. State.



The only goal of the game came in the contest’s 14th minute, with Paige Schoonover assisting Chelsea D’Zurilla on her 19th goal of the season. D’Zurilla’s long shot was misplayed and trickled into the goal.


May 24, 2008

EAST CHAPEL HILL, CATHOLIC, GIBBONS, SCIENCE AND MATH

TAKE STATE TITLES IN NCHSAA DUAL TEAM TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS





BURLINGTON – East Chapel Hill won its second state title in three years, rolling past Charlotte Ardrey Kell 5-0 to capture the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 4-A men’s dual team tennis championship at the Burlington Tennis Center on Saturday.


May 24, 2008

JACKSONVILLE WHITE OAK BLASTS ASHEVILLE ROBERSON BY 4-0 TO CAPTURE NCHSAA WOMEN’S SOCCER 3-A CHAMPIONSHIP



RALEIGH— Angela Cole had two goals and Stephanie Rose added a goal and an assist as Jacksonville White Oak rolled to a convincing 4-0 victory over previously unbeaten Asheville T.C. Roberson on Saturday afternoon in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s women’s 3-A soccer championship at Paul Derr Stadium at N.C. State.


May 23, 2008


NCHSAA STATE DUAL TEAM TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS SET FOR BURLINGTON





BURLINGTON - The North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s 18th annual state men’s dual team tennis championships will come to the Burlington Tennis Center on Saturday, with several familiar powers in tennis once again competing for state championships.


May 23, 2008

RALEIGH LEESVILLE ROAD BLANKS ARDREY KELL 3-0 IN NCHSAA WOMEN’S 4-A SOCCER CHAMPIIONSHIP





RALEIGH – Raleigh Leesville Road scored two goals in the game’s first 11 minutes and rolled to a 3-0 victory over Charlotte Ardrey Kell on Friday night in the 23rd annual North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s women’s 4-A soccer championship at Paul Derr Stadium at N.C. State.


May 17, 2008

WEST MONTGOMERY’S HARRISON TAKES SINGLES CROWN,

HENDERSONVILLE DOUBLES WIN IN NCHSAA 1-A MEN’S TENNIS





CARY – West Montgomery’s Grant Harrison reversed the results from last weekend’s regional tournament to win the singles championship Saturday morning in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 1-A men’s tennis championships at the Cary Tennis Center.

May 17, 2008

ROLLINSON TAKES THIRD STRAIGHT 2-A SINGLES CROWN



CARY –Will Rollinson of Raleigh Cardinal Gibbons beat teammate Michael Reilly on Saturday to win his third consecutive singles championship in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 2-A men’s tennis tournament at the Cary Tennis Center.

Rollinson dropped the first set in the final match by 6-3, but then came back to win 6-2, 6-1. He had beaten Carrboro’s Amir Najmabadi in the morning semifinals while Reilly was eliminating last year’s runner-up, Graham’s Tyler Cook.

May 17, 2008

T.C. ROBERSON’S WRIGHT IS 3-A SINGLES CHAMP,

STATESVILLE PAIR CAPTURES DOUBLES TITLE



BURLINGTON— Jacob Wright of Asheville T.C. Roberson won a pair of matches on Saturday to earn the singles title in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 3-A men’s tennis tournament championships at the Burlington Tennis Center.

Wright defeated Charlotte Catholic’s Daniel Tobben in a morning semifinal and then outdueled freshman Luke Synn of Hickory 6-0, 7-6(3) in the championship match.

May 17, 2008

NOBLE WINS NCHSAA 4-A MEN’S TENNIS SINGLES CROWN,

GREENSBORO GRIMSLEY TEAM TAKES DOUBLES TITLE



CHAPEL HILL – Ryan Noble of Fayetteville Terry Sanford held off a determined Andrew Malizia of Chapel Hill to win the singles title Saturday at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 4-A men’s tennis tournament championships at the Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center on the campus of the University of North Carolina.

May 17, 2008

HENDERSONVILLE, WINSTON-SALEM PREP ARE TEAM CHAMPS

IN NCHSAA STATE 1-A TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS



GREENSBORO – Hendersonville held on to take the team title on Saturday in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association men’s 1-A track and field championships at the Irwin Belk Track on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University.

May 16, 2008


LAKE NORMAN’S MCKEE PLAYS HIS WAY INTO 3-A SINGLES SEMIFINALS



BURLINGTON— Trey McKee of Lake Norman played brilliantly on Friday to score a couple of upset victories and advance to Saturday morning’s singles semifinals in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 3-A men’s tennis tournament championships at the Burlington Tennis Center.

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