Aug 27, 2019

This is the first article in a new thread we are calling "Respect the Game". This series is designed for highlighting NCHSAA members using education-based athletics for their true purpose - to support and enrich the educational experience of students - by providing educational life lessons and growth opportunities through sport. These stories will highlight lessons of respect, sportsmanship, integrity, fair play, honesty, equity, fair competition and development of student-athletes. We look forward to hearing stories from your community.

Aug 1, 2019
NCHSAA Contact: James Alverson, Assistant Commissioner
(919) 240-7367
Sinclair Contact: Steve Marks, EVP & Chief Operating Officer
(813) 886-9882

CHAPEL HILL, NC – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) and Sinclair Broadcasting Group (“Sinclair”) have recently renewed their agreement to produce and broadcast the NCHSAA Football and Basketball State Championship games across North Carolina through 2022.

Jul 24, 2019

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - This week, 140 student ambassadors from 34 states and two Canadian provinces are in Indianapolis to attend the fifth National Student Leadership Summit, hosted by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS).

Jun 11, 2019

CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association in conjunction with Wells Fargo released the final standings in the 40th annual Wells Fargo Cup competitions for the 2018-19 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.

Jun 11, 2019

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA), in conjunction with Wells Fargo, has announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions for the 2018-2019 sports season. The Wells Fargo Cup award, sponsored by Wells Fargo and the NCHSAA, recognizes the schools that achieve the best overall interscholastic athletic performance within each of the state’s four competitive classifications. 

Jun 6, 2019

Former A.L. Brown Football Coach, Bob Boswell, passed away at age 82 following a long bout with cancer.

Boswell's career highlights include leading Graham High School to the 3A Regional Title in 1965, when play did not culminate in a State Championship Game for all classifications. He also led T.W. Andrews to a 4A State Championship in 1972, and was the school's first Head Coach. He won over 100 games during his time at A.L. Brown and coached five future NFL players.

Jun 1, 2019

1A Softball Championship Game 2: North Stokes wins second State Championship sweeping Camden County with 6-5 win in Game 2


Jun 1, 2019

1A Baseball Championship Game 2: Uwharrie Charter wins first Baseball State Championship with 10-2 Game 2 victory and sweep of Rosewood


May 25, 2019

1A Championship: Union Academy gets golden goal to knock out Franklin Academy in OT

May 18, 2019

CARY, NC – Cardinal Gibbons won the program’s fourth straight NCHSAA Women’s Lacrosse Championship, defeating Charlotte Catholic 17-10 in a rematch of last year’s Women’s title game. Game MVP Caroline Kimel led the way for the Crusaders with three goals and five assists.

May 18, 2019
1A Men’s Dual Team Tennis Championship
Research Triangle (20-1) def. Bishop McGuinness (17-1) 5-2
Burlington Tennis Center, Burlington, NC
Singles Pairings
May 18, 2019

CARY, NC – After a closely contested first quarter, Cardinal Gibbons raced past Ardrey Kell 12-5 in a dominating performance to claim their fourth NHSAA Men’s Lacrosse State Championship. Gibbons controlled most of the possession during the afternoon, thanks to the efforts of Nick Gorman who was 18 for 18 at face-offs. Gorman was named the game MVP.