PINEHURST, NC – The 2019 NCHSAA Women’s Golf State Championships concluded at three different courses in the Sandhills area with all but one round one leader holding their advantages on day two to secure state championships.
PINEHURST, NC - The North Carolina High School Athletic Association began the 2019 Women’s Golf State Championships on Monday, October 28 at three courses in the Sandhills area. Play will continue with the final round tomorrow.
1A/2A Championship is being conducted at Longleaf Golf and Family Club, 3A at Foxfire Resort’s Red Fox Course and 4A at Pinehurst No. 5. Final round play is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. for 3A and 4A competitors while the 1A/2A Championships will tee off at 9:00 a.m.
CHAPEL HILL - The North Carolina High School Athletic Association concluded the two-day Individual State Championships for Women’s Tennis with Semifinals and Championships on Saturday, October 26th, at three sites around the state.
Of note, Jenna Thompson from South Mecklenburg claimed her fourth consecutive 4A Singles Championship, making her the first person to win the 4A Women’s Tennis Singles Championship in all four years of high school eligibility. She joins a handful of other players in achieving this feat in other classifications.
CHAPEL HILL— 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.
BRYSON CITY, NC – There is a new leader in all-time coaching wins in North Carolina High School Athletic Association football, David Gentry from Murphy. His Bulldogs stunned Swain County 15-14 with a touchdown and two-point conversion in the closing minutes of a tight game on the road on October 18, 2019, to hand the head coach his 413th career victory.
CHAPEL HILL—Brooke Clark of Kings Mountain High School and Bryson Pleasant of Roxboro Community School won top honors in the North Carolina Governor’s Highway Safety Program Click It or Ticket Scholar-Athlete Essay Contest. The Fall 2019 semester’s prompt was: As a scholar-athlete, describe the misconceptions teens have about seat belt usage. As their peer, what are some practical ways you could encourage them to wear their seatbelt every time they get into a vehicle?
CHAPEL HILL— Mara Hirtle from Pinecrest High School and Matthew Bennett from Monroe 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 2019 Women's Dual Team Tennis Brackets have been posted to the Tennis page of the NCHSAA Website.
FAYETTEVILLE, NC - Pine Forest and Westover provided plenty of excitement after the opening kickoff, with Pine Forest narrowly edging Westover 33-30 on Friday, October 4. But during the pregame festivities, it was one of the game officials that made a spectacular entrance.
CHAPEL HILL— Summer Watkins from East Davidson High School and Logan Gilley from East Lincoln 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.
CHAPEL HILL, NC – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) is pleased to announce the eight-member group that will join the NCHSAA Hall of Fame in the Class of 2020. This year’s class includes individuals who made tremendous impacts on their communities through coaching and athletic administration. This year’s class is the 34th to join the Hall of Fame which is dedicated to honoring those who “have done the most for high school athletics in North Carolina” throughout their careers.
CHAPEL HILL - The North Carolina High School Athletic Association presented special awards at the regional meetings across the state that were just completed last week.
Commissioner Que Tucker and Assistant Commissioner Tra Waters presented both the Charlie Adams Distinguished Service Awards and the Special Person awards to recipients in each region.