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.
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.
CARY, NC – The Weddington Warriors fell behind Chapel Hill in the opening two minutes of the 1A/2A/3A Men’s Lacrosse Championship, but the Warriors ripped off 10 unanswered goals on their way to a 16-5 victory over Chapel Hill and the Warriors third consecutive State Championship. James Shipley led the way for Weddington with four goals and three assists on his way to being named the Most Valuable Player in the game.
The 2019 NCHSAA Men's Golf State Championships have concluded in Pinehurst. Please find results and other information from the tournament here on this page.
CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) hosted the first two rounds of the 2019 Men’s Individual Tennis State Championships on Friday, May 10. On Saturday, semifinals with championships to follow are scheduled begin at 8:00 a.m for 3A and 4A, while 2A Semifinals will start at 9:00. The 1A Championships will begin at 9:00 a.m. The 1A and 2A Championships are scheduled for Cary Tennis Park, 3A Championships are to be at Piedmont Indoor Tennis Center in Greensboro and the 4A Championships are slated for Millbrook Exchange Park.
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) has postponed the 1A West and 4A Midwest Track & Field Regional Championship meet. The 1A West was scheduled for Saturday at Lenoir-Rhyne University. The meet will now be held on Monday, May 13th at Lenoir-Rhyne. The meet start time will updated soon. The 4A Midwest was scheduled for Saturday at Davie County High School and has been postponed to Monday, May 13th. Gates for the 4A Midwest will open at 12:30 p.m. on Monday with competition beginning at 2:30 p.m.
By Karissa Niehoff, Executive Director of the National Federation of State High School Associations and Que Tucker, Commissioner of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association.
We communicate on smart phones, drive smart cars, make purchases using smart cards and even drink smart water. But, really, how smart are we?
CHAPEL HILL - The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA), in conjunction with the North Carolina Farm Bureau, presented the annual Homer Thompson "Eight Who Make A Difference" Awards on May 2, 2019 at the NCHSAA's Annual Meeting in the Dean E. Smith Center. The award is named in honor of the late Homer Thompson, the long-time Winston-Salem Parkland coach and member of the NCHSAA Hall of Fame; coaches nominated for exemplary sportsmanship.
CHAPEL HILL - The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) partners with the NCHSAA to recognize coaches of the year for the State of North Carolina, for the Southeastern Region, known as Section 3 within the NFHS, and national coaches of the year in each sport. For the 2017-18 academic year, the NCHSAA had two coaches selected as both state and section coaches of the year.
The National Federation of State High School Associations partners with the NCHSAA to recognize coaches of the year for the State of North Carolina. This year in North Carolina there were 19 coaches recognized as State Coaches of the year in their sports.