Durham Jordan, Green Hope, Clayton and Millbrook won Wachovia Conference Cup titles for the 2010-11 season. The awards are given for overall sports programs in each N.C. High School Athletic Association conference.
Holly Springs and Asheville Roberson are scheduled to play the first game in their best-of-three 4-A baseball championship series at Zebulon's Durham County Stadium at 8 p.m.
Holly Springs and Clayton play Friday night at Raleigh's Walnut Creek.
CARY-- The opportunities were there for Cardinal Gibbons but the Crusaders couldn’t convert in the NCHSAA 3-A state final against Charlotte Catholic. Instead the Cougars withstood the Crusaders last charge and held on for the 2-1 victory Saturday afternoon at WakeMed Soccer Park.
Catholic’s Jane Cline scored both goals and was named tourney MVP in helping the Cougars to their first 3-A championship.
Wilmington Ashley begins baseball series at Holly Springs tonight.
Holly Springs and Wilmington Ashley will begin a best-of-three baseball series on Thursday.
NCHSAA and NCISAA times and venues are updated as they are reported.
Defending champ Grayson Murray of Leesville opens with a 71.
It wasn't easy for Enloe girls basketball coach Pina Baker to tell her team in early February that it would have to forfeit nine wins after she discovered a player's physical expired during the season.
The Eagles, who were 16-5 at the time, eventually missed the state playoffs as the hole was simply too big to overcome with just a few weeks of the regular season left plus the conference tournament left.
But the notoriety of that case may have raised statewide awareness.
After juggling the ideas of going to five or three classifications, the N.C. High School Athletic Association will stick with four for the next realignment. The decision comes after an study by SAS that broke down each possible realignment's ramifications.
The timeline for the next realignment was approved by the board. In November, the process of drafting NCHSAA conferences for the 2013-17 seasons will begin.