Under a canopy of towering oak trees in an Alabama park, Duke University football coach David Cutcliffe learned a valuable lesson as a child, he said at Durham Academy’s 41st commencement exercises Friday.
Durham Academy will meet Charlotte Country Day for state championship on Saturday
Jaguars clash with Brevard in state final on Saturday
DA tennis headed to NCISAA 3-A semifinals
Wesleyan stays unbeaten by eliminating Durham Academy
Sarah Spicer wins the 16th Durham High School Invitational by two shots over her male competitors
After an even first half, Durham Academy couldn’t keep up with Ravenscroft and lost 9-6 in lacrosse on Thursday.
Weather knocks out plans for games as team's prep for state playoffs
Hillside's Jackson, Jordan's Brown and Northwood's Council and Ghadegesin of School of the Arts claim individual titles
Northern Knights getting healthy as trip to Jordan looms
Hillside, Riverside, Durham Academy post tournament wins
Area golf (Monday and Tuesday) and cross country athletes (Saturday) active in state championship playoffs this week ... South Granville to travel to Carrboro for state 2-A volleyball semifinals at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Durham Academy loses NCISAA field hockey title 1-0 in sudden-death to Charlotte Country Day ... Area 2-A and 4-A state tennis finalists all fall in championship round ... Many area programs advance through regionals to state cross country championships.
Eliza Dekker forced to drop out of NCISAA cross country championship race while bidding for record fourth straight individual title ... Durham Academy field hockey advances to state championship match Saturday with win over Ravenscroft. ... Carrboro, N.C. Science & Math and East Chapel Hill tennis stars advance to state semifinals.
Durham Academy senior Eliza Dekker will chase her fourth consecutive N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association 3-A cross country championship at Jackson Park in Hendersonville Friday, Oct. 24. ... Also Friday, the 17-1 DA field hockey team will face Raleigh’s Ravenscroft School in the NCISAA semifinals at Lewisville’s Forsyth Country Day School.