High School: Durham Academy

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 05:59 PM

Dekker record bid fails; DA advances to FH finals

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.

Oct. 23, 2014 @ 04:40 PM

Runner Dekker, DA field hockey chase state titles

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.

Oct. 08, 2014 @ 07:27 PM

DA, NCSSM win City-County Cross Country titles

Nicholas Walker won the boys’ race and Eliza Dekker won the girls’ race for the second straight year in the City-County Cross Country meet at Durham Academy on Tuesday.

Jun. 04, 2014 @ 05:51 PM

9 area girls' soccer stars named to NCSCA all-state teams

Nine area girls’ soccer players have been named to 2014 all-state teams by the N.C. Soccer Coaches Association.

Jun. 04, 2014 @ 04:36 PM

Durham Academy stars, athletic director honored by U.S. Lacrosse

Durham Academy seniors Ian Concannon and Spencer Hallyburton have been named U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-Americans in recognition of excellence on the lacrosse field and in the classroom. In addition, DA Athletic Director Steve Engebretsen has been named U.S. Lacrosse Man of the Year for the N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association.

May. 16, 2014 @ 10:48 PM

Jordan nips arch-rival ECH in boys' state lacrosse quarterfinals

And in a punishing state championship quarterfinals playoff Friday night, Jordan won 10-8 to advance to the semifinals on Tuesday against the winner of Apex and Green Hope.

May. 16, 2014 @ 08:18 PM

Carrboro tops N.C. Science & Math; will play for state 2-A title

Carrboro is returning to the state 2-A dual-team tennis championship today and the Jaguars hope to come away with a title — something that eluded them the last two seasons. ... Voyager Academy is eliminated in 1-A semifinals in Raleigh ... Durham Academy eliminated in 3-A NCISAA semifinals ... Trinity School of Durham and Chapel Hill and Carolina Friends School were both eliminated in 2-A NCISAA semifinals.

May. 14, 2014 @ 10:48 PM

6 for 6: Area boys' tennis teams sweep state quarterfinal matches

Chapel Hill sweeps Southern Nash on the road Wednesday to complete a 6-for-6 sweep of area teams in their respective NCHSAA and NCISAA playoff quarterfinals.

Apr. 09, 2014 @ 11:00 PM

Beischer, Durham Academy sweep Durham High School Invitational

Durham Academy's Will Beischer fires a 3-under 69 to lap the field at the annual Durham High School Invitational golf tournament at Treyburn Country Club Wednesday. DA also won the team title, finishing ahead of Trinity School of Durham & Chapel Hill.

Apr. 03, 2014 @ 04:32 PM

Durham Academy alum Mollie Pathman of Duke signs pro pact

The Boston Breakers on Thursday announced the signing of former Duke and Durham Academy forward Mollie Pathman for the 2014 National Women’s Soccer League season. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Feb. 15, 2014 @ 08:44 PM

Durham Academy girls fall to Ravens in TISAC title game

The Durham Academy girls cut a 22-point deficit to 6 in the second half but eventually fell 57-43 to the Ravens in the Triangle Independent Schools Athletic Conference Tournament girls’ championship game on Saturday.

Jan. 24, 2014 @ 11:46 PM

Prep Roundup: A look at Friday's high school sports action

Chapel Hill sweeps Big Eight 3-A Conference boys and girls swim meet ... Wrestling, girls basketball, boys basketball results

Jan. 17, 2014 @ 05:54 PM

Tar Heels Dunn, Ohai go No. 1-2 in women's pro soccer draft

Fourteen ACC players — six from UNC and Duke combined — were among the 36 chosen in Friday’s 2014 National Women’s Soccer League College Draft in Philadelphia.

Jan. 13, 2014 @ 10:09 PM

Balanced Durham Academy bumps NCSSM

Durham Academy big man Alston Thompson got plenty of help in win against N.C. School of Science and Mathematics.

Jan. 04, 2014 @ 07:49 PM

Former Georgia Tech QB to host camp

Donnie Davies played at Cummings High School, in Burlington, before heading to Georgia Tech.