Sides have been chosen for the 2014 McDonald’s All American Games, and Northern’s Ricky Council II had to settle for being that kid who wanted to play with the big boys yet only could stand by bouncing his basketball.
Chapel Hill sweeps Big Eight 3-A Conference boys and girls swim meet ... Wrestling, girls basketball, boys basketball results
The top of the PAC-6 4-A standings got a lot more crowded on Friday night as Jordan traveled to Northern and swept both ends of a boys and girls doubleheader.
Friday against Riverside, Jordan’s guards more than overcame any height differential. Josh Thompson and Mike Lee were dominant on both ends of their home court as the Falcons whipped the Pirates 69-56.
Josh Thompson scored 25 and Tyreek Frye added 21 to lead the Falcons to an 89-77 win in the boys’ contest. Jordan went undefeated against PAC-6 competition last season and got their first win to start this season. Hillside’s girls were led by Tykyrah Williams and Justine Lyons who scored 12 apiece in a 52-31 win. The Hornets, who dropped three straight in the High School OT Invitational, won their the second straight and their first in the PAC-6.
East Chapel Hill, N.C. Science & Math, Carrboro and Granville Central high schools are area leaders in fall sports Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions, the N.C. High School Athletic Association announced Wednesday.
All-PAC-6 teams named in football, field hockey, boys' soccer, girls' and boys' cross country and girls' tennis.
High school basketball results
Boys' and girls' basketball and swimming ...
The East Chapel Hill High School football team has gone through many transformations this season. Its finest may have been Friday night.
Orange and Southern meet in the area game of the year Friday, Nov. 8, the first meeting of the Big Eight 3-A Conference co-leaders as fellow 3-A members. But while Friday's regular-season finale will decide the Big Eight title, it might not be the last time the two face off this season. Two of the top 3-A programs in the state, they could very well face each other again in the playoffs. Both teams have already locked up playoff berths. A look at all 10 high school games involving area teams on Friday's schedule. Note: Northern-Riverside tonight is at Riverside.
Granville Central upset at home' Jordan falls on second half goal on the road.
Soccer dynasty at Githens feeds Jordan's championship hopes.
Jordan, Chapel Hill, NCSSM, Carrboro, Woods Charter and Granville Central all advance in second round. Northwood only area team eliminated.