NCAC BOYS: Voyager Academy bests Kestrel Heights for title
Voyager beat Kestrel Heights 66-52 to win the boys’ 1-A North Central Athletic Conference Tournament on Friday.
The Vikings repeated as tournament champs and also were the top NCAC team during the regular season.
Both Voyager and Kestrel, along with NCAC member Roxboro Community School, earned spots in the state playoffs as top-three conference finishers, Voyager athletics director Mike Germino said.
The playoffs start Monday.
Franklin Academy won the girls’ NCAC Tournament 46-43 over River Mill. Those two teams, as well as Raleigh Charter, are going to the playoffs.
Voyager hosted the NCAC Tournament.
VOYAGER 66, KESTREL HEIGHTS 52
NCAC 1-A Championship
Kestrel Heights 10 15 18 9 — 52
Voyager Academy 16 18 15 17 — 66
KESTREL HEIGHTS — Johnny Whitted 8, Idee Johnson 4, Devonte Barker 16, Zack Featherstone 4, Asa Clark 14, Treyvon Brooks 4, Ishon Banks 2.
VOYAGER ACADEMY — Gary Ford II 5, Charlie Stone 6, McKenzie Barringer 2, Diante Parker 3, Christopher Sause 25, Jay Huff 19, Coltyn Faucette 2.
Records — Kestrel Heights 15-8, Voyager Academy 20-9.