High School: Granville Central

May. 23, 2014 @ 11:08 PM

Whiteville too much for Granville Central in 1-A softball quarters

 Whiteville withstood Granville Central’s last stand in the bottom of the seventh inning and won 3-1 on the road in the state 1-A softball quarterfinals.


May. 09, 2014 @ 11:42 PM

NCHSAA tennis, track roundup: Carrboro duo wins state title

The Carrboro doubles team of Max Fritsch and Jake Zinn completed a perfect run through the state 2-A individual boys’ tennis championships Friday, downing North Lenoir’s Evan Kramer and Will Hardy 6-2, 6-0 for the state title at Cary Tennis Park.


Mar. 26, 2014 @ 06:31 PM

Wachovia Standings; Area teams on top in 5 of 6 leagues

Area teams lead or share leads in five of six conferences that include area high school interscholastic athletic programs after the winter season in Wells Fargo Conference Cup competition.


Feb. 27, 2014 @ 06:13 PM

STATE PLAYOFFS: Half-dozen area teams vie for Elite Eight Friday

Three girls’ and three boys’ teams enter the Sweet 16 of the N.C. High School Athletic Association basketball tournament Friday, Feb. 28, including at least two distinct favorites in No. 2 4-A boys’ seed Northern and undefeated No. 1 3-A girls’ seed Chapel Hill.


Feb. 22, 2014 @ 11:10 PM

HS PLAYOFFS: Who's in, who's out and when will they play

The N.C. High School Athletic Association on Saturday announced its brackets for the state 1-A/2-A/3-A/4-A boys’ basketball tournaments which begin Monday night. No. 1 seeds went to the Chapel Hill (3-A) and Granville Central (1-A) girls and to the Orange (3-A) boys.


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


Dec. 18, 2013 @ 05:46 PM

Area schools among Wells Fargo Conference Cup fall leaders

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.


Dec. 13, 2013 @ 12:44 AM

Thursday prep roundup ...

Girls' and boys' basketball and wrestling ...


Nov. 15, 2013 @ 11:43 PM

Granville Central falls, but calls 7-5 season a success

Running back Johnny Frazier, who had run for 2,404 yards coming into Friday’s game, devastated 7-5 Granville Central, scoring on a reverse on the first play of the game and never stopping as fourth-seeded Princeton hung a 59-22 loss on the Panthers.


Nov. 15, 2013 @ 12:03 AM

9 TEAMS, 8 GAMES

This is a look at Friday, Nov. 15th's eight state playoff football games encompassing nine area football programs. Game-by-game breakdowns include playoff classification, East Region seeding and overall records.

TONIGHT'S SCHEDULE

4-AA — No. 10 South View (8-3) at No. 7 Riverside (8-3), 7 p.m.
4-A — No. 12 Clayton (7-4) at No. 5 Hillside (8-2), 7 p.m.
4-A — No. 10 Northern (3-8) at No. 7 Wilmington New Hanover (8-3), 7 p.m.
3-AA — No. 15 Chapel Hill (4-7) at No. 2 Southern (9-2), 7 p.m.
3-AA — No. 11 Rocky Mount (8-3) at No. 6 Orange (10-1), 7 p.m.
3-A — No. 10 Northwood (8-3) at No. 7 Mebane Eastern Alamance (8-3), 7 p.m.
2-AA — No. 13 Hertford County (6-5) at No. 4 South Granville (9-2), 7 p.m.
1-AA — No. 5 Granville Central (7-4) at No. 4 Princeton (8-3), 7 p.m.
 


Nov. 13, 2013 @ 06:58 PM

Prep football playoffs: A look ahead at Friday's area games

The first of a two-part look at Friday’s eight state playoff games encompassing nine area football programs. Today's highlights: Chapel Hill at Southern, Granville Central at Princeton, Northern at New Hanover and Hertford at South Granville. ... Coming tomorrow: Clayton at Hillside, Rocky Mount at Orange, Northwood at Eastern Alamance and Hertford at South Granville.


Nov. 09, 2013 @ 02:24 PM

Football playoffs: Chapel Hill, Northwood join 7 automatic qualifiers

The N.C. High School Athletic Association on Saturday released the seedings and matchups for Friday's opening round of the state football playoffs in eight classifications and nine area teams made the field.


Nov. 09, 2013 @ 12:14 AM

Football roundup: Webb finale marred by Henderson brawl

A sweeping postgame brawl that involved Northern Vance and Oxford Webb players Friday night and at least one assistant coach cast a dark shadow on the Warriors’ season-ending 21-20 win Friday at Viking Stadium.


Nov. 08, 2013 @ 03:24 PM

GAME OF THE YEAR

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.


Nov. 06, 2013 @ 10:33 PM

Playoff soccer: NCSSM, Woods Charter advance to quarterfinals

Granville Central upset at home' Jordan falls on second half goal on the road.