High School: Carrboro View All »

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 08:11 PM

Class of 2015: Carrboro High School

While the speakers with whom he shared the graduation stage reminisced about friendships, freshman follies and faculty, Carrboro High School’s Carl Fulghieri chose to give a detailed view into his path of evolutionary social change wrought by self-examination and exposure to a diverse student body.


May. 30, 2015 @ 08:18 PM

Carrboro wins girls 2A state soccer title in double overtime

Carrboro wins its second state 2A soccer title in four years in a double overtime game. 


May. 26, 2015 @ 09:34 PM

Jaguars top Dixon for berth in 2-A title game

The longer the season has gone, the tougher the tests have been for Carrboro during it’s march through the 2-A state playoffs in girls’ soccer. Tuesday was no different as the Jaguars pulled out a 1-0 win over Dixon in the state semifinals, which sends Carrboro into the title game on Saturday at N.C. State’s Dail Soccer Complex in Raleigh.


May. 23, 2015 @ 09:52 PM

Carrboro shuts out Trinity, advances to state girls' soccer semis

The Carrboro girl’s soccer team continued its defensive dominance with a 1-0 defeat of 12th-seeded Trinity Saturday evening in the NCHSAA 2-A East semifinals.


May. 16, 2015 @ 07:03 PM

Carrboro boys repeat as 2-A state tennis champs

Carrboro’s depth proved superior as the Jaguars beat Brevard 5-2 to win its second straight NCHSAA 2-A team tennis championship at Burlington Tennis Center on Saturday.


High School: Cedar Ridge View All »

May. 30, 2015 @ 08:42 PM

Vines takes first in State Games long jump

Kacia Vines, a senior at Cedar Ridge high school, showcased her talent by jumping 17-feet, 7-inches to win the long jump. This was not very surprising considering Vines just won the 3A state title for the long jump merely three weeks ago.


May. 20, 2015 @ 05:51 PM

Cardinal Gibbons tops Cedar Ridge

Red Wolves can't hang with defending state champions


May. 13, 2015 @ 01:07 PM

Millbrook shuts out East Chapel Hill in baseball

DA tennis headed to NCISAA 3-A semifinals


May. 02, 2015 @ 09:39 PM

Chapel Hill wins 3-A boys’ regional, girls 2nd

Chapel Hill High School’s boys won the 3-A Mideast Regional track title on Saturday at Northern Guilford, beating Big Eight 3-A Conference rival Cardinal Gibbons and the girls came in second behind Eastern Guilford.


Apr. 12, 2015 @ 02:09 PM

Chapel Hill sweeps Orange Invitational titles

Chapel Hill won the boys and girls team titles at Saturday's Orange County Invitational track and field meet. All five Orange County public schools competed, with Cedar Ridge hosting the competition.


High School: Chapel Hill View All »

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 06:51 PM

Class of 2015: Chapel Hill High School

Amid the obligatory pomp, the traditional circumstance, the predictable prognostications of what lies ahead and the prosaic musings of what has gone before, commencement got real Saturday afternoon for Chapel Hill High School graduate Mackenzie Melton.


Jun. 02, 2015 @ 04:28 PM

South Granville to go for titles at N.C. State

Softball, baseball title series to be played on Raleigh campus sites


May. 14, 2015 @ 03:47 PM

Carrboro goes for 2nd straight tennis title

Jaguars clash with Brevard in state final on Saturday


May. 12, 2015 @ 09:31 PM

Voelkel’s late goal lifts Chapel Hill past Carrboro

Chapel Hill advances to face Cardinal Gibbons; East Chapel Hill loses at Leesville Road


May. 02, 2015 @ 09:39 PM

Chapel Hill wins 3-A boys’ regional, girls 2nd

Chapel Hill High School’s boys won the 3-A Mideast Regional track title on Saturday at Northern Guilford, beating Big Eight 3-A Conference rival Cardinal Gibbons and the girls came in second behind Eastern Guilford.


High School: East Chapel Hill View All »

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 08:32 PM

PAC-6 offers Cardinal Gibbons a place to play

Unlike in Wake County, administrators in Durham, Orange counties glad to face Cardinals Gibbons


Jun. 24, 2015 @ 04:57 PM

Local teams poised for State Games hoops action

Voyager team will be without two key players


Jun. 13, 2015 @ 06:57 PM

Class of 2015: East Chapel Hill High School

The irrepressible march of technology, East Chapel Hill High School Principal Elaine Tully said, worried her older generation that millennials would become “isolated, insulated and self-absorbed.” To her delight, she told 347 graduates during commencement ceremonies at the Dean E. Smith Center on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus Saturday morning, their generation has created its own communities. They learned to use social media as a tool to express ideas, share opinions, and ignite a passion for life’s challenges.


Jun. 11, 2015 @ 10:03 PM

Moton connects with bullying victim

N.C. Central basketball coach LeVelle Moton has been vocal in his anti-bullying campaigns. Last year, through his foundation, Velle Cares, he spoke at area schools to bring awareness all forms of bullying and the impact that it can have on teenagers.


Jun. 02, 2015 @ 04:28 PM

South Granville to go for titles at N.C. State

Softball, baseball title series to be played on Raleigh campus sites


High School: Orange View All »

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 08:32 PM

PAC-6 offers Cardinal Gibbons a place to play

Unlike in Wake County, administrators in Durham, Orange counties glad to face Cardinals Gibbons


Jun. 21, 2015 @ 07:44 PM

Region 3 easily claims bronze medal


Jun. 15, 2015 @ 04:08 PM

Dease coaches in State Games for 3rd time

Orange High School coach will lead team of area players this weekend


May. 21, 2015 @ 09:19 PM

Northern, Orange continue in baseball playoffs

Win-or-go home games set for Friday night


May. 14, 2015 @ 03:47 PM

Carrboro goes for 2nd straight tennis title

Jaguars clash with Brevard in state final on Saturday


High School: Woods Charter View All »

Feb. 16, 2015 @ 12:36 AM

UPDATE: Weather postpones first-round games

Early school closings curtail after-school activities.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 08:34 PM

PREPS: Bad day on state playoff front for some, good for others

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.


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. 02, 2014 @ 11:37 PM

BIG EIGHT'S BEST

The votes are in for the best players in the 3-A Big Eight and 1-A North Central Athletic conferences.


May. 21, 2014 @ 10:30 PM

Girls' soccer playoffs: Carrboro advances, Woods Charter falls

Carrboro raced to an 8-0 second half lead Wednesday night, substituted liberally in the second half and cruised to an 8-2 NCHSAA 2-A third-round girls’ soccer playoff win over Roanoke Rapids. .. Woods Charter (14-5-1) saw its 1-A girls’ state title hopes dashed Wednesday night in a 4-0 third-round playoff loss at 19-1 Whiteville.