High School: Chapel Hill

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 01:49 AM

Work pays off as Chapel Hill rips South Granville

It was almost as if Chapel Hill defensive backs coach Cornell Lamb knew. During pre-game practice he had his crew working a fumble drill, and the preparation came in exceedingly handy for cornerback Austin Turner. The senior first-year defensive starter broke the game wide open with a 43-yard touchdown return to help the Tigers upend a scrappy South Granville team that was giving them fits throughout the first half, 24-6.

Aug. 23, 2014 @ 01:50 AM

Chapel Hill proves problem guest in 45-21 win over Riverside

East Chapel Hill transfer quarterback Connor Stough threw for 173 yards and a touchdown, and added a key run on third down which led to an important score before halftime, as visiting Chapel Hill ran over Riverside 45-21.

Aug. 12, 2014 @ 06:35 PM

Prep Preview 2014: Chapel Hill reloads, readies for big year

It’s “that old cliché,” Chapel Hill coach Issac Marsh said, and you can tell by the tone in his voice that the praise he heard from other coaches and the media of having “the best 4-8 team in the state” in 2013 is nice, but about as fulfilling as eating a rice cake.

Jul. 23, 2014 @ 05:54 PM

Northern's Council lights it up in East-West All-Star Game

Ricky Council had something to prove Monday night in Greensboro Coliseum during the N.C. Coaches Association East-West All-Star Game. The West won 98-86, but Council led the East with 21 points. It took him a while to get going, but he found his mojo in the second half and had it working.

Jul. 16, 2014 @ 03:15 PM

Southern star highlights preseason 3-A all-state football team

NCPreps.com has named quarterback Kendall Hinton of reigning state 3-A champion Southern High School to its preseason 3-A North Carolina all-state team. ... Hillside star OT Emanuel McGirt was named to the 4-A all-state team.

Jul. 10, 2014 @ 04:52 PM

Walton hopes to make a name for himself at CHHS

This Bill Walton is not that Bill Walton, the white man who played in the NBA after a supreme career at UCLA alongside the revered Coach John Wooden.

Jun. 26, 2014 @ 08:28 PM

CHHS hoops coach Walton leaves door open for Perkins' return

There could be spots on the bench at Chapel Hill High School for former interim basketball coach Lason Perkins, as well as those who coached with him, new Tigers’ coach Bill Walton said Thursday at the headquarters of Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools during his first meeting with the local media.

Jun. 23, 2014 @ 08:59 PM

New CHHS coach resigned prior post for health reasons

Lason Perkins coached Chapel Hill High School's basketball team last season in an interim capacity and has no shortage of supporters who believe the permanent job should have been his.

Jun. 20, 2014 @ 04:09 PM

Perkins' dismissal called mistake by many with CHHS ties

Former players and coaches at Chapel Hill High School say principal Sulura Jackson has made a mistake by replacing interim boys' basketball coach Lason Perkins after one season at the helm.

Jun. 20, 2014 @ 03:43 PM

Chapel Hill names 3 coaches; Carrboro replaces Tudryn

Chapel Hill named William Walton to replace interim basketball coach Lasone Perkins, elevates aide Jason Curtis to replace the retired Ron Benson as boys' and girls' soccer coach and names Greg Cain softball coach. ... Carrboro elevates long-time football aide Melvin Griffin to replace the departed Jason Tudryn.

Jun. 19, 2014 @ 12:06 AM

School board may approve Chapel Hill boys' hoops coach

Last season, Lason Perkins was the interim head boys' basketball coach at Chapel Hill High School.

Jun. 17, 2014 @ 08:08 PM

Fanfare: Hillside OT Emanuel McGirt commits to UNC

McGirt to join former Hillside teammate RB Khris Francis on Tar Heel roster for 2015 season ... Duke lands pair of football commits ... East Chapel Hill DT Chris Alson named to East-West All-Star squad ... Steve Logan to speak at Durham Sports Club meeting Wednesday, June 18 ... Chapel Hill High School names volleyball coach ... Complete Duke and UNC football commitment lists ...

Jun. 12, 2014 @ 10:57 PM

Movement in Chapel Hill boys' hoops program

Sources: Interim boys' basketball coach out at Chapel Hill High

Jun. 12, 2014 @ 07:57 PM

Chapel Hill High nets former FAU volleyball coach

Jody Brown has replaced former Chapel Hill High School volleyball coach Sherry Norris.

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.