East Garner Magnet Middle students Dionte Barrett and Ralph Vieux will attend the Russell Wilson Passing Academy on full scholarship this summer. Continue Reading . . .
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The Wake County Board of Education congratulated high school athletic teams that earned state titles this year. Continue Reading . . .
Fuquay-Varina High meets South Mecklenburg High in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2013 State Baseball Championship Series this weekend at Five County Stadium in Zebulon. Continue Reading . . .
Wake Forest-Rolesville High meets Alexander Central High in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2013 State Fast Pitch Softball Championship Series this weekend at the Walnut Creek Softball Complex in Raleigh. Continue Reading . . .
Millbrook High stopped the bid by R.J. Reynolds High for a fourth consecutive North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 4-A men’s dual team tennis championship on Saturday with a hard-fought 5-4 decision. Continue Reading . . .
Southeast Raleigh High snapped Wakefield’s string of state team titles at three, winning the state 4-A women’s track and field team championship for the first time since 2009. Continue Reading . . .
Senior attackman Derek’s Sweet dramatic goal in the final second lifted Apex to a 12-11 triumph over Lake Norman for the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s state men’s lacrosse championship Saturday at WakeMed Soccer Park. Continue Reading . . .
Knightdale High capped off its third consecutive state 4-A men’s track and field team championship with a record setting performance in the four by 400 relay at the Irwin Belk Track at North Carolina A&T State University on Saturday. Continue Reading . . .
It’s called the “World’s Fastest Track Meet,” according to Coach Chad Oliver, the event organizer. Oliver, a Hunter Elementary P.E. teacher says that’s because 90 elementary schools with 320 students compete in a host of track and field events in less than three hours.
Coach Oliver says, “It’s a great event for elementary students because it prepares them for what they may do in the future at other schools. It provides them real world experiences of what they can do later in life.” Continue Reading . . .
The Wake County Track and Field Championship Meet will be held Saturday, April 13 at Athen’s Drive High School. Start time for field events is set for 9:30 a.m. with track events tentatively scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. This is one of the few times throughout the year that all Wake County high schools compete against each other in head to head athletic competition.