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New Bern freshman DT Keith Sampson picks up offers from Tennessee, UNC-Charlotte
Keith SampsonNew Bern freshman DT KJ Sampson has received offers from Tennessee and UNC-Charlotte in the past week. Standing at 6-foot-3 and weighing in at 285 pounds, Sampson registered 52 tackles, 2.5 sacks, and 2 forced fumbles in his debut varsity campaign.
Friendly sibling rivalry helps fuel Extra Effort winner toward state wrestling record
Christian DecaturWrestling runs in the blood of Christian Decatur. The C.B. Aycock senior going for his third straight state championship this year. His older brother, Timothy, also won three state titles for Rosewood and earned the Extra Effort Award last year.
Extra Effort: Christian Decatur, C.B. Aycock (Jan. 23, 2020)
Christian DecaturExtra Effort: Christian Decatur, C.B. Aycock (Jan. 23, 2020)
Apex Friendship's Nick Farrar fulfills his, late mother's shared dream by heading to NC State
Boys Basketball: Apex Friendship vs. Northwood (Dec. 23, 2019)Before she passed away, Nick Farrar and his mother shared a common dream: for him to play basketball at NC State. Now, he's signed a letter of intent that will accomplish that very goal.
Isaiah Todd, Day'Ron Sharpe named to McDonald's All-American Game
NCHSAA 4A Mens Basketball State Finals - South Central v West ChPower forward Isaiah Todd of Word of God and Day'Ron Sharpe of Montverde Academy (Fla.) were selected to the team.
Anthony Barbour steps down as Jordan football coach to focus on health
Football: NC State 7-on-7 Competition (June 14, 2019)Anthony Barbour informed his team on Thursday afternoon that he will not return as the Jordan High School football coach this fall.
Shane Timmons named head football coach at Randleman
Randleman football coach Shane TimmonsShane Timmons will take over the Randleman football program. He has been an administrator at the high school since 2018 and has strong ties to the Randleman community.
HighSchoolOT's 2020 Boys & Girls Basketball Playoff Projections
Boys Basketball: Garner vs. Millbrook (Nov. 21, 2019)Each year, HighSchoolOT provides extensive playoff projections for all seeded playoffs. This fall, we are providing those projections for the boys basketball state playoffs in all classifications.
Dawkins paces Eastern Guilford with 23 points in its 54-44 win at Western Alamance
Boys Basketball: Eastern Guilford vs. Western Alamance Eastern Guilford won its 13th game on the season on Wednesday by going on the road and knocking off Western Alamance, 54-44.
Brandon Pope: I was glad to have the effort and the fight they showed tonight
brandon popeCary Academy coach Brandon Pope spoke to HighSchoolOT after the loss to Ravenscroft about the offensive games of Alex Nunnaly and Chase Dawson and what he thought was the difference down the stretch.
Thomas Brown: I have a lot of confidence in my boys
thomas brownRavenscroft junior guard Thomas Brown spoke to HighSchoolOT after the win over Cary Academy about his 15 points and how the group has been rolling in conference play.
Highlights: Ravenscroft boys pull away late to beat Cary Academy, 66-65
ravenscroftRavenscroft trailed going into the fourth quarter, but big fourth quarter performances from Brady O'Connell and Josh Hall led the Ravens to a comeback win.
Kevin Billerman: I thought we showed some poise at the end of the game
Kevin BillermanRavenscroft head coach Kevin Billerman spoke to HighSchoolOT after the win over Cary Academy about the difference maker down the stretch, running into hot shooters and the upcoming match with Durham Academy.
Highlights: Ravenscroft girls use big defensive performance to knock off Cary Academy, 56-34
ravenscroftThe Ravenscroft girls team knocked off Cary Academy on Wednesday night to remain perfect in conference play, 56-34
Girls Basketball: Cape Fear shines in 72-46 victory over Terry Sanford
Cape FearThe Colts took down Terry Sanford 72-46 and picked up their fourth win in the past seven games on Wednesday night.
Girls Basketball: Southeast Raleigh vs. Millbrook (Jan. 16, 2020)
Girls Basketball: Southeast Raleigh vs. Millbrook (Jan. 16, 2020No. 1 Southeast Raleigh dominated No. 2 Millbrook in a key Cap 7 girls basketball game on Thursday night, 74-37.
Boys Basketball: Middle Creek vs. Garner (Jan. 14, 2020)
Boys Basketball: Middle Creek vs. Garner (Jan. 14, 2020)Garner came from behind and pulled away from Middle Creek to a 70-52 win in South Wake Athletic Conference play on Tuesday night.
Our lens on Broughton outside hitter Jade Demps
Volleyball: Broughton vs Green Hope (Nov. 5, 2019)Jade Demps is one of the most decorated volleyball players in North Carolina. She has been the NC Volleyball Coaches Association Player of the Year twice, owns the 4A kills record for a single season, and was named the 2019 Gatorade NC Player of the Year.

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