May 29, 2023 – MEMORIAL DAY
No Events Scheduled
The Mid-Piedmont 3A Conference has announced All-Conference awards for the spring sports season as well as Athletes of the Year Awards.
Among the Asheboro athletes recognized for their play Tanner Marsh was named Player of the Year in baseball, Valentino Mark is the MVP in Men's Track & Field sprint races and Rebecca Wilson was named MVP in Field Events in women's Track & Field.
Athletes of the Year in the Mid-Piedmont Conference for the 2022-2023 school year are senior Haley Long from Oak Grove High School and senior Nathan Carr from Ledford High School.
MPC ALL-CONFERENCE COMPLETE LIST
May 27, 2023 – ALUMNI NEWS
Sam Davidson (AHS '20) finished in a 4th place tie in the 2023 NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championship in Nicholasville, KY. The Guilford College team finished 7th in the championship.
Davidson and teammate Michael Vick were named to the All-Tournament team following the conclusion of the national tournament.
LINK TO GUILFORD QUAKERS ARTICLE
Louisburg College finished 4th in the NJCAA Division II Softball World Series in Spartanburg, SC. Edi Austin (PG '22) had 4 hits in the 5 games the Hurricanes played including a double and a home run.
Louisburg set school records this season including total wins and consecutive wins with Austin a big part of that hitting .389 with 28 home runs.
May 27, 2023 – NCHSAA AWARDS DAY
Among the annual awards presented by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association to coaches, officials and athletes is the award for Athletic Trainer of the Year. As stated in the linked article below, a program's athletic trainer's “expertise in injury prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation allows athletes to perform at their best, minimizing risks and maximizing their potential.”
The Elton Hawley Athletic Trainer of the Year award will be presented to Eastern Randolph High School athletic trainer Jana Webb to mark the “remarkable efforts and contributions” she has made in that field during the 2022-23 school year.
The 2023 NCHSAA awards ceremony will be held at Piedmont Hall, West Gate City Boulevard, Greensboro beginning at 10:00 am on Wednesday, June 14.
LINK TO NCHSAA ARTICLE
May 27, 2023 – Saturday Schedule UPDATED
No Events Scheduled
It's a quiet Memorial Day weekend in Randolph County sports with Post 45 American Legion baseball having to postpone games due to the continuing renovations at McCrary Park. Post 45 is scheduled to host Davidson County Post 8 Thursday night but the status of that game is subject to change.
AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL SCHEDULE
The remaining high school schedule features Wheatmore women's soccer (23-0) traveling to Mooresville Tuesday to play Pine Lake Prep School (20-1-2) in the west region championship match. Wheatmore, defending state 2A champions, has tied the state record in women's soccer with 48 consecutive wins and looks to advance to the 2023 championship match with a win Tuesday.
Soccer championships in all four classifications will take place at UNC-G Soccer Stadium on Friday and Saturday, June 2nd and 3rd.
SPORTSTONE WOMEN'S SOCCER
Uwharrie Charter Academy baseball will be playing in the 1A Baseball Championship Series beginning Friday but the opponent and location have not been determined. The Eagles defeated Eastern Randolph for the West Region Championship and will play either North Moore or Voyager Academy. That eastern title series is tied 1 game apiece with a deciding game 3 scheduled for
tonight Monday in Durham.
The other championship pairings have been decided and can be seen on the SPORTSTONE BASEBALL page.
Most of the softball championship match-up are also available on the SPORTSTONE SOFTBALL page.