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Despite replacing host of stars, Ardrey Kell baseball still among state’s best

Despite replacing host of stars, Ardrey Kell baseball still among state’s best

This was supposed to be a rebuilding year for the Ardrey Kell baseball team. With a star-studded roster that may have made some college programs envious, Ardrey Kell went 23-5… Read more »

Providence Day boys lacrosse squad has gotten closer – and much better

Providence Day boys lacrosse squad has gotten closer – and much better

It was the greatest challenge the Providence Day boys lacrosse players had faced this season. That 11-7 defeat to Maryland-based Archbishop Spalding in early March? Sure, that was rough. So… Read more »

Charlotte Christian pitcher Bailey Ober has cemented himself among Knights’ greats

Charlotte Christian pitcher Bailey Ober has cemented himself among Knights’ greats

The Charlotte Christian baseball program has had more than its fair share of success over the years, both on individual and team levels. But this season, one year removed from… Read more »

Long out as Providence football coach

Long out as Providence football coach

Providence football coach Randy Long said the school’s principal, Tracey Harrill, informed him that he wouldn’t be returning to the position he’s held for the past nine seasons. “I was… Read more »

Providence Day track star Massillon is well-versed  in several other activities

Providence Day track star Massillon is well-versed in several other activities

This is a story about Arielle Massillon, the outstanding girls track and field athlete. But that’s only because it’s springtime. If it were autumn, this would be a story about… Read more »

Sabres’ Koch among the nation’s best backstops

Sabres’ Koch among the nation’s best backstops

If Logan Koch could identify a single mantra that’s defined his development as a baseball player, it’s one his father, Donn – a former catcher in the Chicago White Sox… Read more »

Following knee injury,  Mustang star hopes to pick up where he left off in 2012

Following knee injury, Mustang star hopes to pick up where he left off in 2012

To the casual observer, Myers Park’s first win of this 2013 boys lacrosse season probably didn’t appear to be much different from any of the 2012 campaign, when the Mustangs… Read more »

Resilient Charlotte Latin boys swim team wins first state title since 2007

Resilient Charlotte Latin boys swim team wins first state title since 2007

It wasn’t as if Patty Waldron needed a boost of confidence or something. As a longtime coach with internationally known SwimMAC Carolina, Waldron had been a part of 57 championships,… Read more »

Resilient Providence Day girls win fourth consecutive private-school state basketball championship

Resilient Providence Day girls win fourth consecutive private-school state basketball championship

By only looking at the end result – a fourth consecutive state title after defeating Rabun Gap (Ga.) on Feb. 23 – it would be easy to surmise that this… Read more »

Latin wrestlers win second consecutive state crown

Latin wrestlers win second consecutive state crown

Feb. 16, 2013 turned out to be a glorious day for veteran Charlotte Latin wrestling coach Richard Fletcher. But it certainly didn’t start that way. Through the early stages of… Read more »