Week of May 12 - 19
Varsity Girls Soccer
May 15 and 18- Carolina Day School defeated Hickory Grove Christian Academy 2-1 on Tuesday in the NCISAA 3A semifinals to advance to the girls soccer team’s first championship game since 2004. The Wildcats then traveled to Kinston, NC, where theY faced the #1 seeded Arendell Parrott Academy in the state championship game Saturday on May 18, at 7 p.m. The wildcats gave a great fight, but fell short losing 2-0. It was a great season for the Varsity Girls Soccer Team finishing up as State Runner ups for the 2018-2019 season.
May 13 and 14 - The CDS Golf team advanced to the NCISAA 3A Golf Championships, which was played at the Bryan Park Championship Golf Course on May 13 and 14. When scores were posted on Tuesday, the results were a third-place finish in the state this year, missing a second-place finish by only two strokes. This is the highest finish the team has recorded in an over a decade.
The team has had a great year and entered the State Championship as the number two ranked 3A team in the state. They completed the regular season in strong form, with three Wildcat golfers—Parker Truesdale ’20, Davis Oldenburg ’22, and Zack Philip ’22—earning CAA All-Conference honors. Truesdale, an NCAA Division I recruit, entered the state tournament as the number two ranked individual in the 3A golf ranks and earned numerous medalist awards this season.
Varsity Track and Field
May 17 and 18- Our Varsity Track team wrapped up an amazing season by competing on Friday and Saturday in the NCISAA Division II Track and Field Championships at Gaston Christian School. To see all the results and times from this event follow this link here. Some highlights from the event were:
Girls 4x800m 2nd - Katie Rudins '22, Erin Hovendon '22, Ashlyn Browne '21, Abby Smith '24
Boys 4x400m 3rd - Jeff Short '19, Nicholas Schussler '22, Harrison Oswald '20, Ras Andry '20
Devin Elliot '19- 3rd in 200m, 2nd in LJ
Harrison Oswald '20- 3rd in 3200m
Lee Langstaff '20- 1st in LJ, HJ, & TJ
Anderson Lawler '20- 2nd in TJ
Olivia Sutter '20- 2nd in 3200m, 3rd in 1600m
Erin Hovendon '22- 1st in 800m
Ashlyn Browne '21- 3rd in 800m
Every student mentioned above received a state honor for the 2018-2019 Division II Track and Field season. CONGRATULATIONS!!!
Athletic Awards CEREMONY
May 16- Middle School and Upper School athletes, along with family and friends, gathered in Nash Athletic Center on Thursday to celebrate the 2018-2019 athletic year. The evening was filled with friends, family, pictures, awards, food, refreshments, and memories. See photos. Some highlights were Elizabeth Wood and Devin Elliot receiving the female and male senior athlete of the year awards.
FEMALE SENIOR ATHLETE OF THE YEAR AWARD
MALE SENIOR ATHLETE OF THE YEAR AWARD