If you are tuning into March Madness, be sure to keep an eye out for former Charger Alex Nunnally,’20. He and the NC State Wolfpack (11 seed) are set to square off against Creighton (6 seed) tomorrow, Friday, March 17 at 4pm. This is their first game of the NCAA Tournament. Good luck, Alex!
Kaylin Pernell (’26) was selected to the 2nd team TISAC All-Conference. Kaylin had an incredible freshman season averaging 10 rebounds and 13 points per game. She finished the season with 9 double-doubles! Go Kaylin!
Last night 19 boys suited up for the first-ever boys volleyball match at Cary Academy. The team is competing in a league created by, and through the amazing work of Donna Ross and William Ross (’26). The first game was a blast and they will continue to take place Wednesday nights with JV and 4:30 and varsity games at 5:30!
Cary Academy's wildly successful wrestling season has ended with an impressive finish. In the NCISAA Wrestling Tournament, our team finished in 6th place. This finish was the highest of any TISAC team this season, and one point ahead of Ravenscroft! Our very own Anderson Colantuoni (’23) was named state champion!
A conference-high 5 of our wrestlers were named conference champions at the TISAC Conference Championship. Congratulate the following students for their tremendous achievements when you see them!
Conference Champions: Kaeshev Alapati (‘23), Anderson Colantuoni (’23), Kevin Kaufman (‘24), Freddy Lund (‘25), Owen Techet (‘23).
Good luck to Daria Thompson, ’23, who is currently competing in the Synchronized Skating National Championships in Illinois from March 1 – 4 with her Formation Synchronized Skating team based in Raleigh. As co-captain of the team, this will be Daria’s 3rd consecutive trip to the National Championships!
Congratulations and good luck to alum Trey Murphy III, '18, as he throws down at this weekend’s NBA Slam Dunk Contest on behalf of his New Orleans Pelicans. It is the first time a Pelican has been selected for the honor since 2005. Check out some of Trey's dunk highlights HERE and tune in to TNT on Saturday at 8pm to see the action live.
Congrats to the girls' and boys' swim teams for a spectacular showing at States. The girls clinched their SEVENTH consecutive State Championship, while the boys secured State Runners-Up honors. (Fun fact: the boys have now grabbed the Runners-Up or State Championship title in 10 of the past 11 years). Go Chargers!
Today was a big day for Cary Academy Swim Teams as they competed in the TISAC Conference Meet. The men's swim team won their 14th consecutive TISAC title and the women's swim team won their 9th consecutive championship. Senior Jerry Fox was named TISAC Swimmer of the Year. Congratulations to our swimmers!
On January 28, CA's varsity cheer team is going to a competition sponsored by the North Carolina Cheer Coaches Association at NRCA for the first time in seven years. Please wish our cheerleaders the best of luck as they continue to prepare for this event.