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Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Young Athletes Compete at AAU Junior Olympics

August 5, 2022

The Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Junior Olympic Games is known as the largest national multi-sport event for youth in the United States. The event was held in Greensboro from Wednesday, July, 27 – Saturday, August, 6. More than 19,000 athletes from all 50 states and Puerto Rico competed in 20 sports, ages 7 up to […]


CIAA Announces 2022 Preseason Football All-Conference Team and Predicted Order of Finish

July 29, 2022

CHARLOTTE – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) unveils the 2022 All-CIAA Preseason Football Team, as voted on by the CIAA Football Coaches Association and the Sports Information Directors Association, and the predicted order of finish as selected by the head football coaches. The preseason team and predicted order were both announced during the CIAA’s […]


West dominates East 33-14 in N.C. football all-star game

July 21, 2022

A year ago, the North Carolina Coaches Association Football All-Star Game featured just 7 points. This year’s game was higher scoring, but the West won once again, topping the East 33-14 behind a strong night on defense and a powerful running game. The running back trio of Jabrii Carolina (Thomasville), Tre’von Hester (Page) and Akin […]


West teams dominate NCCA All-Star Games

July 15, 2022

The West Women All-Stars rallied to defeat the East 62-55 in the 48th annual North Carolina Coaches Association (NCCA) East-West All-Star game. The game was played at the Greensboro Coliseum on Monday night. The East led for three quarters before the West rallied outscoring the East 27-12 during the fourth quarter. Kate Hollifield of Shelby […]


Big South announces 2021-22 Track & Field Athletes of the Year

July 8, 2022

CHARLOTTE – North Carolina A&T freshman Grace Nwokocha (Port Harcourt, Nigeria) and Aggies’ junior Randolph Ross Jr. (Raleigh, N.C.) have been voted the 2021-22 Big South Conference Women’s and Men’s Track Athletes of the Year, respectively, while High Point sophomore Sydney Horn (Lancaster, Pa.) and North Carolina A&T senior Brandon Hicklin (Inman, S.C.) have been […]


Aggies compete at USATF Championships

July 1, 2022

EUGENE OR. – Randolph Ross Jr. will represent the United States in the men’s 400 meters in the World Athletics Championships at the University of Oregon’s Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore., July 15-24. He qualified at the 2022 Toyota USA Track and Field Championships at the University of Oregon’s Hayward Field. The Aggies had good […]


Clutch kick sends Cobras to 59-56 victory

June 24, 2022

The bad luck that befell the Carolina Cobras last week dissipated in a rollicking 59-56 walk-off win over second place Albany Saturday when a T. C. Stevens field goal split the uprights as time expired. The Cobras (7-2) saw a 15-point lead disappear in the fourth quarter, only to regroup and claim the win. Quarterback […]


Howard relay squad sets records at NCAA Championships

June 16, 2022

EUGENE, OR. – The Howard University women’s 4×400-meter relay squad closed out the 2022 spring campaign with a pair of new records at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field on Saturday, June 11. Seniors Jessika Gbai, Ameenah Saalih, Ozioma Scott and Jessica Wright ran their final race together for the Bison, […]


A&T Men to play in Boost Mobile HBCU Challenge

June 10, 2022

The North Carolina A&T men’s basketball team is one of four Historically Black Colleges and or Universities (HBCUs) slated to participate in the Boost Mobile HBCU Challenge, announced the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Twelve-time NBA All-Star and longtime HBCU advocate Chris Paul will host the event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in […]


Salmon, Nwokocha, McDuffie are Oregon bound

June 4, 2022

BLOOMINGTON, IN. – The belief inside the North Carolina A&T outdoor track and field camp is that senior Paula Salmon can do it. She can win an NCAA national championship in the 100-meter hurdles. Salmon has done nothing to dissuade that notion during the 2022 season, including Saturday evening during the final day of the […]


Salmon, Nwokocha, McDuffie are Oregon bound

BLOOMINGTON, IN. – The belief inside the North Carolina A&T outdoor track and field camp is that senior Paula Salmon can do it. She can win an NCAA national championship in the 100-meter hurdles. Salmon has done nothing to dissuade that notion during the 2022 season, including Saturday evening during the final day of the […]


Running with the Wind

May 27, 2022

The Cuthbertson Cavaliers (Waxhaw, N.C.) men and women’s track and field teams won their second straight state championship in outdoor track. Just one year removed from winning the 3A State Meet Championship, the Cuthbertson men bested runner-up Mount Tabor 57-51 to earn their first 4A crown. Cuthbertson athletes won three events with the lone individual […]


Eastern Guilford Girls and Southwest Guilford Boys Win Guilford County Middle School Track & Field Championships

May 13, 2022

The 2022 Guilford County Middle School Track & Field Championships were held Thursday, May 5 at Dudley’s Tarpley Stadium. The Middle School meet was comprised of 10 events featuring 17 of the county’s 22 Middle Schools: Allen Jay, Allen Middle, Eastern, Ferndale, Hairston, Jackson, Kernodle, Kiser, Lincoln, Mendenhall, Penn-Griffin, Southeast, Southern, Southwest, Swann, Welborn and […]


Aggies show up and show out at Drake Relays

May 6, 2022

DES MOINES, IA. – The North Carolina A&T men’s 4×100-meter relay team broke the meet record at the Drake Relays Friday to highlight an outstanding showing for the Aggies’ men’s and women’s outdoor track and field team at Drake Stadium. The Aggies 4×100 team of senior Tavarius Wright, junior Randolph Ross Jr., senior Daniel Stokes […]


Track & Field celebrates past and present successes at Aggie Classic A&T posts six first-place victories on Saturday

April 29, 2022

Saturday became a celebration for North Carolina A&T track and field, past and present, during the second and final day of the Aggie Classic hosted by A&T at Marcus T. Johnson Track. As anyone can imagine, the VIP list included the who’s who in Aggies’ track and field. The Aggies’ Track and Field Alumni held […]


Breanne Bygrave wins the 100 hurdles at HPU

April 22, 2022

HIGH POINT – North Carolina A&T men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams displayed their young and talented field athletes Saturday at High Point University’s Meet of Champions at Vert Stadium. While other track and field team members were putting on spectacular performances at the University of Florida on Saturday, the Aggies showed off […]


Aggies set pace with eight first-place finishes

April 14, 2022

It is always great when North Carolina A&T’s championship and nationally renowned women’s and men’s outdoor track and field teams can compete inside its home facility, Marcus T. Johnson Track. But there is more to the exercise than fans getting a chance to see the successful programs perform. A&T moved the annual Aggie Invitational from […]


Globetrotters Dribble into Greensboro

The Harlem Globetrotters brought their signature ankle breaking moves and rim-rattling dunks to the Greensboro Coliseum on April 8 as part of its ‘Spread Game’ tour. The stop in Greensboro also gave a moment to honor Globetrotter legend and Greensboro native, Frederick “Curly” Neal. He grew up in Greensboro and graduated from Dudley High School. […]


Tar Heels’ Black Alumni go all out at Final Four

April 7, 2022

NEW ORLEANS – Tar Heels fans flocked to New Orleans over the weekend for the Final Four with four goals in mind: Beat Duke. Support Coach Hubert Davis, the team’s first African American head coach. Have Fun. Win a national championship. Three out of four ain’t bad. Among the throngs of fans, a close-knit group […]


A&T State University wins 2022 MEAC Bowling Championship

April 1, 2022

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. – North Carolina A&T State University won the 2022 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Bowling Championship Sunday afternoon at Pinboy’s at the Beach with a 4-0 victory over Delaware State. The top-seeded Aggies, ranked No. 5 in the National Tenpin Coaches Association (NTCA) Top 25 poll, won their second straight MEAC championship, third […]


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