The records show that Michael McGowan’s senior season on the University of North Carolina’s golf team has been a successful one.
Centerfielder Josh Haley (Pinecrest) and his UNC Pembroke baseball teammates will make history on Thursday morning when the Braves meet Columbus State at Mount Olive College.
Freshman Neena Wanko (Union Pines) picked up the only win for the East Carolina women’s tennis team on Saturday in a 6-1 loss at College of Charleston.
University of Colorado junior Andy Wacker capped an outstanding cross country season by earning All-America honors with a top-40 finish at the NCAA Championships held a week ago in Terre Haute, Ind.
O’Neal graduate Michael McGowan shot a college career low round of 66 on consecutive days, leading the Tar Heels to victory at the recent UNC Greensboro Bridgestone Golf Collegiate.
Former Pinecrest football player Danny Heimrich of Elizabeth City State University has been named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Con-ference (CIAA) Specialty Player of the Week.
Bryan Stewart, of Pinecrest, finished birdie, birdie, par to earn medalist honors with a 2-under par round of 70 at Wednesday’s renewal of the Moore County high school golf tournament at Pinehurst No. 4.