A team state championship in Boys’ Tennis, runner-up state finishes in Girls’ Lacrosse and Girls’ Track & Field, and several individual state Track & Field titles highlighted a busy postseason stretch for Country Day’s spring sports.
Lawson recently relocated to the Charlotte area from her home state of Colorado, where she founded and ran a softball training program, 8K Fastpitch, and coached both high school and travel softball.
Timmy Gannon, Huck Wathan, and Sam Hedrick have made their plans for college sports official and were recognized at small ceremonies with their teammates, coaches, and families this fall.
A fall season like no other concluded in mid-November with a series of NCISAA competitions that saw Country Day student-athletes produce strong individual and team performances. After all the results were in, The Bucs has compiled one individual state championship, two team runner-up finishes, and 19 individual All-State recognitions. Country Day finished the fall season ranked 3rd in the 4A division of the NCISAA’s Wells Fargo Cup standings, which awards points for team postseason finishes across all sports.
View both home and away games through the NFHS Network and BucsSports YouTube channel.
Country Day Athletics held its first Collegiate Athlete Recognition Event of the 2019-20 school year, honoring nine members of the Class of 2020 for their commitments to continue their athletics careers at the collegiate level.
Country Day Director of Athletics, Abe Wehmiller, has announced the hiring of Oscar Del Pino as the Bucs' new Girls' Soccer Program Head and Head Varsity Girls' Soccer Coach. Del Pino comes to Country Day after 12 seasons leading the boys' soccer program at Charlotte Catholic.
Country Day student-athletes have benefited this year from the presence of two new faces in the program: Taylor Smith and Stefan Montanez have joined the Bucs’ Strength & Conditioning staff as part of a Coaching Fellows pilot program and have helped elevate already strong training programs to new levels.
A team state title in field hockey and an individual state title in girls’ cross country highlighted a successful conclusion to the NCISAA fall postseason for Country Day Athletics.
Director of Strength & Conditioning, Darnell Clark, was recently elected to the National Strength & Conditioning Association Board of Directors.
Dr. Kevin Guskiewicz, founder and director of UNC-Chapel Hill's Gfeller Center, visited Country Day for a workshop with coaches and administrators.
The Country Day boys’ tennis team won its third consecutive state championship and three other teams earned top-three finishes on Saturday.
Three Country Day seniors were honored in an on-campus ceremony on May 3 for their commitments to compete collegiately in their chosen sports this coming fall.
Country Day's varsity athletics teams recently completed their winter 2018-19 season, their most successful winter in eight years.
Eight members of the Country Day Class of 2019 were recognized for their commitments to take part in intercollegiate athletics next year.