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Pairings announced for N.C. high school basketball playoffs

The Butler Lady Bulldogs (26-1) will face Providence (8-14) and Independence (18-7) will travel to Berry Academy (8-16) tomorrow night in the first round of the state basketball playoffs. Both games begin at 7 pm. The Lady Bulldogs are coming off its first SW4A confernce championship  title, are ranked first in the state of North […]

By |February 23rd, 2009|Butler High School, Independence High School, Sports|0 Comments

Butler’s Nate Charest getting interest from colleges


Nate Charest, defensive back and wide receiver for Butler, is starting to get looks from Division 1 schools. Duke, Clemson, South Carolina, NC State and East Carolina have shown interest. Illinois is also a possibility. Charest’s brother, Jacob, plays quarterback for Illinois.

By |February 16th, 2009|Butler High School, Sports|0 Comments

Butler wrestling finishes second in North Carolina state duels

Butler wrestling got off to a fast start against Cary at the finals of the state wrestling duels yesterday. Cary stormed back and won its third consecutive North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 4-A dual team wrestling crown and eighth in the 20-year history of the event. The Imps rolled past Butler 43-18 at […]

By |February 8th, 2009|Butler High School, Sports|0 Comments

Butler wrestling competes tonight in state duels

Butler wrestling (19-3) competes tonight against Northwest Guilford (22-3) for the right to face perenial powerhouse Cary (35-0) in the finals.  The match is at Concord Jay Robinson. From the NCHSAA:

 Championships in four classifications will be decided on Saturday in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association¹s 20thannual dual team wrestling championships. The championships are held on high school campuses and this year the Eastern champions are the hosts. All of the teams advancing to the Saturday championship matches in 2-A, 3-A and 4-A either earned a pair of victories on Thursday night or are wrestling tonight to gain a shot at the state title. […]

By |February 6th, 2009|Butler High School|0 Comments