Garner Trojans, Knightdale Knights Set To Battle For GNRC Lead

The Garner Trojans (7-2,3-1) will take a trip to take on the Knightdale Knights (7-1,4-0) for an important Greater Neuse River Conference battle tonight. This game will decide who is the leader of a close conference heading into the final two weeks of the season. The Trojan Sports Network will be there for all the dramatic action. You can listen to the LIVE WEBCAST by clicking on the link or using your smartphone by listening through the TuneIn Radio app. Matt Sanderson and Larry Beck will bring you the action as they hit the air at 6:30 for the Chik-fil-a pregame show. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00

Marbrey commits to Meredith softball

Congratulations to senior pitcher Lauren Marbrey on her committment to Meredith College softball. Miss Marbrey has led the Lady Trojans with a 46-9 record during her three years as Coach Moe Barbour's starter, hitting .352 with 62 RBI & consecutive GNRC titles & NCHSAA playoff berths. Congrats Miss Marbrey!

Garner Trojans vs. Harnett Central Trojans

Garner welcomes in Harnett Central this week for GNRC play. Garner enters the battle of the Trojans at 6-2,2-1 on the season. Harnett Central enters 1-6,0-3. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00. The Trojan Sports Network will hit the air with the LIVE WEBCAST starting at  6:30 with the Chik-fil-a pregame show. Larry Beck and Matt Sanderson will be live from Trojan Stadium to bring you all the action!

Garner Trojans at Clayton Comets

The Garner Trojans head to Clayton to take on the Comets as they continue GNRC play. The Trojans and Comets both enter the contest at 1-1 in conference play and 5-2 overall. The Trojan Sports Network will be there for the call! You can listen live to the LIVE WEBCAST beginning with the Chick-fil-A pregame show at 6:30. Kickoff is at 7. Go Trojans!

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Lady Trojan Tennis establishes record wins for the season

Congratulations to Coach Walls and the Lady Trojan Tennis Team on their school record 15 wins, en route to a 4th consecutive 2nd place in the GNRC. The Trojans (15-3, 12-2 in the GNRC) 9 seniors compiled a 51-18 record during their four years at GMHS: Hannah Hamlin, Sarah Hamlin, Elizabeth Pittman, Alyssa Clark, Bailey Roque, Abbey Walton, Sarah Koczwara, Natalie Whittington and Tanika Fink.

Congrats to Hannah Hamlin ('14) and Alyssa Clark ('14) for their record setting years with Lady Trojan tennis. Hamlin sets the school career wins at 101 for the program & Clark establishs a single season record with 31 wins. AND counting! Good luck in the Regionals to Coach Walls and the Trojans!

The Trojans enter the GNRC Tournament with Hannah Hamlin #2 seed and Sarah Hamlin #3 seed in the singles tournament and the teams of Elizabeth Pittman/Alyssa Clark (#4 seed) and Nicole Root/Mandisa Ebri (#5 seed) will compete in the doubles tournament. The Lady Trojans will face Pinecrest High School Tuesday Oct. 15th in the first round of the State 4A Dual Team Tennis Playoffs.

Jefferies commits to UNC Pembroke

Congratulations to Senior Ka'asha Jefferies on her committment to UNC Pembroke volleyball. A 2012 All-GNRC, our Lady Trojan has 163 kills in 50 sets with 34 aces this season for the 17-2 defending conference champs. Earlier this season, they stretched their GNRC record to 60 consecutive match wins. Congrats Miss Jefferies!

Brittain, Leslie named Homecoming Royalty

and the Trojans take Homecoming 2013 win 62-21 over West Johnston behind junior Nyheim Hines 6 TD's to go to 5-2 on the season

Garner Trojans vs. West Johnston Wildcats

The Garner Trojans return to Trojan Stadium for Homecoming as they welcome in the West Johnston Wildcats! Both teams are searching for their first Greater Neuse River Conference win this season. The Trojan Sports Network will provide all the live action through the LIVE STREAM broadcast. The Chik-fil-a pregame show begins at 6:30 leading you into a 7:00 kickoff. Matt Sanderson and Larry Beck will be there to call all the excitement!

Garner Trojans at East Wake Warriors

The Garner Trojans opened up GNRC play when they headed to East Wake to take on the Warriors. The Trojan Sports Network was there to bring you all the action. You can still listen to archived  LIVE WEBCAST! Matt Sanderson and Larry Beck  bring you all the action in this second road game of the season.

Kamphuis commits to the Trojans

Congratulations to Senior Brooke Kamphuis on her commitment to Mount Olive softball. Miss Kamphuis is an All-GNRC selection for the GNRC Champion Lady Trojans (16-3), hitting .440 with 23 runs scored and team low two K's in 50 at bats. Great job Miss Kamphuis! Go Trojans!

1955-1956 GHS Girls Basketball Team reunion planned

The 1955-1956 GHS Girls Basketball Team are looking for each other. The co-captains, Barbara Kelly and Hazel Stevens are seeking any information regarding their former team members. Any leads would be appreciated. Check with anyone especially grandmothers, grandfathers, mothers and fathers attending Garner High School during that period. They are planning a reunion for the academic year 1955-1956. Contact:

Kneeling: (left to right)
Vivian Murray’57, Margaret Rand’57, Janice Bozart’57, Linda Stevens’57, Hazel Stevens’56, Barbara Kelly’56, Sandra Umstead’57, Gail Wall’59,
Standing: (left to right)
Dorothy Osburn, Manager’57, Clyda Weeks’58, Julia Sandy’57, Anna McDaniel’58, Addie Bridges’58, Yvonne Gower’58, Beverly Hines’58, Jean Parrish’59, Jeannette Kelly, Manager’58 (deceased), John Stewart, Coach

Trojan Sports Network

The Garner Trojans welcome in the Enloe Eagles to Trojan Stadium Friday night. The Trojans Sports Network will take to the air at 6:30 with a LIVE WEBCAST  getting you set for a 7:00 kickoff!

Adams commits to the Seahawks

Congratulations to Lady Trojan soccer star Bayleigh Adams on her commitment to UNC Wilmington soccer. Miss Adams is a standout All-GNRC performer as a 3-year varsity starter. She tallied 37 points for the Trojans last season. Miss Adams is the daughter of Ronnie ('84) and Pam Atkins Adams ('83). Great job Miss Adams!

Garner vs. Cary

The Garner Trojans will welcome in the Cary Imps for Friday the 13th football tonight at Trojan Stadium. The Trojan Sports Network will take to the air at 6:30 on the LIVE WEBCAST! Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00. Hope you will join!

Trojan Club Passes Still Available

Trojan Club passes are still available for purchase. The pass entitles you to admission to all regular season home athletic events during the 2013-2014 school year. 

*Student Membership - $40 per year – GMHS student admission to all GMHS home sporting events for the 2013-2014 school year (excluding Endowment games and playoff events).

*Individual Membership - $75 per year – Individual admission to all GMHS home sporting events for the 2013-2014 school year (excluding Endowment games and playoff events), a Trojan apparel gift and voting privileges at the annual Trojan Club election meeting.

*Family Membership - $175 per year – Entitles a family of up to five admissions to all GMHS home sporting events for the 2013-2014 school year (excluding Endowment games and playoff events), a Trojan apparel gift and voting privileges at the annual Trojan Club election meeting.  For families larger than five, additional memberships may be purchased for $20 per family member. 

Memberships may be purchased and/or  picked up at the 1st home game of JV & Varsity Football, Soccer and Volleyball.  To mail payment, please make check payable to Garner Trojan Club and return with form to PO Box 594 Garner NC 27529.


Hines sets Trojan record with 7 touchdowns

Junior Nyheim Hines scores a school record 7TD's with 508 yards of total offense in the Trojans 58-10 win over Broughton. Hines finishes once short of the NCHSAA record in 3 qtrs of play. Senior Brighton Hudson leads the Trojans (2-1) with 11-12 passing for 326 yards and 4 TD's

Hines school record breaks Hall of Famer Anthony Barbour's 1987 record of six and just one short of the NCHSAA record held by 4 players. Hines has 13 TD's in 3 games, which is one better than the Garner record through three games (Barbour 1987). His 508 yards total offense (268 rush, 40 pass, 163 receiving and 37 returns) sets the school record (breaking his record of 471 from last week) as was his 44 points scored. Hines has 598 rushing & 1,252 yards of total offense through 3 games which leads the NC 4A so far this season.

The Trojans set a school record for total offense 731 yards for the night in their 26th straight home win at beautiful Trojan Stadium.


BRO--R.Case 24 pass from P.Kearney (A.King kick);
GAR--Nyheim Hines 5 pass from Brighton Hudson (Austin Marbrey kick);
GAR--David Hamilton 46 pass from Hudson (kick failed);
BRO--A.King 46 FG;
GAR--Hines 2 run (Hines pass from B.Hudson);
GAR--Hines 54 run (run failed);
GAR--Hines 7 run (Marbrey kick);
GAR--Hines 63 pass from Hudson (Marbrey kick);
GAR--Hines 54 pass from Hudson (Marbrey kick);
GAR--Hines 80 run (Marbrey kick);
GAR--Marbrey 32 FG

Rushing: Nyheim Hines 20-268-4TD, Tyreece Taylor 10-42, Snoop Dawson 7-33, Rae Britton 2-19, Greg Stewart 4-10, Brighton Hudson 2-(-5), David Hamilton 2-(-5)
Passing: Hines 1-1-40yards , Hudson 11-12-326-4TD
Receiving: Hines 3-163-3TD, Terry Whitehead 3-67-0, Julius Barnes 1-47-0, Hamilton 2-46-1, Britton 1-25-0, Taylor 1-18

Garner hits the road to take on Cleveland

The Garner Trojans (1-0) will hit the road for the first time in this young 2013 season as they head to Cleveland High School to take on the Rams (0-1). The Trojan Sports Network will have coverage with their Live Webcast Starting at 7PM to prepare you for the 7:30 kickoff. Just click on the link or tune in with the TuneIn Radio app on your smartphone.

Top-ranked Trojans down Middle Creek AGAIN 21-16

Nyheim Hines scores 3 TD's including a 93-yard kick return and the Thurman Leach era opens with the top-ranked Trojans 21-16 win over #4 Middle Creek. Hines scores on runs of 5 & 11 yards, piling up 85 yards rushing adding 47 receiving. Brighton Hudson passes for 141 yards for Garner (1-0) Julius Barnes leads the Trojans with 55 yards receiving on two catches.

Trojan defense is keyed by a key fumble recovery by Markus Mosley on a Mustang fourth and goal from the one with just 0:58 left to preserve the win. Aaron SmithGreg Wells fumble recoveries were key to the Trojan win, their 10th in 11 games against the cross town rivals.

Garner travels to Cleveland (0-1) in week two, 7PM kickoff.

stats from the News and Observer

Volleyball Update

There will be no open gym Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday.

Tryouts begin
1:00-3:00 pm in the Main Gym

You must have a physical on file before you may participate in open gym or tryouts.

Here are the forms you will need.

Any questions please contact Coach Boyette or Coach Siemering or

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Fall sports program sponsors needed

Your Trojan Club is seeking sponsors for the 2013 Trojan Fall Sports Program. Contribute support to GMHS students AND reach thousands each week for your advertising dollar. Sponsors are recognized over the PA, in the game day program and on the Trojan Sports Network webcasts. If you or your business want to advertise with the premier sports program in NC, contact AD Nelson Smith or Board member Brett Kieft or any Trojan Club Board member or contact the GMHS Athletic Office at 919-662-2379. We encourage our thousands of fans to support the businesses that support our Trojans!

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Hall of Fame Nominations Now Open!

Nomination deadline for the 2014 class of the Garner Hall of Fame is August 1st.
If you would like to nominate someone, complete the Nomination Form and submit to the Hall of Fame committee in several ways:

  1. Email the form to Garner Athletic Director Nelson Smith at or
  2. Mail the form or drop it by Garner Magnet High School at 2101 Spring Drive, Garner, 27529. ATTN: AD Nelson Smith or
  3. Fax in the form to the Athletic Office at (919) 662-2397.

If you have any questions about the selection criteria, review the Selection Criteria

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Volleyball Information

There will be no open gym Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday.

Tryouts begin
1:00-3:00 pm in the Main Gym

You must have a physical on file before you may participate in open gym or tryouts.

Here is the forms you will need.

Any questions please contact Coach Boyette or Coach Siemering or

Also follow us on twitter

For all information concerning Volleyball

GMHS to offer discounted athletic physicals

Sports physicals for Garner Magnet High School student athletes will be offered on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. The cost of the physical will be $20 per student due the evening of the physical, with all proceeds returned to the athletic program at GMHS. (If you are paying with a check please make check payable to Garner Trojan Club.) This event is sponsored by Raleigh Orthopaedic Group, Garner Family Practice, Rex Heart, and Wake Heart. It will be held at Garner Magnet High School in the Auxiliary Gym (Small Gym). To receive a physical the student athlete must arrive with a completed and signed Garner High School Athletic Participation Form and GF Concussion Form. No exceptions will be made. Download the forms below or you may pick up one of these forms from Mr. Guerrero’s office Room 327, or in the front office at Garner Magnet High School. Please note if you have other forms that need to be filled out, ie for Middle School, Pop Warner, Boy Scouts, Camps, etc, you must bring that form with you. We are not capable of completing these following your physical.

In order to provide the physicians with an accurate attendance count you will need to send your reservation form by email to or bring by the Athletic Office at GMHS by Friday, May 24, 2013.
Michael J. Guerrero, M.Ed., ATC

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4A State Track Meet

Nyheim Hines place third in the boys 300 hurdles

Nyah Hines finished 7th  overall in the girls 100 hurdles

Justin Burkey place 10th overall in 3200 meter run

The girls 4X100  Nyah Hines,  Khai Chandler,  Joyceln Eason  , Lacheri Clarke finish 11th overall

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Garner Blows Over Terry Sanford

The Garner trojans baseball team beats Fayetteville's Terry Sanford 5-1 last Friday night. Brighton Hudson pitched a complete game, allowing four hits and striking out five. Skyler Strickland hits a solo home run. This makes it the boys 23rd straight win. The boys will travel to Richmond County for the 4th round of playoffs Tuesday night.

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Baseball Advances To The Third Round

Trojans baseball beats New Bern 5-1 last night in the second round of playoffs now leading them into the third round against Terry Stanford. The boys started off the game strong from the beginning with Vince Jefferies hitting a home run  in the first inning and made a great diving catch in the left field during the game.Skyler Strickland pitched a good 6 scoreless innings.They will play Friday night at trojan park at 7 against Terry Stanford.

NCHSAA Baseball Bracket

Softball unfortunately won't make it to the third round of playoffs as they fell 6-4 to East Wake Tuesday night. Not able to hold them up Alisha Josey still hit a two run home run.


Tuesday's 2nd round baseball playoff game will now start at 6:00 pm at Trojan Park.

Softball will still play at 7:00 pm.

Admission is $4.00 at the gate.

Softball & Baseball Move To The Second Round Of Playoffs

Softball shuts down Athens Drive Friday night in the first round of the playoffs 10-0. Courtney Weathersbee had a 3 run double and Maddy Stewart added a 2 run double to lead the Lady Trojans to victory. The Lady Trojans play in the second round Tuesday night at home against Greater Neuse River Conference foe East Wake at 7:00.

News and Observer Article

Baseball has a great win against Person 2-0 Friday night. Brighton Hudson started on the mound for the Trojans and threw a complete game with 11 strikeouts and allowed just two hits. The boys play New Bern High School this Tuesday night at 6:00 at Trojan Park in the second round.

Read more here:
News and Observer Article


Garner's Track Team Competes In The 4A State Championship

Congrats to the  Boys and Girls Track Teams  for a successful Saturday at the 4A Eastern Regional Championships

Nyah Hines finished 3rd in the Girls 100 Hurdles.

The girls  4x100 relay  ( Nyah Hines , Joycelyn Eason, Khai Chandler, Lacherie Clark) finshed in 4th place.

Justin Burkey finish  3rd in the boys 2mile with a personal best time of 9:47 ( a new  school record) .

Nyhiem Hines finish second in the 300 hurdles and 4th place in the 100 meter dash

Those athletes will be competing at the 4A State Championships  this Saturday on the Campus of North Carolina A&T in Greensboro

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NCHSAA 4A Regional Meet

Congrats to the following Track Team members for qualifying to this Saturday's NCHSAA 4A Regional Meet at Pinecrest High School
Mary Ayodele    (Shot Put)
Ejessica Brown  (4x400 Relay )
Khai Chandler   (4x800 , 4x100, 4x400
Lacherie Clark   (100m,  4x100 4x200, 4x400)
Montana Dare    (4x800)
Jocyelyn Eason  (4x100, 4x200)
Zenadia Ayala-Garcia  (4x800)
Kameron Manley  (400, 4x200, 4x400)
Nyah Hines        ( 100hurdles, 300 hurdles, 4x200, 4x100)
Aqutter Richardson   (4x800, 4x400)
Corey Bridges  ( 4x100, 4x200)
Justin Burkey   ( 4x800, 3200)
Quintin Campbell (4x100, 4x200)
David Hamilton (4x800, 4x200, 4x400)
Nyhiem Hines    ( 110hurdles, 300hurdles, 100, 4x100, )
Michael Jenkins  (Triple Jump, 4x100 )
James Johnson   (Triple Jump , 4x800, 4x200, 4x400)
Markus Mosley   (4x400 4x200)
Jose Rosas        (4x800, 3200 )
Sterling Sanders ( High Jump ) 

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First Round Of Playoffs Begin

Baseball's first round of playoffs start today against Roxboro Person at 7. Will host Knightdale/New Bern winner in the second round.

Softball plays Athens Drive tonight for their first round at 7. Will face East Wake/ Laney winner in second round.

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Baseball Has An Undefeated Season

Baseball ended their regular season last night against Harnett Central 7-6 and now are undefeated in conference. They are holding the first seed spot in the GNRC going into playoffs. The first round of playoffs start for them Friday at 7 at home.

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Playoffs Begin For Spring Sports

Women's soccer start the first round of playoffs Wednesday against Terry Sanford at 6.

Both softball and baseball have their last home game tonight for the regular season against Harnett Central.

Friday playoffs start for baseball and softball at home, time are to be announced.


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Garner Strikes Out Knightdale

Baseball won 12-0 against Knightdale, Brighton Hudson threw a 6 inning shut out. Skyler Strickland as well hit a home run for the trojans. The boys finish out their regular season against Southeast tomorrow night, and with a win will be conference champions for the first time since 2006.

Softball also shuts down Knightdale only giving up 1 run winning 9-1. Alisha Josey hit a 2 run home run last night. They also play southeast tomorrow, and Harnett Central Monday for senior night to close there regular season.

Women's Soccer Shuts Out Harnett Central

The lady trojans last night finished their last conference game and senior night against Harnett Central with a 6-0 win. The girls kept a steady pace the whole game keeping it away from Central. Goals were scored by Bayleigh Adams (2) Michaela Wycoff (2) Taylor Cooke (1) Hannah Hamlin (1) and three assist for Heather Wilfong and a shut out for goalie Elizabeth Pittman. The girls go into playoffs next week standing in third place.

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Track Finished In Fourth

Nyhiem Hines finished first in the boys 300 hurdles with a time of 39.7
 Michael Jenkins finished second the boys Triple jump with mark of 45 feet and 1 inch
Jose  Rosas placed third in boys 2 mile with a time of 10:13
Justin  Burkey finished third in the  mile at a time of 4:39
Sterling Sanders with a second place finish in the High Jump at 6ft 2in
Nyah Hines  second place in the girls 100 hurdles 
Girls 4x100   Nyah Hines , Jocelyn Eason , Kyanni Chandler and LaCheri Clarke finish second . 51.33
Girls 4x200  Nyah Hines, Jocelyn Eason, Kameron Manley and LaCheri Clarke  finished third. 1:46
Both Boys and Girls track finshes in fourth place in a highly contested meet. The Trojans will be well represented at the upcoming  Regionals. 

GNRC Men's Tennis Tournament

GNRC Men's 2013 Tennis Tournament
Day One
Round #1
#1) K. Evans (C) d. G. Massengill (SSS) 6-0, 6-0
#2) M. Juarez (WJ) d. J. Dunston (G) 6-2, 6-1
#3) N. Guha (C) d. F. Sudia (HC) 6-0, 6-0
#4) W. Clement (EW) d. A. Willis (K) 6-0, 6-2
#5) P. Snow (SER) d. D. Shelp (WJ) 6-4, 5-7, 6-4
#6) C. Johnson (SSS) d. J. Dullaghan (SER) 6-1, 6-4
#7) B. Abarca (K) d. D. Cid (EW) 6-2, 6-2
#8) J. Graham (G) d.  B. Peery (HC) 7-5, 6-4
Round #2
#1) K. Evans (C) d. J. Graham (G) 6-0, 6-0
#2) M. Juarez (WJ) d. #7) B. Abarca (K) 6-2, 6-4
#3) N. Guha (C) d. #6) C. Johnson (SSS) 6-1, 6-3
#4) W. Clement (EW) d. #5) P. Snow (SER) 6-4, 6-2
Round #1
#1) E. Hall/E. Mitchell (G) d. B. Espinoza/M. Medinas (HC) 6-1, 6-0
#2) C. Jones/Z. Heath (EW) d. J. Ashley/J. Hopkins (SSS) 6-1, 6-0
#3) B. Campbell/I. Bliss (C) d. A. VanDyke/D. Nguyen (K) 6-0, 6-1
#4) J. Motley/A. Turner (WJ) d. C. George/L. Cox (SSS) 6-0, 6-0
#5) J. Stewart/C. Simpson (G) d. S. Thomas/R. Turner (WJ) 3-6, 6-0, 6-4
#6) D. Egan/B. Whitley (EW) d. D. Cao/P. Nguyen (K) 6-3, 6-3
#7) E. Clack/B. Powell (HC) d. M. Collier/JJ Sangavarchakul (SER) 6-3, 6-0
#8) H. Gihwala/B. Atkinson (SER) d. T. Cline/N. Depriest (C) 7-5, 6-1
Round #2
#1) E. Hall/E. Mitchell (G) d. #8) H. Gihwala/B. Atkinson (SER) 6-2, 6-0
#2) C. Jones/Z. Heath (EW) d. #7) E. Clack/B. Powell (HC) 4-6, 6-1, 6-0
#5) J. Stewart/C. Simpson (G) d. #3) B. Campbell/I. Bliss (C) 6-1, 5-7, 6-2
#4) J. Motley/A. Turner (WJ) d. #6) D. Egan/B. Whitley (EW) 6-3, 6-1

GNRC Men's 2013 Tennis Tournament
Day Two
#1) K. Evans (C) d. #4) W. Clement (EW) 6-0, 6-1
#3) N. Guha (C) d. #2) M. Juarez (WJ) 6-4, 6-1
#1) K. Evans (C) d. #3) N. Guha (C) 6-0, 6-0
3rd Place Match
#4) W. Clement (EW) d. #2) M. Juarez (WJ) 6-4, 6-1
5th Qualifier Match
#6) C. Johnson (SSS) d. #5) P. Snow (SER) 6-2, 0-6, 6-2
Regional Qualifiers in Singles:
#1 - Klein Evans (Clayton)
#2 - Naren Guha (Clayton)
#3 - Will Clement (East Wake)
#4 - Marcus Juarez (West Johnston)
#5 - Cliff Johnson (Smithfield-Selma)
#1) E. Hall/E. Mitchell (G) d. J. Motley/A. Turner (WJ) 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
#5) J. Stewart/C. Simpson (G) d. #2) C. Jones/Z. Heath (EW) 7-5, 6-2
#1) E. Hall/E. Mitchell (G) d. #5) J. Stewart/C. Simpson (G) 6-4, 7-5
3rd Place Match
#2) C. Jones/Z. Heath (EW) d. #4) J. Motley/A. Turner (WJ) 5-7, 7-5, 6-2
5th Qualifier Match
#3) B. Campbell/I. Bliss (C) d. #6) D. Egan/B. Whitley (EW) 6-3, 7-6 (5)
Regional Qualifiers in Doubles:
#1 - Evan Hall/Ethan Mitchell (Garner)
#2 - Joe Stewart/Collin Simpson (Garner)
#3 - Chase Jones/Zachary Heath (East Wake)
#4 - Jacob Motley/Aaron Turner (West Johnston)
#5 - Brooks Campbell/Ian Bliss (Clayton)

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Thursday's Games Come Out With A Win

Baseball won 4-0 against West Johnston, Brighton Hudson threw another gem. He threw a 4 hit shut out. The boys take a commanding lead in the conference by 2 games with only 3 games left in the conference.

Softball pulled through, being up 3-1 in the 6th inning.  Shea Barbour hit a walk off single ending the game 4-3 going into 10 innings. They also have 3 games left in the conference and now tied with West Johnston for first.

Baseball & Softball Hold It Together

Softball beat Harnett Central 5-2 Monday night for a makeup game, the game went into 9 innings. Then Tuesday they blew out SSS as well as baseball winning 12-2. Both teams JV and Varsity play West Johnston today.

Women's Soccer Has A Downfall

Lady trojans loss two of their games this week, first one Monday night against West Johnston 0-1. And last nights loss 1-2 Garners only goal scored by Bayleigh Adams. Trojans held the game together having many shots on goal but none could go in, Knightdale getting lucky with both of their goals. The girls stand in third in the GNRC, playing a non conference game tonight against Fuquay.

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Trojan's Upcoming Games This Week April 22-26


Softball @ Harnett Central (JV) 4 (V) 6
Women's Soccer @ Home vs West Johnston (V) 6


Baseball @ Smithfield Selma (JV) 4 (V) 7
Softball @ Smithfield Selma (JV) 4 (V) 7
Lacrosse @ Home vs Broughton (V) 6 *Senior Night*
Men's Golf @ Reedy Creek vs West Johnston 3:30


Men's Tennis @ Clayton for GRNC Tournament 2:00
Women's Soccer @ Knightdale (JV) 4:30 (V) 6:30


Men's Tennis @ Clayton for GRNC Tournament 2:00
Women's Soccer @ Home vs Fuquay (JV) 4:30 (V) 6:30
Baseball @ Home vs West Johnston (JV) 4 (V) 7
Softball @ Home vs West Johnston (JV) 4 (V) 6


Lacrosse @ Wakefield (V) 6

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Men's Tennis Is Tied For 2nd In The GNRC

Garner 3
East Wake 6

E. Hall (G) d. C. Jones (EW) 6-3, 6-0
W. Clement (EW) d. E. Mitchell (G) 6-0, 6-2
Z.Heath (EW) d. J. Stewart (G) 6-0, 6-1
C. Simpson (G) d. D. Egan (EW) 6-3, 6-2
B. Whitley (EW) d. J. Graham (G) 7-6 (7), 6-0
J. Dunston (G) d. D. Cid (EW) 6-3, 6-3

C. Jones/Z. Heath (EW) d. E. Hall/E. Mitchell (G) 8-6
W. Clement/B. Archibald (EW) d. C. Simpson/J. Stewart (G) 9-7
D. Egan/B. Whitley (EW) d. J. Dunston/N. Johnson (G) 8-1

Alexander Zani/Khairi Haddock (8-2) won in doubles.  Scott Harty/Lalonzo Chambers (5-8) and Kelby Frierson/Will Wei (1-8) lost in doubles.
Record: (11-3, 12-8) Tied for 2nd place in the Greater Neuse River Conference

April 17, 2013 
 Senior Night 
The Seniors included:
Dominic Chavez
Ryan Mahjoub
Evan Hall
Ethan Mitchell
Joe Stewart
Collin Simpson
Joseph Graham
John Dunston
Ned Johnson
Khairi Haddock
Foster Dubar

Garner 7
Harnett Central 2

E. Hall (G) d. E. Clack (HC) 6-1, 6-0
E. Mitchell (G) d. B. Peery (HC) 6-1, 6-2
B. Powell (HC) d. J. Stewart (G) 7-6 (4), 4-6, 12-10
C. Simpson (G) d. F. Sudia (HC) 6-4, 6-0
J. Graham (G) d. M. Medinas (HC) 7-5, 6-2
J. Dunston (G) d. B. Espinoza (HC) 6-1, 6-3

E. Hall/E. Mitchell (G) d. E. Clack/B. Powell (HC) 8-1
J. Stewart/C. Simpson (G) d. B. Peery/F. Sudia (HC) 8-2
M. Medinas/B. Espinoza (HC) d. K. Haddock/F. Dubar (G) 8-2

Jordan Hudson (8-0) won in singles.  David Stewart (6-8), Alexander Zani (4-8) and Scott Harty (4-5) lost in singles.

Last Week 
Garner 9
Southeast Raleigh 0
Garner 8
Smithfield-Selma 1
Garner 8
Knightdale 1

Baseball Takes Commanding Lead In GNRC

It was also a good week for Garner baseball winning all three of their games. Tuesday they played Clayton who is second in conference winning 7-3 Brighton Hudson threw the entire game and only gave up two hits. They beat Harnett Central Wednesday by two with Skyler Strickland as the winning pitcher & Jake Ellington with the save , final score 4-2. Last night the boys smacked East Wake 8-1 & winning pitcher Ian Monahan.

Trojans Dominates This Week In Soccer

Women's soccer won all three games this week, Monday's against East Wake. Wednesday night they played against SSS who they previously beat 7-0. Going into the game confident, they were only able to score one goal the whole game by Taylor Cooke. Final score 1-0. Last night they played Harnett Central, giving Garner a fight but they pulled through with a 3-0 win goals scored by Michaela Wycoff (2) and Bayleigh Adams. (7-6-1) (7-2-1)

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The Baseball & Softball games scheduled for Friday against East Wake have been moved to today due to the chance of bad weather on Friday.

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Women's Soccer Moving Up In Conference

Monday night the lady trojans beat East Wake in a conference game. The East Wake warriors put the first goal on the score board. Garner held it tight though, Hannah Hamlin scores Garner's  first goal off a cross with a header keeping it tied 1-1 at halftime. Right at the start of the second half the first play Tori Ellsworth scores off an assist from Taylor Cooke. Then Michaela Wycoff finishes the game with one goal making the final score 3-1. Women's soccer travels to Smithfield Selma Wednesday and Harnett Central Thursday.

Upcoming Garner Sports April 15-19


Men's Tennis @ Southeast 3:30
Women's Soccer @ Home vs East Wake 6 *Varsity Only*


Baseball @ Clayton *JV* 4 *V* 7
Softball @ Clayton *JV* 4 *V* 7
Men's Golf vs Harnett Central @ Keith Hill 3:30
Men's Lacrosse @ Heritage 6


Baseball @ Harnett Central *JV* 4 *V* 7
Softball @ Home vs Holly Springs *JV* 4 *V* 7
Women's Soccer @ Smithfield Selma *JV* 4:30 *V* 6:30
Men's Tennis  @ Home vs Harnett Central 3:30


Men's Tennis @ Eastwake 3:30
Women's Soccer @ Harnett Central 6 *Varsity Only*


Baseball @ Home vs Eastwake *JV* 4 *V* 7
Softball @ Home vs Eastwake *JV* 4 *V* 7
Men's Lacrosse @ Enloe 6

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Women's Soccer Defeats Clayton Comets

Garner women's soccer team battles Clayton last night, previously playing them and ending with a tie in overtime. First Quarter was back to back the comets scored the first goal off a foul. Then Garner's Bayleigh Adams follows with a goal and Clayton firing right back with another. The half ends with another goal from Bayleigh Adams and one more goal for Garner, Clayton scoring an own goal. Second half only one goal was scored for Garner by Michaela Wycoff. Final score ending as 4-2.

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4 Man Superball Golf Tournament

Garner Trojan Club

Annual Hall of Fame

4 Man Superball Golf Tournament

Friday April 26th   
River Ridge Golf Course
Registration 11:00am  Shotgun Start 1:00PM
Cost $70/person

Includes BBQ dinner, golf, cash prizes (1st and 2nd gross and net),      hole in one prizes, door prizes

Want to be a Hole Sponsor? $100 will get you a tee box sign

All proceeds go to support student-athletes at Garner Magnet High School
Garner Trojan Club is a 501 (c) 3 for tax deductible contributions

Participation Form
Please contact Ricky Harris at   868-9072 or
                    Todd Jones at           417-1764

Men's Tennis Dominates

Garner 9
Southeast Raleigh 0
E. Hall (G) d. P. Snow (SER) 6-1, 6-3
E. Mitchell (G) d. H. Gihwala (SER) 6-1, 6-4
J. Stewart (G) d. B. Atkinson (SER) 6-4, 6-3
C. Simpson (G) d. M. Collier (SER) 6-0, 6-0
J. Graham (G) d. J. Dullghan (SER) 6-3, 6-1
J. Dunston (G) d. G. Coleman (SER) 6-1, 6-0
E. Hall/E. Mitchell (G) d. P. Snow/H. Gihwala (SER) 8-2
J. Stewart/C. Simpson (G) d. B. Atkinson/M. Collier (SER) 8-3
J. Graham/J. Dunston (G) d. J. Dullghan/G. Coleman (SER) 8-1
Alexander Zani/Jordan Sanders (8-2) and Scott Harty/Tyler Losada (8-0) won in doubles.
Record:  (5-2, 6-7)
Garner 8
Smithfield-Selma 1
E. Hall (G) d. C. Johnson (SSS) 6-2, 6-1
E. Mitchell (G) d. C. Torres (SSS) 6-1, 6-1
J. Stewart (G) d. G. Massengill (SSS) 6-0, 6-0
C. Simpson (G) d. C. George (SSS) 6-0, 6-0
J. Graham (G) d. J. Ashley (SSS) 6-2, 6-0
J. Dunston (G) d. J. Hopkins (SSS) 6-1, 6-2
E. Hall/E. Mitchell (G) d. C. Johnson/G. Massengill (SSS) 8-0
J. Stewart/C. Simpson (G) d. C. Torres/C. George (SSS) 8-1
J. Ashley/J. Hopkins (SSS) d. K. Haddock/F. Dubar (G) 8-3
Will Wei (6-2, 6-1) won in singles.  Kelby Frierson (1-8) lost in singles.
Record:  (6-2, 7-7)

Garner 5
West Johnston 4
E. Hall (G) d. M. Juarez (WJ) 7-5, 6-2
E. Mitchell (G) d. R. Manion (WJ) 6-3, 6-2
J. Motley (WJ) d. J. Stewart (G) 6-1, 6-4
A. Turner (WJ) d. C. Simpson (G) 6-7 (4), 6-4, 11-9
D. Shelp (WJ) d. J. Graham (G) 6-3, 1-6, 20-18
J. Dunston (G) d. S. Thomas (WJ) 5-7, 6-1, 10-7
E. Hall/E. Mitchell (G) d. M. Juarez/R. Manion (WJ) 8-1
J. Motley/A. Turner (WJ) d. J. Stewart/C. Simpson (G) 1-0 (default due to illness)
J. Graham/J. Dunston (G) d. D. Shelp/A. Atik (WJ) 8-4
Ned Johnson (8-1) and Alexander Zani (8-4) won in singles.  David Stewart/Jordan Hudson (8-4) and Will Wei/Kelby Frierson (8-0) won in doubles.  Josh Johnson/Lalonzo Chambers (3-8) and Scott Harty/Tyler Losada (0-8) lost in doubles.
Record:  (7-2, 8-7)


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Garner Baseball Strikesout West Johnston

Varsity baseball takes control of the GNRC with a 4-0 win vs 2nd place West Johnston last night. Brighton Hudson pitched a gem with a complete game one hitter with 16 strikeouts. Carrington Austin carried the load offensively with a two run homer to center field in the 4th inning.