Carroll Students Selected for 2016 Under Armour All-America Football Game
Two of our student athletes, Richard Merritt ‘16 and Jauan Williams ’16, were formally presented with honorary game jerseys commemorating their selection to the 2016 Under Armour All-America Game. The ninth-annual Under Armour All-America Game is slated for Saturday, January 2, 2016 and will be televised live on ESPN2. Congratulations fellas!
2015 WCAC Outdoor Track Championships
Congratulations to the Lions track team! They did an outstanding job at the WCAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships May 15-16, 2015.
BOYS: 1st Place (4x400 meter relay): Stedman Cook '16, Kendall Leach '16, Nicholas Orji '15, Ethan Fogle '18 2nd Place (Shot Put & Discus): Julian Nelson '15 2nd Place (100 meter): Stedman Cook '16
GIRLS: 1st Place (300 meter hurdles): Kemi Maye '16
2015 Signing Day Ceremony
Four football players have committed to continuing their athletic careers at the collegiate level next fall.
Defensive lineman Julian Nelson will play at Carnegie-Mellon University (PA)
Linebacker Ray Cooper will suit up for the Alfred State College (NY) Pioneers
Running back Elijah Bilal joins the Earlham College (IN) Quakers
Linebacker Dante Dobbins will compete for the Susquehanna University (PA) Crusaders
Carroll Basketball Players Named to WCAC All-Conference Teams
Seven students from Carroll’s basketball teams have been named to 2015 WCAC All-Conference Teams. Selections were made by the coaches in the WCAC.
Girls Basketball Lyndsey Downing ‘15 – Second Team All-WCAC Bailee White ’16 – Honorable Mention All-WCAC Ryla Vessels ’15 – Honorable Mention All-WCAC Courtney Crawford '15 – Honorable Mention All-WCAC
Boys Basketball Nicholas Fennell ’16 – Third Team All-WCAC Jahmai George ’15 – Honorable Mention All-WCAC Cameron Carter ‘18 – Honorable Mention All-WCAC
Kenyatta's 1,000.00 pts is a combination of points scored from Freshmen year until this season. She actually got her 1,000 pts against Elizabeth Seton on January 9, 2014. Prior to the Seton game she was only 8pts away from 1,000 and we stopped the game over there and the A.D. made the announcement. She was recognized on January 11, 2014 at our home game against St. John's College.
American Spirirt Award Video:
Watch this video of the ACHS Cheer Squad receiving The American School Spirit Award. GO LIONS!!!!!
CONGRATS TO TRACK TEAM: Archbishop Carroll’s track team, lead by coaches Elana Gilmore and Trent Edgerton, competed in the Taco Bell Classic select meet in Columbia, South Carolina last weekend.The following students had top-25 finishes or personal bests at this highly competitive meet:
Men’s 4x800 Relay: Justin Atkins, Malik Landry, Will Clark, Emmanuel Babayemi: 29th, 8:53.07
Men’s 800: 15th, Justin Atkins, 2:00.62
Women’s Shot Put: Tahia Greenfield, 23’ 9”
Men’s Shot Put: Julian Nelson, 21st--46’ 3”
We also send best wishes to Donte Dobbins, who was injured at the meet but is recovering well.
MIGHTY FAST LIONS:
The Track Team did well for the first meet of the Outdoor season, this Saturday at the Puma Invitational at Wise High School. The Boys Distance Medley Relay: Emmanuel Babayemi(12) Will Clark(9) Ahmad Garcia(9) Nicholas Orji(10) placed 2nd. Sprinters Kesean Strong(10) and Kendall Leach(9) both advanced to the finals of the 100m dash placing 4th and 5th respectively. Amir Edgerton(11) advanced to the finals in the 110m hurdles finished 5th overall. The Girls had a great showing in all of their races. Noteworthy, Tianna Wood(11) and Briana Steptoe(10) ran their personal best in their races
Carroll Football Player Aaron Young '13 Signs to play at Old Dominion University.The deed is done and the papers inked. At the official signing on February 6, Aaron Young committed to taking his talent to Old Dominion next year. Aaron Young is also part of a great Carroll legacy his father is Aaron Young ’88.Check out all the details on Washington Post.
Did You Hear About Olivia Turner?
Senior Olivia Turner has been nominated to the McDonald’s All-American Games.She has been nominated by a local committee from among all girls’ basketball players, and is one of 400 nominees nationally.She will have the opportunity to be chosen as one of 24 female athletes to compete in a nationally televised game. Way to go, Olivia!
Congratulations to our ACHS Cheerleaders who are the overall top pick for The American School Spirit Award.
After reading and looking through all of the application books submitted, UCA has finally narrowed it down to the final programs. The overall top program selected, Archbishop Carroll High School Cheerleaders.
Award includes a partially paid trip to the National High School Cheerleading Championship (NHSCC) which is the most prestigious High School cheerleading championship in the country. The NHSCC is held at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Orlando, Florida, and nationally televised on ESPN and ESPN2 to over 100 million homes and 32 countries nationwide each year, a feature spot on ESPN, awards for Spring Banquet, a feature spot on Varsity.com and Varsity TV, gift Certificate for UCA camp and a feature in American Cheerleader Magazine.
Kiah Seymour '12 was named Gatorade State Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year. CONGRATS KIAH!!!! Click here to read Kiah's athletic achievements.