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Contact the school if interested in assuming the website duties:
Mark Massey Trojan Club President massey4sports@hotmail.com
Jeff Dunbar, Garner Athletic Director rdunbar@wcpss.net

Alumni updates will discontinue as of May 24th but can be located at www.facebook.com/TrojanNews 

Class of 2018 earns $9 million in scholarships

GMHS Academic Awards night held Monday the Class of 2018 received recognition for receiving $9 million in scholarships and awards:
  • Jack Baird NC Scholar, Distinguished Honor Graduate, Co-Chair Asheboro Leadership Retreat, Academic Achievement
  • Holly Noelle Barden, Savannah College of Art and Design, Academic Honors Scholarship, Achievement Honor Scholarship, SCAD Student Grant for Freshman Students , Student Incentive Scholarship, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Presidential Scholarship, 2018-2019 Visual Scholarship, Moore College of Art and Design Board Scholarship, University of New Orleans Dean Scholarship, Art Institute of Chicago, Academic Achievement Scholarship, 2018 High School Scholarship Competition Illustration and Design Winner, UNCG Chancellor's Scholarship
  • Ian Fright II, Myron Staton Scholarship recipient courtesy of the Garner Masonic Lodge #701
  • Dianna Guerra, GEF Jane and Charles Killian Scholarship
  • Taylor Hayes, GEF Mayor of Garner Scholarship, Civitan Scholarship
  • Cameron HollingsworthRaleigh Orthopaedic Clinic Athletic Training Student Aid Award
  • Dalinda Hernandez, Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic Athletic Training Student Aid Award
  • Noah Kieft Marine Corp Distinguished Athlete Award, Academic Achievement, Cagle/Ormond Award, Distinguished Honor Graduate
  • Spencer Kieft, Trojan Club scholarship
  • Braydon MileyColorado School of Mines President's Scholarship, Louisiana State University Tiger Nation Scholarship, University of Alabama Foundation in Excellence Scholarship, University of Oklahoma Distinguished Scholar Award, University of Tennessee Volunteer Scholarship.
  • Sierra Moore, GEF National Pawn Scholarship
  • Sarah Norris, JoAnn Watkins Scholarship, GEF Mones Saad Scholarship, Myron Staton Scholarship recipient courtesy of the Garner Masonic Lodge #701
  • Hannah Rowell, Chorus Director's Award
  • Ashton Sims, Trojan Club scholarship, Academic Achievement
  • Andrew Washington, GEF Garner Town Council Scholarship
  • Gerald Wilkins, Trojan Club scholarship, GEF Don Rohrbaugh Scholarship
  • Colton Wood, Outstanding Chorus Senior
  • Kathryn Elizabeth Workman, GEF Red Star Oil Company Scholarship
  • Holly Young, GEF Hamlin Company Scholarship
  • Molly Zuidema, GEF Marjorie Barefoot Opportunity Scholarship, Civitan Scholarship
We certainly want to recognize EACH senior award, message us for additions

Congratulations to The Garner Class of 2018 Outstanding Seniors. We look forward to following your future endeavors and best wishes during the graduation festivities #TrojanPride 

Winter-Spring Sports Awards

Basketball SWAC Player of the Year: Marque Maultsby
Most Outstanding Player: Trayvon Ferrell
Conference Coach of the Year: Eddie Gray
All-SWAC: First team: Marque Maultsby, Trayvon Ferrell, K.D. Burt, Demetric Horton, Second team: Jaren Ellerbe

Baseball: All-SWAC Nolan McLean, Garrett Capaforte, Tyler Gillespy, 2nd Team Xavier Bussey; Most Outstanding Player Nolan McLean; Academic All-Conference: Noah Kieft, Gerard Chamra; Trojan Award: Gerard Chamra

Softball: All-SWAC Haleigh Joyner (Team MVP) Mikayla Brumbles, Krissy D'Arco, 2nd team Sam Weidner; Academic All-Conference: Mikayla Brumbles, Sam Armstrong, Kari Sutton, Jordan Mitchell, Haleigh Joyner, Krissy D'Arco, Ashton Harris, Sydney Jones, Payton Brooks, Mia Murrell, Kaitlyn Robeson, Susan Jones, Sam Weidner; Trojan Award: Krissy D'Arco

Tennis: All-SWAC: Spencer Kieft, John Yokley, Colton Wood; Honorable mention: John Faison
SWAC Coach of the Year - Joe Walls
Sportsmanship - Tyler Reyes
Most Outstanding Player - Spencer Kieft
Trojan Award - John Yokley and Ricky Herrera

Soccer1st Team All-SWAC Anna Grossheim; 2nd Team Kasey Adams; MVP - Anna Grossheim; Trojan Award - D’Aysha Jones;  The Lady Trojan complete 22 player roster earned Academic All-conference honors

Golf- All-SWAC Daniel Barbare (MOP), Aidan Harrington, Colby Jackson 2nd team. Chris O’Neill was honorable mention. All 8 players Trojan Golfers earned Academic All Conference honors

Cheerleading-All-SWAC: Ashton Sims, Ashtyn Powell, Sarah Norris and Sutton Hodges; MVP: Sutton Hodges and Brandy Hall; Trojan Award: Natalie McIver;  Academic All Conference: Ashton Sims, Ashtyn Powell, Sarah Norris, Brandy Hall, Sutton Hodges, Shannon Johnson, Paige McGrath, Alexis Oliver , Kyra Thomas, Ashley Tracy, Addison Dickey, Cierra Fogg, Justine Gile, Jaida Hines, Alexis Jacobson, Jadyn McCoy, Natalie McIver 

Lacrosse-Senior captain Conner Kocher MVP and junior goalie Spencer Stephenson named 2nd team All-Conference Lacrosse. Nicholas Oerter earns Honorable Mention designation

Women's Lax All-Conference 1st team Olivia Verlinden, Honorable Mention-Jenna Tripp, Kaylah Jones, Caroline Bridges; Academic All-Conference: Claudia Dare, Katelyn Carpenter, Brooke Tripp, Sophie Hansen, Casey Harris, Jacquelyn Gile, Erin McIntyre, Allison Robel, Abbilene Kocher, Caroline Bridges, Linnea Kremer, Alyssa Fediuk, Olivia Gnall, Lauren King, Charis Hatcher, Ashlee Bridgers, Sophie Carey

Track Most Outstanding- Jonah Ross & Randolph Ross; All-SWAC: Jonah Ross, RJ Terry, Prestige Bellamy, Alex Nunley, Sydney Tucker, Saniyya Saxon, Jadaya Asor-Sallaah, Jhanaya Chenault, Tom Horton, Fidilese Paku, Domonique Kent; Trojan Award winners- Diamond Kent, Dominique Kent and Sierra Fogg, Riley Willcox

Swimming: Braydon Miley earns 2018 Most Valuable Male Swimmer Award, SWAC All-Conference Honorable Mention; additional team awards will be added when received

Lady Trojan basketball: Seraiah Lambert, All-SWAC

Wrestling: All-SWAC Saul Gonzalez, Josiah Brown 



2018 Summer workout schedules

Summer football workout information
Please also note that all paperwork must be turned in before players will be able to workout.  There is a 24 hr turnaround for paperwork to be cleared.  We will also have a parent meeting on May 24 at South Garner at 5:00 PM.  This will be before the physical night above.  Please email  rlee3@wcpss.net for more information and to be placed on the email list for 2018 correspondence (schedule changes, information needed, etc)

June dates 18,20, 22,25,27,29
Times are 7:30 AM-11:00 AM

July dates 9,11,13,23,25,27
Times are 7:30 AM-11:00 AM

7 v 7 dates 26, 28,10
Times are TBD
FULL CALENDAR (printable excel sheet)

Jonah and Randolph Ross claim State titles

Trojan track sophomore Jonah Ross claims 100m & junior Randolph Ross claims the 400m title at the 2018 NCHSAA 4A State Championship Track MeetMiss Ross posts 24.25 for 2nd in her 200m. Mr. Ross adds 2nd place finish in the high jump with 6-8 & 3rd in the 200m to earn MVP honors. His 4x100 relay team (Alexander Nunley, Ross, Prestige Bellamy and RJ Terryearns runner-up with 41.85 & freshman Nunley claims 4th in the 110m hurdles with personal best 14.59 for the freshman.  Indoor State Champion & Charlotte track commit Terry posts 10.90 in the fastest NCHSAA finals ever with six runners less than 11 seconds. Nunley records 42.17 in the 300m hurdles & the Lady Trojans 4x400 relay team posts 4:10.93 at the elite meet.

The siblings earn Garner 19th individual state championship. (Randolph won high Jump & 500m titles at the 2018 State Indoor championship to claim MVP honors). His three individual track championships trails only Trojan Hall of Fame inductee and current CFL All-Star Brandon Banks who claimed four titles in 2006

2018 NCHSAA 4A Championship Track results: Men 2nd Women 10th

Trojans playoff run ends in NCHSAA East semifinals

After two upsets over high seeds, 14-seed Garner falls 4-2 in the NCHSAA 4A fourth round to SWAC foe Apex. Dylan Wheeler pitches 5.33 innings of relief with 2Ks and future South Carolina Gamecock Xavier Bussey 3 hits for the Trojans who season ends 19-8. Garrett Capaforte & Jackson Mitchell two hits each & Graham Wilkins single, RBI.


Trojans advance to NCHSAA East semifinals with win at New Bern

Catawba Valley commit Malik Stephens triple, 2RBI & Campbell signee Tyler Gillespy RBI double in 14-seed Garner 8-6 win at New Bern in the NCHSAA 4A 3rd Round. Noah Kieft adds 3 hits, RBI & South Carolina signee Xavier Bussey 3 hits with double & triple with a steal & two hits including double & stolen base from Jackson Mitchell. Dylan Wheeler gets the win in relief of starter Garrett Capaforte with 2.2 innings of relief by Nolan McLean for the victorious Trojans who host SWAC foe #15 Apex (8-1 upset winners at #7 Pine Forest) in the East semifinals Friday, 4PM

Fuquay win over M.Creek (also SWAC) has three of final 8 teams left in 4A Championship from SWAC.



Trojan track at NCHSAA East Regional

State Champion Randolph Ross earns high jump, 200m & 400m titles at the 2018 NCHSAA 4A East Regional. RJ Terry claims the 100m and Jonah Ross takes the girl's 200m title. The 4X100 relay team of Alexander Nunley, Ross, Prestige Bellamy and Terry win with 41.53. Nunley qualifies for the State Championship with 2nd in 110m hurdles as does Jonah Ross with runner-up 100m finish. Nunley also qualifies for the State meet in the 300m hurdles as well as the girls 4x400 relay team with their 4th place finish. 
Complete Trojan results at the NCHSAA 4A East Regional

Randolph Ross lowers his own 400m school record with 47.58 (4th time this season he has set new mark); 4x100 Relay team posts 41.53, 2nd best in school history (41.30 by 2000 State Champions Ken Altman, Sean Jackson, Ron Jackson, & Detric Branch); Jonah Ross 11.79 in 100m just misses her own 11.70 school record