Independence, which has won five straight N.C. championships and 77 straight games, will play three-time S.C. 4A Division II champion Byrnes at 6 p.m. Aug. 13 in Polk County's "Border Showcase Jamboree."The jamboree will include teams from both Carolinas that have combined to win more than 20 state titles.
- Charlotte Observer
Four area players
named to all-state teams by AP
Eric Wallace of Glenn and Tyronnica "Wudi" Alford of Thomasville led a group of four area players named yesterday to The Associated Press all-state basketball teams.
- Winston-Salem Journal
Driggers named to All-State basketball team
Eric Maynor of Westover and Demetrius Driggers of South Robeson were named to The Associated Press All-State boys' basketball second team Thursday.
- Fayetteville Observer
s, Robinson, Atkinson named to all-state teams
North Mecklenburg's Jamie Skeen, Greensboro Dudley's Kevin Swinton and Asheville's Rashanda McCants headlined the 2005 Associated Press all-state high school basketball teams for North Carolina.
- Asheville Citizen-Times