Sports Samplings - 4/16 - UPDATED
Fifteen high-school student-athletes are the finalists for the Bill Dooley Scholar-Athlete Award, which recognizes the top football senior within the Dooley Chapter’s geographical region: Durham, Orange, Pitt and Wake counties. The list will be whittled down to five on April 17 and the winner announced on April 24. The award recipient will receive a $10,000 scholarship and recognition at the Pigskin Preview on July 19 at Embassy Suites in Cary. The other four finalists each get a $2,000 scholarship.
2019 Bill Dooley Scholar-Athlete Award – semifinalists:
Alex Buschow, Wakefield High
Luke Thomas Jackson Ferrell, Heritage High
Colin Guentensberger, Orange High School
David Honeycutt, Fuquay-Varina High
Sean Horton, Middle Creek High
Luca Hurst, Holly Springs High
Demarcus Jones II, Wake Forest High
David Madzivanyika, Hillside High
Ben Miller, Jordan High
Blake Mizelle, D.H. Conley High
Laderrick Neville, Northern Durham High
Aaron Pasour, Ayden Grifton High l
Dylan Michael Reeves, Leesville Road High
Luke Sanchez, Cary High
Alex Santiago, Millbrook High
UPDATE: The list has been trimmed to five: Guentensberger, Jones II, Madzivanyika, Pasour and Sanchez.
• Black Lives Matter. The Durham Bulls will celebrate African American Heritage Night during its game against Gwinnett Stripers, April 20, 6:30 p.m. at the Park. A portion of ticket sales will be donated to the Bimbe' Cultural Arts Festival on May 18. Purchase tickets at https://groupmatics.events/event/Bimbe50, for proceeds to benefit Bimbe’.