Athletes from the southwestern Wake area were honored in the last two Sunday editions of The News & Observer as All-Metro teams for spring sports were announced along with final Triangle rankings in five sports.
Green Hope (21-4) ended the year ranked No. 2 in the area, with Panther Creek (17-10) taking fourth and Apex (12-13) finishing 13th.
Gibbons (21-2-2) was No. 3 in the final rankings, followed by No. 5 Cary Academy (14-3-1) and No. 9 Holly Springs (14-6-2).
Fuquay-Varina (17-5) ended the year No. 6 in the area, while Apex (15-4) was No. 13.
Middle Creek goalie Nick Arcuri was on the All-Metro team as were Apex’s Mike Daum and Colby Lalicker.
Apex (19-3) was runner-up in the rankings. Middle Creek (16-2) was eighth, Athens Drive (12-5) ninth and Green Hope (13-8) 10th.
Apex (17-2) ended the year No. 1 followed by No. 2 Gibbons (16-3). Green Hope (10-6) was ninth.
Apex’s Anna Eaton and Sydnei Murphy, Green Hope’s Elly Henes and Cary’s Layla White made the girls team.