Duke legend Mike Gminski to keynote at Raleigh Sports Club
RALEIGH Former Duke great Mike Gminski will be the keynote speaker for the 52nd Anniversary Raleigh Sports Club Annual Banquet.
Gminski played four seasons with the Duke Blue Devils, from 1977 to 1980. He led the team in scoring during his junior and senior years. Gminski was named the ACC Rookie of the Year (tied) in 1977, first team All-ACC three years, 1978, 1979, and 1980, and ACC Player of the Year in 1979.
The cost of the banquet is $35, which includes a social from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a cash bar and complimentary ice tea. There will also be a three-course sit down dinner from 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. The banquet will be held Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at the North Ridge Country Club.
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Duke: Sophomore Grayson Allen was named to the John R. Wooden Award Final Ballot Top 15 on Saturday in announcement on ESPN by the Los Angeles Athletic Club.
Mt. Olive: Dominique Reed was named Defensive Player of the Year and was one of three Trojans named to the 2015-16 All-Conference Carolinas Men’s Basketball Team. Dontrell Brite was named to the First Team and became a three-time selection, while Mike Moore joined Reed on the Third Team.
Shaw: The team edged out Barton College (1-9), 5-4 on Friday afternoon at Lions Park to improve to 2-1 overall this season. The Lady Bears captured one of the three doubles matches at the two spot. Andrijana Martic (Belgrade) and Marilyne Kamegne (Yaounde, Cameroon) had a 8-6 win at one doubles over Vanessa Sanoja and Whitney Hamilton.
Duke: For the second straight day, Sandy Choi continued to pace the second-ranked Blue Devils at the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate as the junior sits only two shots off the lead with 18 holes remaining at the 6,208-yard, par 71 Pete Dye Course at Long Cove Club in Hilton Head, S.C.
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