Cary News: Sports

The week ahead in southwestern Wake sports: Jan. 26-31

Panther Creek’s Juan Munoz (40) drives to the basket in traffic. The Middle Creek Mustangs boys basketball team played the Panther Creek Catamounts in Cary on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Middle Creek won 77-52.
Panther Creek’s Juan Munoz (40) drives to the basket in traffic. The Middle Creek Mustangs boys basketball team played the Panther Creek Catamounts in Cary on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Middle Creek won 77-52. newsobserver.com

Weekly schedule

The biggest event this week is the SWAC swiming and diving championships. The diving championships are Friday at N.C. State, while the swimming portion is Saturday at the Triangle Aquatic Center in Cary. Athens Drive wrestling is hosting a dual tournament on Saturday, the last day of the regular season. NCHSAA dual-team playoffs begin next week.

Monday, Jan 26

Boys basketball: Cary Academy at North Raleigh Christian (7:30).

Girls basketball: Cary Academy at North Raleigh Christian (6).

Tuesday, Jan. 27

Boys basketball: Cary Christian at Village Christian Fayetteville (7:30); Grace Christian Raleigh at Grace Christian Sanford (7:45); South Wake Sabres at Cary Academy (7:30); Ravenscroft at Wake Christian (7:45).

Girls basketball: Cary Christian at Village Christian Fayetteville (6); Grace Christian Raleigh at Grace Christian Sanford (6:15); Ravenscroft at Wake Christian (6:15).

SWAC boys basketball: Green Hope at Middle Creek; Apex at Fuquay-Varina; Panther Creek at Cary; Holly Springs at Athens Drive.

SWAC girls basketball: Middle Creek at Green Hope; Fuquay-Varina at Apex; Cary at Panther Creek; Athens Drive at Holly Springs.

Indoor track: SWAC teams at Green Hope (4).

Swimming: Cardinal Gibbons in Big 8 Conference championship.

Wednesday, Jan. 28

Indoor track: SWAC teams at Panther Creek (4).

Wrestling: Middle Creek at Fuquay-Varina; Athens Drive at Cary; Apex at Holly Springs; Panther Creek at Green Hope.

Thursday, Jan. 29

Boys basketball: Southern Durham at Cardinal Gibbons (7:30).

Girls basketball: Southern Durham at Cardinal Gibbons (6).

Swimming: Ravenscroft, St. David’s and Cary Academy at SAS Natatorium (4:30).

Wrestling: Green Hope and Rocky Mount at Northern Nash (6).

Friday, Jan. 30

Boys basketball: Grace Christian Sanford at Cary Christian (7:30), Grace Christian Raleigh at O’Neal School; North Raleigh Christian at Cary Academy (7:30)

Girls basketball: Grace Christian Sanford at Cary Christian (6); Grace Christian Raleigh at O’Neal School (5:30); North Raleigh Christian at Cary Academy (6).

SWAC boys basketball: Middle Creek at Fuquay-Varina (7:30); Cary at Holly Springs; Athens Drive at Apex; Green Hope at Panther Creek (8).

SWAC girls basketball: Middle Creek at Fuquay-Varina (6); Holly Springs at Cary; Apex at Athens Drive; Green Hope at Panther Creek (6:30).

Diving: SWAC championships at N.C. State.

Gymnastics: State championships at Raleigh School of Gymnastics, day one (TBA).

Wrestling: Ravenscroft and Wesleyan Christian at Cary Academy (5).

Saturday, Jan. 31

Gymnastics: State championships at Raleigh School of Gymnastics, day two (TBA).

Indoor track (all day): Area teams at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Swimming: SWAC championships at Triangle Aquatics (1).

Wrestling (all day): Cary and Holly Springs at Athens Drive’s Last Chance Duals; Cardinal Gibbons in Big 8 Conference championship.

Unless otherwise noted, all game times are 7 p.m.

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