Aydan White ’20 has put himself and Christ School football in the national conversation like never before since a breakout game Saturday night for N.C. State University. The Wolfpack defeated Texas Tech, 27-14, in Raleigh before a sold-out crowd and ESPN TV audience.
You could say it’s been a big week for Cayden Jones ’24. But honestly where do they rank at this point?
Legion Collegiate put a short opening kickoff in the breadbasket of the most highly-recruited football player in Christ School history and it was all downhill from there for the visitors from Rock Hill, S.C.
Add another first to the ever-growing list for Rocky Hansen ’23.
The Wake Forest University recruit became the first runner in Christ School history to break 15 minutes in a 5-kilometer (3.1 miles) race Saturday in Spartanburg, S.C. His winning time of 14 minutes, 57.60 seconds was a course record by an astonishing 27 seconds for the 38th annual Eye-Opener at Milliken Research Center.
Christ School cross country runners had a magical moment last October, where the Greenies stood in the Atlantic Ocean with waves lapping at their feet as they held the first state championship trophy in school history.
After properly celebrating their win in Wilmington, then came a party back at the Head of School’s house with commemorative t-shirts, cake, and balloons. And finally, the rings.
Who could blame everyone for wanting to do it all over again?