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Tuesday, January 31, 2012

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Monday, January 30, 2012

JV Boys Basketball

Broughton JV Boys get their 12th Win Tonight

Broughton travelled to Enloe on Monday night for the second game of the year with the Eagles. In a fast paced game Broughton stayed with Enloe throughout the first half and trailed by 2 points at half time, 33 - 31. After a low scoring third quarter, Broughton still trailed by 2 points, 43 - 41. Broughton fought hard and tied the score at 53. Enloe was fouled with 32 seconds to go and made 1 of 2 free throws to take the lead, 54 - 53. After a timeout, Broughton inbounded the ball with 12 seconds to go, and Vonshae Lewis made a driving layup with 2 seconds remaining on the clock, to give Broughton a 1 pt lead at 55-54. Enloe missed a last second shot, ending the game with a Broughton victory.

Broughton's record is now 12 wins, 6 losses.

Our JV Boys will be playing this Wednesday at Broughton at 7:00pm!

Friday, January 27, 2012

JV Lady Caps Beat Wake Forest Rolesville

The JV Lady Caps played hard and came out on top against Wake Forest Rolesville at Broughton on Thursday night. They won 44-42. This brings the JV Lady Caps to an 8-8 record.

This is a great win for the Lady Caps. Please continue to support the JV team. They play Enloe at Enloe on Monday, January 30, 2012 at 5:30.

Varsity Men travel to Wake Forest-Rolesville

First quarter hightlights include Chase Johnston with a 3 pointer giving the Caps a 10 to 7 lead. Devonte Graham with the teardrop for 14 to 11.
Second quarter Corchiani steals and feeds Graham for the slamdunk 19 to 21 (Cougars). James Hemphill with a lay up to pull the Caps back on top 23 to 21. James Hemphill takes the last shot at the buzzer for 33 to 26 Caps lead at the half.
Devonte Graham with the opening 3 to start the 3rd qtr. The Caps lead most of the 3rd and headed into the 4th qtr. with a 6 point lead (42 to 36).
Caps defense would be tested in the 4th qtr. The Cougars were relentless and smelled victory...but....the Caps good defensive play took James Hemphill to the line breaking a 48 tie. Bottom of the 4th - Chase Johnston with the feed to Devonte Graham.....the basket and one! 54 seconds left Graham to the line making the score 55 to 49 Caps. Cougars fought hard BUT back to the line Devonte goes.....Caps win 59 to 51.

Next Game: January 31 at home against Enloe

Varsity Lady Caps Beat Wake Forest Rolesville

The Varsity Lady Caps beat Wake Forest Rolesville tonight at Wake Forest Rolesville. The Cougars played a tough game and went ahead a few times, but in the end the Lady Caps came together to win the game.

The final score was Broughton 52 - Wake Forest Rolesville 41


Adrienne Simmons - 17

Nadine Ealey - 15

Megan Sullivan - 10

Kimberly Spruill - 6

Justice Byrd - 2

Emily Newton - 2

Please come support the Lady Caps on Tuesday January 31, 2012 at 5:30 pm at Broughton as they take on Enloe High School. The Lady Caps want to avenge themselves against the loss to Enloe at Enloe a few weeks ago!! We Need to Win this Game and the Fans can Help! Go Lady Caps!!

JV Boys Basketball

JV Boys - Big Win against WF-R

Broughton travelled to Leesville on Tuesday night, January 24th and lost a close game to the Leesville Pride. Broughton played well in the first half and led by as much as 7 at one point and the score was tied at 35 at halftime. Leesville took an eight point lead early in the second half and led by three as the fourth quarter began. Broughton kept it close throughout the quarter and tied the game at 59 with 48 seconds left and again tied the score at 61 with 16 seconds remaining, but Leesville made a short jumper with 5 seconds to go to win the game 63-61.

Broughton had more fun at home on Thursday, January 26th, as they played Wake Forest-Rolesville for the second time this year. Earlier Wake Forest defeated Broughton, but this time it was a different story.

Broughton jumped out to a 15-8 lead in the first quarter, and scored the first 12 points of the second quarter to take a 27-8 lead and ended the half with a 14 point lead 34-20.

The Caps scored the first 10 points of the second half and led 44-24 with 4:00 minutes to go in the third quarter. Wake Forest had a run of their own and scored 11 straight before Jaison Spencer hit a free throw to end the third quarter with Broughton leading 45-33. The Caps maintained a lead of 10 points or more throughout the fourth quarter and won the game by 15; 68-53. It was a great team effort with lots of strong contributions. Eleven team members scored, led by Yoel Griffin with 8, Brooks Palmer with 10, and Jaison Spencer with 11.

The win - loss record is 11 - 6, and our JV Boys plan to finish strong with 4 games remaining.

Come support our JV Boys at Broughton Wed., Feb. 1 at 7:00. They will play at Enloe Mon., Jan. 30th at 5:30.

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Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Varsity Lady Caps Beat Leesville

The Lady Caps played Leesville High School tonight at home. They won 50 to 37. The Lady Caps take on Wake Forest Rolesville on Friday night at Wake Forest Rolesville at 5:30 pm.

Go Lady Caps!!

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Sunday, January 22, 2012

Swimming and Diving Championships

The swimming and diving teams competed this past weekend in the CAP VIII championships. The women took 6th in the conference and the men took 5th. All those who scored are listed below.
The women were led by Kelsey Moore who took 1st in the 100 free and 2nd in the backstroke. The men were led by Brandon Hodnett who took 4th in the 50 free and 6th in the 100 free.

Emily Brice – 5th 200 free, 10th 100 fly
Elisabeth Holmes – 3rd 200 IM, 3rd 500 free
Heather Johnson – 13th 200 IM, 15th 500 free
Laura Barkley – 14th 200 IM, 16th 500 free
Adaira Brewer – 4th 50 free, 6th 100 free
Rachel Shaw – 6th 50 free, 6th 100 back
Rachael Wills – 16th in 50 free, 11th 100 breast
Kelsey Moore – 1st 100 free, 2nd 100 back
Sarah Wills – 16th 100 back
200 Medley A Relay – 11th : Sarah Wills, Rachael Wills, Emily Brice, Austen Steel
200 Medley B Relay – 13th: Spencer Williams, Heather Johnson, Katie Baldwin, Laura Barkley
200 free A Relay – 2nd: Elisabeth Holmes, Rachel Shaw, Adaira Brewer, Kelsey Moore
200 free B Relay – 12th – Paulina Spencer, Sarah Wills, Rachael Wills, Spencer Williams
400 free A Relay – 2nd: Elisabeth, Rachel, Adaira, Kelsey
400 free B Relay – 10th: Sarah, Heather, Spencer, Emily
Diving – Brittany Spicer – 8th

Alex Haugh – 5th 200 free, 10th 100 back
Bancks Holmes – 9th 200 free, 4th 500 free
Will Close – 6th 200 IM
Johnson Beasley – 12th 200 IM, 9th 100 free
Nicolas Chomette – 15th 200 IM, 13th 500 free
Brandon Hodnett – 4th 50 free, 6th 100 free
Peter Daniel – 9th 50 free, 10th 100 breast
Petch Lamson – 6th 100 fly, 6th 100 back
Davis Weaver – 11th 100 free, 11th 100 back
Mickey Ward – 14th 500 free
Freddie Bosse – 13th 100 breast
200 Medley A Relay – 6th: Petch Lamson, Peter Daniel, Will Close, Brandon Hodnett
200 Medley B Relay – 10th: Davis Weaver, Freddie Bosse, Johnson Beasley, Nicolas Chomette
200 free A Relay – 5th: Peter, Petch, Will, Brandon
200 free B Relay – 10th: Freddie, Kevin Schmoeger, Bancks Holmes, Alex Haugh
400 free A Relay – 6th: Davis, Johnson, Bancks, Alex
400 free B Relay – 11th: Mickey Ward, Kevin, Tyler Bryan-Harris, Nicolas
Diving – Will Sally – 8th, John Rogers 12th, Alex Lewontin 14th

Notable results: Adaira Brewer qualified for regionals in the 50 free. Laura Barkley cut 3 seconds in the 200 IM. Rebekah Betts cut 2 seconds in the backstroke. Emma Wilson cut 3 seconds in the backstroke. Mickey Ward cut 5 seconds in the 200 free. Evan Smith cut 4 seconds in the 200 free. Alper Ender cut 9 seconds in the 200 free. Nicolas Chomette cut 11 seconds in the 500 free. Johnson Beasley cut 4 seconds in the 200 IM, 1.5 seconds in the 100 free.
Alex Haugh cut 2 seconds in the 100 back. Jack Krueger cut 4 seconds in the 100 breast.
John Prather cut 7.5 seconds in the 100 breast.

Friday, January 20, 2012

No. 2 Lady Caps Beat No. 1 Millbrook at Millbrook

The Lady Caps beat No. 1 Millbrook tonight 55 to 49. The girls went up against a tough, physical Millbrook team at Millbrook. Kaila Ealey was knocked to the floor by two Millbrook Wildcats and sat out of the game for several minutes, but when she came back in she played hard and scored several points.

Nicole Bellamy, who had been out due to an injury, was back and played several minutes. She went head to head against UNC Recruit No. 50 Briana Day and played tough defense.

Justice Byrd lead the team with 18 points.

Millbrook had been undefeated in the Cap 8 conference until tonight. The Lady Caps worked well together as a team to win the game!! We are so proud of our Lady Caps!!!

Justice Byrd - 18
Kaila Ealey - 11
Nadine Ealey - 10
Megan Sullivan - 6
Adrienne Simmons - 6
Nicole Bellamy - 4

Thursday, January 19, 2012

JV Boys BB

Brought lost a close game with Millbrook tonight by a score of 55-54.

Millbrook took control of the game early and held a 20-10 lead before Broughton scored four straight points and closed the score to 20 -1 4 at the end of the first quarter.

Broughton trailed at halftime 30-25. The score might have been closer but the Caps missed 7 free throws in the first half.

Broughton played better in the third quarter and tied the score at 40 going in to the last period.
Neither team could take a significant lead until Millbrook scored a free throw to open the lead to five points at 55-50, with 35 seconds to go. Vonshae Spencer hit a 3 point shot with 17 seconds remaining, and Broughton trailed by 2. One more free throw by Vonshae with 7 seconds to go ended the scoring with Millbrook winning 55-54. Leading scorers for the Caps were Yoel Griffin with 10 and Vonshae Spencer with 11.

Tuesday, January 24th at 7:00 at Leesville is the next game for the JV Boys.

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Tuesday, January 17, 2012

JV Lady Caps Basketball Team Takes on Millbrook at Broughton

Come Support the JV Lady Caps Basketball Team at 5:30 pm on Thursday, January 19, 2012 as they take on Millbrook High School at Broughton!!!

Go Lady Caps!!

Sunday, January 15, 2012

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Varsity Lady Caps Beat Sanderson 56-49

Friday night, January 13, 2012, Broughton had a tough match against Sanderson and played hard to win. The final score was 56-49. This ties Broughton with Wakefield for second place in the Cap 8 conference behind Millbrook. Lady Caps take on Millbrook Friday January 20, 2012 at 5:30 pm at Millbrook.

Nadine Ealey - 16, Justice Byrd-12, Kaila Ealey-10, Adrienne Simmons-9, Megan Sullivan-7 and Jamella Foster-2.

Broughton is 5-2 in the conference and 13-4 overall. Broughton is now ranked 11 in the News and Observer 's Rankings.

Come support the Lady Caps at Millbrook next Friday, January 20, 2012 at 5:30 pm. Go Lady Caps!!!

Friday, January 13, 2012

JV Boys BB

The Broughton Boys Jayvee Basketball team won two close conference games this week to improve their record to 10 and 4.

Wakefield - Monday, January 9th

On Monday night the team travelled to Wakefield. Broughton took an early lead and led by six points at the half, and held that same lead after three quarters 41-35.

Wakefield opened the fourth quarter with aggressive play and Broughton trailed by 4 with less than a minute to play. Vonshae Lewis hit a three pointer, to close the gap to one. After a Wakefield turnover, Yousif Mohamed was fouled as he made a driving layup. He made the free-throw giving Broughton a 51-49 lead with less than 12 seconds to go. Wakefield was unable to score and Broughton won 51-49.

Vonshae Lewis was the leading scorer with 20 points!

Sanderson - Friday, January 13th

Broughton hosted Sanderson at Holliday Gymnasium on Friday night. Though Sanderson was a much taller team, Broughton controlled the game through the first half and led by six at halftime 29-23.

Broughton played poorly in the third quarter scoring just six points and trailed by 4 at the end of the third quarter with the score Broughton 35, Sanderson 39.

Sanderson scored the first basket of the fourth quarter and led by seven before Broughton caught fire. With Brooks Palmer leading the way with 9 4th quarter points and Yoel Griffin with six, Broughton scored a total of 23 fourth quarter points to rally and win by two - 58-56.

Broughton's record now shows 10 wins against 4 losses. The Caps record in conference play is 4 and 3. There are seven games remaining. Our next game is at home on Thursday, Jan. 19th, against Millbrook, as we begin play against our conference opponents for the second time. Our JV Boys really appreciate your support.

JV Boys Basketball

Women Swimmers take 2nd

In a swim meet this past Tuesday against Sanderson, the women's swim team beat Fuquay and lost to Sanderson.
Leaders for the CAPS were:
Elisabeth Holmes - 1st 200 free, 1st 100 freestyle
Emily Brice - 3rd 200 IM
Rachel Shaw - 2nd 50 freestyle, 2nd 100 backstroke
Adaira Brewer - 3rd 50 freestyle
Kelsey Moore - 1st 100 butterfly, 1st 500 freestyle
400 freestyle relay - 1st - Rachel Shaw, Kelsey Moore, Elisabeth Holmes, Adaira Brewer

Sanderson 144
Broughton 119
Fuquay 37

The conference championships are next weekend. Go CAPS!

Men swimmers sweep

This past Tuesday evening the Men's Swim Team beat both Sanderson and Fuquay-Varina with an exciting finish. The men were trailing Sanderson by 13 points going into the final event, the 400 freestyle relay. Our "A" and "B" relays took both first and second place, scoring 24 points while Sanderson managed only 8 points in that race, bringing the CAPS to a 3 point victory.
Leaders for the CAPs were:
Will Close - 1st 200 IM, 3rd 100 free
Alex Haugh - 2nd 200 free
Johnson Beasley - 3rd 200 free
Peter Daniel - 2nd 50 free, 2nd 100 breaststroke
Petch Lamson - 1st 100 butterfly, 1st 100 backstroke
Brandon Hodnett - 2nd 100 free
Bancks Holmes - 1st 500 free
Mickey Ward - 3rd 500 free
Davis Weaver - 3rd 200 backstroke
400 free relay - Petch Lamson, Brandon Hodnett, Alex Haugh, Will Close

Broughton 130
Sanderson 127
Fuquay 39

The conference championships are Saturday January 21. Go CAPS!

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Broughton Alumnae Jeremy Shelley sets BCS National Championship record.

In a 2006 file photo, Broughton High School's Jeremy Shelley (2) breaks to the goal past
Leesville High School goalie Casey Mckinley during the first period of play on Tuesday
October 3, 2006 at Leesville.   Broughton defeated Leesville 4-1.

Jeremy Shelley (90) of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after defeating
Louisiana State University Tigers in the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship
Game on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Alabama won the game by a score of 21-0.

SHELLEY’S RECORD NIGHT:  Junior placekicker Jeremy Shelley now ranks fifth in Alabama history in points scored in a season with 115. Shelley scored 15 of the Crimson Tide’s 21 points, with field goals from 23, 34, 35, 41 and a career-long 44 yards. In addition, he is now second for the most points scored in a season by a kicker with 115. Shelley’s 5 field goals set a new BCS National Championship game record as well as a new record for any bowl game.

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Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Varsity Lady Caps Beat Wakefield

The Lady Caps played a tough game and came out on top beating Wakefield 56 to 52.

Results for scoring:
Kaila Ealey - 11 points
Nadine Ealey - 11 points
Justice Byrd - 5 points
Megan Sullivan - 14 points
Adrienne Simmons-15 points

This brings their conference record to 4 and 2 and overall record of 12 and 4.

Lady Caps take on Sanderson Spartans at Sanderson on Friday January 13, 2012 at 5:30 pm. Come support the Lady Caps!!

Sunday, January 8, 2012

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Lady Caps Beat Heritage High School January 6, 2012 Come Support Lady Caps Tuesday January 10, 2012

Lady Caps played well and beat Heritage High School on Friday, January 6, 2012.

Lady Caps take on Wakefield High School at 5:30 pm on Tuesday January 10, 2012. Please come support the Lady Caps!!!

Lady Caps are 11-4 and ranked second in the conference according to the News and Observer on January 5, 2012.

Come Cheer for the Lady Caps on Tuesday at Broughton.

Later in the week, Lady Caps play Sanderson at Sanderson on Friday, January 13, 2012 at 5:30 pm.

Boys Basketball - JV

The Broughton Jayvee Boys started the new year slowly as they lost the first game of 2012 at home on Tuesday night against Enloe. Broughton started quickly and held the lead through three quarters, but the Eagles tied the score at 43 with 4 minutes to go in the game, and pulled away for a 54-48 victory.

On Thursday night, Jan. 5th, Broughton traveled to Heritage High School in Wake Forest. Despite the fact that Heritage was much taller than the Caps, Broughton jumped out to an early 9-1 lead and led 13-8 at the end of the first quarter. Heritage started the second quarter with an 11-0 run and cut the Broughton lead to 25-21 by half time. Heritage had a strong third quarter and led 35-34 as the fourth quarter began.

With smart play and strong defense, Broughton captured the lead late in the game and held on to win 45-43. Roy McMillan, Will Minton and Brooks Palmer scored the last five points of the game to seal the win for Broughton.

Yoel Griffin scored 11 points to lead the Caps. Will Minton and Vonshae Lewis scored 10 each. Roy McMillan led Broughton in rebounds with 6.

Broughton's record is 8 wins and 4 losses.

We travel to Wakefield Monday night, January 9th, for a 7:00 game.

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Divers to compete Friday

Broughton divers will be competing at NC State on Friday January 6. The men will begin at 5:45 and the women at 7:45. Admission is free.

Swimmers lose two

Broughton men's and women's swim teams lost to Leesville and Millbrook this evening.
The lady CAPS were led by Kelsey Moore, who took first in the 500 freestyle and second in the 50 freestyle, and by Elisabeth Holmes, who took first in the backstroke and second in the 200 freestyle. The team of Moore, Holmes, Rachel Shaw, and Adaira Brewer also won the 400 freestyle relay.
The men were led by Brandon Hodnett, who took third place in both the 50 freestyle and the 100 freestyle.
The team will be in action again on Tuesday when the CAPS go up against Sanderson and Fuquay-Varina.

Women: Leesville 176 Men: Leesville 179
Millbrook 159 Millbrook 173
Broughton 141 Broughton 118

Basketball: Caps win at Athens Drive - 01/04/12

James Hemphill goes up for two.
Broughton 57, Athens Drive 50
BRO 19 14 9 15 - 57 
ADR 15 8 12 13 - 50 

Points: BRO--D.Graham 12, J.Hemphill 9, C.Gottfried 7, A.Ocampo 6, C.Johnston 5, C.Corchiani 5, S.Holmes 4, J.Coleman 4, Z.Palmer 3, B.Bradshaw 2; 

ADR--D.Haupt 23, Nobles 8, M.Estes 8, J.Hodge 6, A.Stewart 2, J.Reynolds 2.

Read more here: N&O

Basketball: Broughton 51, Enloe 50 - 01/03/12

Devonte Graham drives for two against Enloe.
Broughton 51, Enloe 50
BRO 8 17 19 7 - 51 ENL 7 18 13 12 - 50 Points:

BRO--D.Graham 11, A.Ocampo 10, C.Corchiani 9, J.Hemphill 7, P.Crowder 5, J.Coleman 4, C.Gottfried 3, C.Brickhouse 2;

ENL--J.Miller 15, D.Lee 9, P.Louder 8, S.McGee 5, M.Dix 5, A.Bonds 4, B.Rogers 2, R.Adams 2.

Click link below for more photos.
NewsObserver Gallery: First Look: Broughton 51, Enloe 50 | 01.03.12

Info Source:  N&O

Lady Caps Come Back Strong Wednesday Night to Beat Athens Drive 81 to 42

Lady Caps came back strong Wednesday night after a tough loss Tuesday night. They beat Athens Drive 81 to 42. All girls played well. At the half Broughton was up 53 to 15. Coach Jordan did a great job rotating all girls for the opportunity to play and show their teamwork. The result was a great win with Broughton 81 and Athens Drive 42.

Come support the Lady Caps on Friday January 6, 2012, as they take on Heritage High School at Broughton at 5:30 pm!!

The Lady Caps continue to work hard together towards their goal of a successful winning season!!

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Lady Caps Have Tough Loss Against Enloe

The Lady Caps came back from the Holiday Break with their first game against Enloe on Tuesday night. The Lady Caps played tough but were down by 2 at the half with the score Enloe 31 Broughton 29. They continued to play tough and were up 44 to 41 at the beginning of the 4th quarter. At the end, the final score was Enloe 56 and Broughton 55. A tough loss to start the week.