By Outer Banks Voice on October 3, 2020
Among the many things disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic were the 2019-2020 senior year seasons of many of our local high school athletes. Now, as we prepare for the start of the 2020-2021 high school athletic season, the Voice wanted to pay tribute those senior athletes who graced our playing fields.
Whitney Shilling: 2 letters, heading to East Carolina for Nursing
Anna Lieberman: 3 letters, will attend Florida State
Ryleigh Hammock: 4 letters, will attend COA
Cara Spry: 4 letters, will attend Point Park University
Cannon Pickel: 4-year letterman, will play baseball at UNC-CH.
Andrew Dowdy-Green: 2-year-letterman, will join the U.S. Army.
Jackson Gay: 2-year letterman, will play baseball at UVA Wise.
Jayden Calloway: 2-year letterman, will play football at Barton College
Connor Hamilton: 2-year-letterman, will play baseball at Bryant and Stratton College.
Josh Beazley: 2-year letterman, will play baseball at Virginia Wesleyan University.
Nathan Lapham: 4 years on team, will join the Navy.
Gabe Daneker: 4 years on swimming team, 2 years golfing team, NAVY SAR Swimmer.
Jarrell Stremple: 1 year on team.
Braxtan Parrish: 1 year on team, will attend University of Northwestern Ohio.
Connor Goins: Lettered 3 years, will attend East Carolina University and major in music education
Ryan Vankirk: Lettered 2 years, will attend Cape Fear Community College to play soccer, majoring in marketing
Greg Nicholson: Lettered 1 year – attending Coastal Bend Community College with intention to transfer to Johnson & Wales University to major in culinary arts.
Marcey Carroll: 4-year letterman, will attend Tidewater Community College.
Layla Cartwright: 4-year letterman will attend Liberty University in the fall for Athletic Training.
Shelley Mixon: 4-year letterman, will attend Campbell University for Forensics Accounting.
Destiny Moyers: 2-year letterman, will attend COA for Business Administration.
Ta’Nia Seymore: 1-year letterman, will attend COA for Associate Nursing.
Briana Snow: 2-year letterman, will attend Western Carolina for Athletic Training.
Jade Alese Elliott: 3 years of track, will attend Elizabeth City State University.
Briton Howell: 3 years lettered in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track, will
attend the University of Missouri to study mechanical engineering.
Kobe James Cisneros: 4 years lettered in track, will attend Elizabeth City State University to study chemistry.
Zach Booth: 3 years on team.
Jayden Calloway: 3 years on team, will attend Barton College.
Kilani Richardson: Will attend James Madison University.
Alex Dupree: 3 years on team.
Ryan Engelhard: 3 years on team, will attend Naval Academy.
Michael Johnson: 3 years on team.
Sydeny MacDonald: 4 years on team, will attend Mount Olive University.
Laneya Evans: Team member.
Chris Pippin: 3 years on team.
Dashawn White: 3 years on team, will go into military service.
Michael Culpepper: Will attend College of the Albemarle.