OBX Storm U11 Boys Win Adidas National Cup

By on February 21, 2023

FIRST ROW, L to R: Ryder Dutt, Woods Rogers, Silas Warrender, Henry Maner, Jaxen Varnell. SECOND ROW, L to R: Gideon Saunders, Dylan Quezada, Carlos Obregon, Grey Harrell, Miles Foubister, Max Garavito, Zach Munro, Misha Goninan. THIRD ROW: Edward Estrada, Coach Matt Hart.

(OBX Storm)

Three weeks after being invited to participate in the tournament, The OBX Storm U11 Boys captured first place and the championship trophy in the Adidas National Cup in Richmond, VA on Feb. 18 and 19.

The team played two games on Saturday, Feb. 18. resulting in a tie in the first game against Northern Virginia Soccer Club (NVSC) and a shutout win in the second game against Arya RVA. The morning game on Sunday, Feb. 19 resulted in a tie with the Southern Chester County Soccer Association from Pennsylvania.

In a final contest, again against Southern Chester County Soccer Association, the OBX Storm team was able to clinch the Championship in a hard-fought battle by a 1-0 final score. The team celebrated the win immediately following the game with gold medals and a large Championship Cup that was awarded by Brian Kuk, the Adidas National Cup Tournament Director.

When asked to share his sentiments, Coach Matt Hart commented, “I have been working with this group since the Fall of 2021 and it has been a pleasure to watch them all develop and grow their game…They make my job a breeze and I am proud to be their coach. I look forward to seeing what we can achieve this spring and beyond!”

OBX Storm Coaching Director, Steve Smalley added that “Coach Matt Hart has been a dedicated coach and has created a solid foundation of skills in his players. The Club is lucky to have him as one of our dedicated, caring and knowledgeable coaches. OBX Storm is proud of this team on their tremendous win.”

Join us in congratulating the OBX Storm U11 Boys on their National Championship win! For more information about OBX Storm, please visit obxstorm.net or email info@obxstorm.net.



Barnhill Building Group has been selected as the Construction Manager @ Risk by the College of the Albemarle and is seeking to pre-qualify construction trade contractors to submit bids for the furnishing labor, materials, equipment, and tools for the new College of The Albemarle – Allied Health Sciences Simulation Lab (COA Health Sciences) located in Elizabeth City, NC. Please note: Only subcontractors who have been prequalified by Barnhill will be able to submit a Bid.

The project consists of the new construction of a 38,000-sf, 2-story expansion to the existing Owens Health Sciences Center and will house classrooms, labs, and a simulation lab. The site is just over just over 4.5 acres and is located on an active campus. This new construction will be a steel structure with a brick and metal panel veneer, curtainwall, and storefront glazing with a PVC roof membrane.

Principal trade and specialty contractors are solicited for the following Bid Packages:

BP0100: General Trades

BP0105: Final Cleaning

BP0390: Turnkey Concrete

BP0400: Turnkey Masonry

BP0500: Structural Steel & Misc. Steel

BP0740: Roofing

BP0750: Metal Panels

BP0790: Caulking / Caulking

BP0800: Turnkey Doors/Frames/Hardware

BP0840: Glass & Glazing

BP0925: Drywall

BP0960: Resilient Flooring

BP0980: Acoustical Ceilings

BP0990: Painting & Wallcovering

BP1005: Toilet Specialties / Accessories / Division 10

BP1010: Signage

BP1098: Demountable Partitions

BP1230: Finish Carpentry and Casework

BP1250: Window Treatment

BP1400: Elevators

BP2100: Fire Protection

BP2200: Plumbing

BP2300: HVAC

BP2600: Turnkey Electrical

BP3100: Turnkey Sitework

BP3290: Landscaping

Packages may be added and/or deleted at the discretion of the Construction Manager. Historically underutilized business firms are encouraged to complete participation submittals.

HUB/MWBE OUTREACH MEETING: Barnhill Building Group will be conducting a HUB/MWBE Informational Session. You are encouraged to attend the following session to learn more about project participation opportunities available to you. These seminars will help to: Learn about project and scope; Inform and train Minority/HUB contractors in preparation for bidding this project; Assist in registration on the State of North Carolina Vendor link; Stimulate opportunities for Networking with other firms. Location and time TBD. Please visit our planroom at https://app.buildingconnected.com/public/54da832ce3edb5050017438b for more information.

Interested contractors should submit their completed prequalification submittals, by July 22, 2024, to Meredith Terrell at mterrell@barnhillcontracting.com or hardcopies can be mailed to Barnhill Contracting Company PO Box 31765 Raleigh, NC 27622 (4325 Pleasant Valley Road, NC 27612).


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  • Jamie

    Names from L to R- first row: Ryder Dutt, Woods Rogers, Silas Warrender, Henry Maner, Jaxen Varnell

    Second row, L to R: Gideon Saunders, Dylan Quezada, Carlos Obregon, Grey Harrell, Miles Foubister, Max Garavito, Zach Munro, Misha Goninan

    Third row: Edward Estrada, Coach Matt Hart

    Tuesday, Feb 21 @ 6:50 pm