Monarch Athletics

Northside High School - 2A State Basketball Champions 2016-17 (30-0) - 2AA State Football Runner Up Champions 2016

Monarch Athletics

Northside High School - 2A State Basketball Champions 2016-17 (30-0) - 2AA State Football Runner Up Champions 2016

Monarch Athletics

Northside High School - 2A State Basketball Champions 2016-17 (30-0) - 2AA State Football Runner Up Champions 2016

Back To Work In A New Exciting School Year! 

A New Year!-A New Semester!-A Fresh Start!-Graduation Just Ahead!...GO CLASSES of 2017-2018-2019-2020!  

Record: 30-0 Title: 2A STATE Champions 

WELL DONE MONARCHS! Thanks For The Memories!! 

State 2A Champs 30-0 Congratulations! Thank You Fans! 

Basketball State Championship Returns To Onslow County First Time In 75+ Years Since Camp Lejeune High's 1949-50 & 1948-49 Titles! 

30-0 - Monarch Pride - Historic 

 

Conference Champs - Conf Tournament Champs 

5th Consecutive Tournament Title 

Is It Really Over? Thanks For The Memories! 

See 2016-17 Schedules/Rosters on CALENDAR & WINTER ACTIVITIES above & MaxPreps  

Great Season! = 24-6 - #1 Conf Tourn - #2 Conf - #2 E Region - 4 Srs !  

8th Consecutive Tourn Title...3rd Trip to Regional Finals...Season Photos Under Team/Photos... THANK YOU WAVQ Radio 95.5 FM for your support both home & away...and our sponsors $$! 

Monarch...Our Mascot! 

The Lion is the "KING of the JUNGLE - A MONARCH!"...A Monarch is NOT a butterfly! GO MONARCHS in athletics, class work, attitude and school activities! 

NHS Begins 16th Year for 2016-17 SY! 

MONARCH HISTORY-NHS opened in SY 2001-2002 with students from JCMS, JHS & a few from WOHS and with no Senior class. The 1st NHS Grads were the Class of 2003. 

Academics #1 = A Brighter Future! 

Enjoy Your 2nd Semester Classes... 

Fri 3/24 Softball vs East Duplin-HOME 6:00 

See 2017 Schedule & Roster Above In Spring Sports 

Fri 3/24 Baseball vs East Duplin-HOME JV 4:00/V 6:30 

See the 2017 Schedule & Rosters of JV-Varsity Teams in Spring Sports above 

Fri 3/24 Girls Soccer vs East Duplin-HOME 6:00 

See 2017 Schedule & Roster in Spring Sports Above 

Fri 3/31 3/23 Girls Lacrosse vs New Bern-HOME 5:00  

See the 2017 Schedule in Spring Activities above  

Fri 3/31 Boys Lacrosse vs New Bern-HOME 7:00  

 

Tue 3/28 Golf vs Conference Schools @ Beulaville 1:00 

 

Thur 3/30 Girls/Boys Track vs Conference Schools @ Southwest 3:30 

 

Tue 3/28 Boys Tennis vs East Duplin-HOME 3:30 

 

Mario Ortega Finishes 2nd In 2A 138 lb State Wrestling Championship 

Congratulations MARIO on being the State Championship Runner-Up & the 1st State Finalist in school history; record of 32-6! 2016-17 Schedule on CALENDAR & WINTER ACTIVITIES above 

Study Hard-Take Pride In Your Assignments-NO Late Work 

It's More Fun To Be Prepared Every Day!  

Mon 3/20 "Northside Game Night" Show 6:30-7:00 

Tune in to WAVQ 95.5 FM or be there in person at Jersey Mike's on Western Blvd...Thank You To The "Q" For Your Support Of The Monarchs! 

Winter Track Season Complete - 13 Athletes To State Championship  

 

GREAT Season! (12-4;4-1)-#2 2AA In NC-State Runner Up-East Champ-#2 ECC 

JV Season Complete-Finish4-5/3-2- WAVQ FM 95.5...Listen both HOME & AWAY Games + "NHS Game Night" Show on Monday 6:30-7:00pm at Jersey Mike's, Western Blvd...Thank You To The Q!..2016 Schedule & Roster listed under FALL ACTIVITIES & CALENDAR-Stats 

1st State Playoff Championship In NHS School History 

FINAL: West Champ #1 (15-0) Shelby 28 - East Champ #6 (12-3) Northside 6...Played at NC State Carter-Finley Stadium on Saturday Dec 17, 2016 (PHOTO: Courtesy NC State University)  

GREAT Season! 10-11/6-4 - 3rd Conf - 1st Rd 2A Playoffs - Many Firsts! 

Moving Up To 3A Next Year...2016 Schedule & Roster listed under FALL ACTIVITES & CALENDAR above... See MaxPreps For Final Stats 

Great Season 9-12-1...1st Ever Playoff (2-5 Loss to #4 Seed)-Lots of Firsts 

Moving Up To 3A Competition Next Season...2016 Schedule & Roster is listed under CALENDAR & FALL ACTIVITIES above...Save $$ on Home Games-Buy An All-Sports 2016-17 Booster Club Pass Stats @ MaxPreps 

Get Involved! Join A Club-Activity-Athletic Team! 

BE AN INVOLVED MONARCH!  

Season Complete - 7-7/5-5 Ali Brinkley To 2nd Rd 2A East Regionals 

Move Up To 3A Competition Next Season...2016 SCHEDULE & ROSTER on CALENDAR & FALL ACTIVITIES above Stats at MaxPreps 

NHS Dress Code Can Be Found In Student Handbook 

See Handbook on home page of NHS School Website & in left pull down window.  

Eric Hutchison Places 68th of 138 at NCHSAA 2A State Championships 

Great Job Eric!...Looking for more runners (Fr! & Soph!) when move to 3A completion 2017...2016 Schedule & Roster posted in CALENDAR & FALL ACTIVITIES Above 

The Way To Learn... 

NHS was the 1st NC High School to be accrediated as a AVID Demonstration School. 

Think College! Why Not! 

 

Swimming-Season Complete 

 

In Loving Memory - Khalil Kirkland - 1st Lt AFJROTC 

17 yr old senior Class of 2016...4 yrs at Northside...AFJROTC & baseball manager for 4 yrs...Honor Student...loved Math...college bound in engineering or biomedical career...STEM Academy...working in 1st job at Burger King ..."excellent employee"... 

Khalil (cont'd) 

...walked everywhere..."enjoyed his humor"..."a good kid"...several GoFundMe.com accounts...always helpful...Nat'l Honor Society..funeral was Jan 7th in a packed church service with burial in Ons Memorial Park...Khalil will be in our hearts forever! 

Presented By NHS AFJROTC To The Kirkland Family 

 

Monarch Stadium vs Jax Soccer 

 

Soccer 1st Ever Jax Home Game 

 

Offense vs Clinton 

 

Clinton Game-Making Plans 

 

Clinton Game 

 

Monarch Field 

 

VB vs White Oak 

 

VB 3rd Set Win Over White Oak 

 

VB Action in 3-0 Win Over Vikings 

 

Congratulations On Your Historic Night! 

1st Ever WOHS-NHS Soccer Game In Monarch Stadium & 1st Soccer Win Over The Vikings 4-2!  

Welcome Back Cam! - 1st Ever WOHS-NHS Soccer Game @ NHS  

 

 

 

WOHS Victory 

 

Who's Winning? 

 

Viking 1st Game @ NHS-1st Loss 

 

JHS 5:43 Game 

 

JHS Game 

 

JHS Halftime-Weather Moving in? 

 

JHS Pregame 

 

JHS 5:43 Game 

 

JHS Game 

 

Monarch Game Field 

 

JHS Game 

 

NHS Volleyball 

 

White Oak Game (Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

White Oak Game (Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

White Oak Game (Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

West Carteret Game (Photo: John Sudbrink)  

 

West Carteret Game (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

West Carteret Game (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

"Cheering" At West Carteret Home Opener 

 

Marching Monarchs Performing At West Carteret Game 

 

2016 Season Opener-Not Tonight! (Photo: WAVQ) 

 

Press Box Coaches? Announcers? Facing The Wrong Way? 

 

Meet The Monarchs-Preseason 

 

Swansboro Opener Win 3-0! All 2 pt sets! 

 

Varsity Volleyball Opens The Season With 3-0 Win vs Swansboro 

 

JV Volleyball In Home Opener 2016 

 

Coach Pollock Speaking At Rotary Club 

 

MFCU Jamboree - Where is everybody? I'm ready! 

 

Robert Colon Presented East-West Basketball MVP Award 

Great Game-CONGRATULATIONS! A 1st for a NHS Grad! 

New NHS Volleyball Coach Ciara Wheeler 

 

Intro: New Soccer Coach Jared Brown 

 

Football Team Photo 2016 

 

2016 NHS Grad Robert Colon - 2016 East-West All-Star Basketball MVP 

Leads the East to a winning 118-98 game coming off the bench scoring 26 points including 5 of 10 3-pointers! 

First Day Inside Practice-"The Boss" 

PHOTO: John Sudbrink, JDNews 

First Practice Inside "NHS Practice Facility"-The NHS Cafeteria! 

Photo John Sudbrink, JDNews 

First Day Inside Practice-Stretching 

 

First Day Inside Practice Due To Weather 

PHOTO: John Sudbrink, JDNews  

Thank You Coach Johns! 

 

Thank You-Best Wishes Coach Akers! 

 

NHS Girls Basketball Team Meets former UNC All- American Tyler Hansbrough  

Arranged by NHS Asst Coach Paige Hollis' father-in-law who is Tyler's trainer. The girls were at NCSU Team Camp but somehow wound up at UNC?! 

Topsail 7on 7...OR 7on 24? 

 

Only Onslow County 2016 Players In State Softball Games 

(L-R) Rising Southwest senior Lynsi Botzenhart, rising Northside junior Maya Stanley & rising Swansboro senior Miranda Glover. Their Region 2 team won 1 of 3 games. 

"Thank You" For Our 15 Years Of Monarch Memories & For Being Our Coach!! 

 

WELCOME HEAD COACH POLLOCK! 

Recently named Northside's 2nd Head Football Coach replacing Coach Bob Eason 2001-2015.  

He Did It Again! Our Mr Staley-North Carolina Asst Principal Of The Year! 

CONGRATULATIONS!! WAY TO GO!! Also Onslow County Asst Principal of the Year! 

NHS Cheerleaders Win 1st Place In Conference Cheer Competition! 

CONGRATULATIONS on Top Honors Med-Varsity Div 2 NCHSAA State Competition & ECC Champs! CONGRATULATIONS also to the JV Squad for placing in 2nd Place in the Small JV Div 2 NCHSAA State Competition & 2nd in ECC! 

He's Back!! WELCOME HOME Coach Tony Marshburn! 

Out-Of-Retirement Teaching PE Half Day & Coaching Boys Varsity BB AGAIN!! Our ONLY NHS BVBB COACH in School History! 

NHS Awarded "EJECTION FREE" For SY 2014-15 By NCHSAA 

A prized award contributed to by so many! 

Covering The Football Monarchs Home & Away! 

THANK YOU to "The Q", anchors Jim & Dave and their sponsors!! Lanier Signs-Jesses in Jacksonville -Southern Leisure Builders-New York Pasta and Deli-Watkins Floor Covering-Church's Chicken-State Farm Agent David Hull-The Angry Ginger Irish Pub-and... 

Football Radio Sponsors Continued 

...Piggly Wiggly Stores in Jacksonville and Maysville-Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation-OAJ, Ellis Airport-Sharpe Cutz Two-Golden Corral Restaurant-Denny's Restaurants in Jacksonville, Sneads Ferry and Wilmington.  

Our Coach & His Assistant 

Coach Eason & son prepare for another "recent" practice!  

A NHS LEGEND - Geron Harper ('04) 

An original Monarch (2001) who made so many "firsts" including the first football scholarship at NHS. He was "our #44 and so proud of him as a student-athlete & person! See "Featured Athlete" above 

#17 Ettian Scott ('12) Sr 6-1 180 DB Georgetown 

2014: Second Team All-Patriot League selection after tying for PL lead with four interceptions and finishing second with 16 passes defended...Started all 11 games at cornerback...Finished season with 40 tackles...Made first career interception in win at  

Dawnoven Smith ('15) NC A&T Univ Aggies Baseball 

Freshman...6-1/190...Outfield (R)...Batting Clean-Up on 2/20 Monarchs Are Proud Of You! 

Elon LB ('12) Earns Two Defensive Honors In Triple Overtime Win 

See the article in Varsity Football Headlines - GREAT job Corey Mitchell! 2015 2nd Team All-CAA with league best 116 tackles; aver 10.5/game; ranked 20th nationally. CONGRATULATIONS! Your Monarchs are proud of you! 

#22 Don Don Gainey ('12) Playing At UNC-C 

5-8/207 Playing in 49ers 1st ever football program - Your Monarchs are so PROUD of you! 

#18 Josh Cabrera ('14) 

UNC Tar Heel Wide Receiver - 6'3" 205 - Redshirt Freshman 2015 Season GO JOSH! The Monarchs are so proud of you! (Courtesy UNC Football Website) 

#45 Daron Humphrey UCF RS Jr 5-10 184 RB 

All-Conference All-Academic Team...Your Monarchs are proud of you! 04/12/2013-Knights Set Record with 48 C-USA Academic Medal Honorees Student-athletes honored for 3.5 GPA or better. 04/11/2013-C-USA Honors 227 Knights with Commissioner's Honor Rol 

Alexis Redd 5-8 SR Guard-St Andrews Univ 

See stats on Univ Athletic Website - Cape Fear CC Fr/Soph...Your Monarchs are proud of you! 

Ashanti Curry ('13) Soph-Track & Field-Sprints/Throws-US Naval Academy 

http://www.navysports.com/sports/w-track/mtt/ashanti_curry_940058.html Your Monarchs are so PROUD of you! GO NAVY! 

#21 Ashleigh Fairow ('14)-Fr Plebe-US Naval Academy Soccer 

http://www.navysports.com/sports/w-soccer/mtt/ash_fairow_975260.html Your Monarchs are so Proud of you! GO NAVY!  

Hunter Halford - Fr Norfolk State Univ P/UT 

Your Monarchs are proud of you! Check out 2016 Bio at: Norfolk State Univ Softball Roster  

Anyone Recognize This QB? 

Semi-Pro Football Hall of Fame Member! We are PROUD of you COACH! 

Freshman Dawnoven Smith's 1st Collegiate Home Run 3/6/16 

#35 NC A&T!  

2015-16 Basketball Seniors Present Lion To Coaches 

Lion is located in the front office...  

THANKS To WAVQ Basketball!! 

The "Q" Crew following the Monarchs in Playoffs. "Thank-You" to our sponsors!-Jesses in Jax-Brewed Downtown-NYPD,NY Pasta & Deli-Bradley's Jewelers-Unleashed Dog Training In Hubert-NFL Barber Shop in Jax-Sophie's Tr 

ECCC Final (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

White Oak (Photo:Todd Michalek/The Daily News) 

 

White Oak (Photo: Todd Michalek/The Daily News) 

 

East Carteret (Photo: Coach Mike Johnson) 

 

First Flight (Photo: Coach Mike Johnson) 

 

White Oak (Photo: Todd Michalek) 

 

East Carteret (Photo: Coach Mike Johnson) 

 

First Flight (Photo: Coach Mike Johnson) 

 

White Oak (Photo: Todd Michalek/The Daily News) 

 

White Oal (Photo: Todd Michalek/The Daily News) 

 

First Flight (Photo: Coach Mike Johnson) 

 

Opening Day Of Football Practice 

Dwayne Washington leads the Juniors in wind sprints. 

White Oak (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

 

NHS QB Jake Erickson tries to avoid a Kinston tackle in the MFCU Jamboree at Liversedge Field. (Courtesy JDNews Sports) 

NHS Chefs 

NHS Cooks Michelle & Brad Staley cook for Staff Tailgate - Where are the STEAKS! (PHOTO: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

White Oak Stop (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

"Friday Night Lights"-Home Stands vs White Oak 

1st Home Game-Arrive Early! (Photo: NHS AAD Brendan Kennedy)  

West Carteret fumble=NHS TD 

NHS Sr LB Thomas McGuire scoops up fumble for a 38yd go-ahead TD! (Photo: Rick Scoppe/The Daily News) 

White Oak (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

White Oak (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

Retired ?? (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

White Oak (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

Jacksonville (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

Jacksonville (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

The Family (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

Jacksonville (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

Jacksonville (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

You're Gonna Lose! (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

Warmups (Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

South Central (Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

South Central Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

Retired From Coaching But Now ???? (Photo: Rick Scoppe/The Daily News) 

Southwest Volleyball/Basketball Legend Bev Marley Still Giving Back! 

Jacksonville (Photo: Rick Scoppe/The Daily News) 

 

Lejeune (Photo: Rick Scoppe/The Daily News) 

 

Lejeune (Photo: Rick Scoppe/The Daily News) 

 

Lejeune (Photo: Rick Scoppe/The Daily News) 

 

Lejeune (Photo: Rick Scoppe/The Daily News) 

 

Lejeune (Photo: Rick Scoppe/The Daily News) 

 

Lejeune (Photo: Rick Scoppe/The Daily News) 

 

Monarch Girls Basketball To Play In Time Warner Arena January 23rd 

See Coach Chad Novelli for tickets ($26) to see 2 high school games + Hornets vs Knicks game. 

Croatan (Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

Croatan (Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

Croatan (Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

Croatan (Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

Croatan (Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

Senior Crew 2015 

 

Influence - Who Will He Follow? 

Probably FCA's most famous photo taken at a FCA summer camp.  

FCA Day of Champions Sat 9/26 

300+ athletes from 4 counties hosted by NHS FCA 

Jake Erickson Warming Up At Jones Sr-Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News 

 

Support Your NHS Athletic Teams! Go To A Game! 

GET INVOLVED!  

Team Photo Op After Southwest Win (Photo by Kelly Schulz) 

 

Crucial Game-Point In 2nd Set Of Exciting ECC Game Vs Southwest  

(Photo: Angela Buchanan) 

Tennis Seniors 

 

"Monarchs Together" Prior To Homecoming 

 

Band Parents Hard At Work 

 

Homecoming Queen Kayla & King Brandon (Courtesy WAVQ Radio) 

 

New Sport Coached By Coach Novelli 

 

Our NHS Radio Announcers Jim & Dave (Courtesy WAVQ Radio) 

 

Communication! (Photo: JDNews) 

 

Best Dressed Asst Coach (?) 

 

Northside Mini-Cheerleaders (Courtesy WAVQ Radio) 

 

Monarch Cheerleaders (Courtesy WAVQ Radio) 

 

ECCC Final (Photo: John Sudbrink/The Daily News) 

 

2015 ECCC Champs (Photo: Chris Miller/The Daily News) 

 

Croatan Game Rainbow (Courtesy WAVQ Radio) 

 

The Monarch Roaring Approval Of The Southwest Victory 

 

Booster Club's History of supporting NHS Student-Athletes 

 

NHS Game Field (Courtesy WAVQ Radio)S 

Where Is Everyone? 

"Meet The Monarchs" 2016 Edition 

 

Read the article  on Zach HOBBS at JDNews link: http://www.jdnews.com/sports/20170324/monarchs-hoops-is-player-of-year-for-third-time

By Chris Miller/Prep Sports Writer JDNews   On 3/24/2017

Read the article at JDNews link: http://www.jdnews.com/sports/20170324/2017-all-area-boys-basketball-team

Read the article at JDNews link: http://www.jdnews.com/sports/20170324/northsides-marshburn-boys-basketball-coach-of-year

By Rick Scoppe/Sports Editor JDNews   On 3/24/2017

Read the article at JDNews Prep Roundup link: http://www.jdnews.com/sports/20170324/prep-roundup-thursday-march-24

Read the article at JDNews Prep Roundup link: http://www.jdnews.com/sports/20170324/prep-roundup-thursday-march-24

Read the article in JDNews Prep Roundup link: http://www.jdnews.com/sports/20170324/prep-roundup-thursday-march-24

Read the article at JDNews link: http://www.jdnews.com/sports/20170323/northsides-stephens-makes-it-clean-sweep-senior-is-area-player-of-year-for-fourth-time

By Chris Miller/Prep Sports Writer JDNews   On 3/23/2017

Read the article at JDNews llink: http://www.jdnews.com/sports/20170323/2017-all-area-girls-basketball-team (PHOTO: Northside Senior Timia Grant)

By Staff Reports/JDNews   On 3/23/2017

Seven Northside Senior student-athletes declared their intent to attend their new schools after graduation and to play their respective sport (L-R): Christine Council - Wake Tech - Basketball Ti...

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