The final written exam for the February Online Driver Education class is Thursday, February 23rd after school in the Piedmont Media Center. Students should bring the parent letter to this meeting. Any student who needs to take a re-test should also be there.
Congratulations to the Piedmont wrestling team for winning the State Dual Team Championship with a win over Orange High School. The team next advanced to the individual state wrestling tournament where Matt Price won his weight division in the Regional Tournament on February 10-11. Nate Huntley, Colby Funderburk, AJ Gilvary, Michael Flitz, and Mathis Strickland also qualified for the State individual tournament. Congratulations wrestlers on a great season!
Congratulations to Hunter Tyson, who was selected as the Bank of NC Student Athlete of the Month. Tyson leads both Union County and the Southern Carolina Conference in scoring (26.9 ppg) and rebounding (10 rpg). Tyson also scored his 1000 career point vs. Monroe earlier this season. Off the court, Tyson is a member of the National Honor Society and is a member of the PALS group that mentors students at Unionville Elementary.
Monroe Country Club will be the site of the Piedmont Spring Golf Tournament to benefit the wrestling and soccer programs. The tournament will be Captain's Choice with 4-person teams. Cost will be $50/person and checks should be made payable to the Piedmont Athletic Booster Club. Registration forms can be downloaded here.