Announcements

Tryouts/Practice Information

Official JV practices will start on Monday, July 31st. JV will practice from 6-8pm. This will be the base schedule until our Freshman Focus Program and the start of classes.

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Schedule

Opponent Date Time Advantage Type Result Score Status
vs.
Athens Drive
Away Win 35-6
vs.
Southern Durham
Home Win 49-0
vs.
Riverside
Away Win 42-0
vs.
Cleveland
Home Win 64-22
vs.
Cedar Ridge
Away Win 49-0
vs.
Leesville Road
Away Win 42-0
Bye week
All Day
vs.
Sanderson
Home
vs.
Millbrook
Away
vs.
Broughton
Home
vs.
Southeast Raleigh
Away

Team Roster

# Name Position Grade
Andrew Battistoni 10
Brock Biestek 9
James Caramanico 9
John Caramanico 9
James Carmouche 10
Hayden Cody 10
Chelton Coley 9
Charles Davis 10
Luke Doeren 10
Kyle Duerr 10
Kevin Girard 10
Michael Grafinger 10
Andrew Harvey 10
Michael Hrehor 9
Khristian Jackson 9
Thomas Jacobs 10
William Kerner 10
Noah Lawrence 10
Trevor Massa 10
Liam McDermott 10
Robert Merdes 10
William Mitchell 10
Aidan Moore 10
Ryan Newell 10
Cameron Noble 10
Jake Pendry 10
Andrew Perun 10
Patrick Schneider 10
Aidan Smith 10
Joseph Sriraman 10
Jack Szatkowski 9
Gregory Thompson 10
Nathan Veldman 10
Tyler Watson 10
Archer Zureich 10
Cameron Duarte 10
John Grazen 10

Coaches

  • Head of Program

    Coach Wright grew up in Maitland, FL. where he attended Winter Park High School (Winter Park, FL). While at Winter Park he lettered in 4 varsity sports (Football, Baseball, Track & Field, Weightlifting) and served as a captain his senior season, earning All-Conference, All-County and All-Area honors in both Football and Weightlifting. After graduation, Coach Wright attended the University of Central Florida (UCF) where he earned an athletic scholarship, started for four years as a defensive back, served as a team captain and graduated with a degree in Business Administration. Since then, he has gone on to earn a doctoral degree and professionally, worked as a teacher and coach focusing in the areas of Football and Strength & Conditioning.

    Coach Wright is in his 11th year as a high school head coach, having spent the last five at Cardinal Gibbons where his varsity teams have compiled 45 wins and his program 100 total wins over that same period. He and his staff have won 2 conference titles, 4 junior varsity conference titles and have twice been honored with conference coach of the year awards.

    Coach Wright's mission at CGHS is to "develop godly men" who demonstrate the biblical values of love, sacrifice, service, accountability, community and joy. He is married to Rachel-Ruth Wright, they have three daughters and reside in Raleigh, NC

  • Head Coach
  • Defensive Coordinator
  • Offensive Coordinator/Backs
  • Offensive Line Coach
  • Wide Receivers Coach

History

2016 PAC-6 JV Conference Champions

The Junior Varsity football team finished a third consecutive undefeated season on Thursday night, winning 52-8 over Northern Durham and running their record to a perfect 10-0 for 2016! Both sides of the ball did their part as the team raced out to an early lead and then finished with a strong second half. The JV football program is now 50-5 over the past 6 seasons and have won 5 JV conference championships over that same period. Great work JV Crusaders!

Collegiate Athletes

Class

Name

College Football Commitments

2016

Thomas Ruocchio
Stephen Shank
Will Graham
Sean Nalesnik
JB Sheaffer

North Carolina State University
Davidson College
University of North Carolina – Charlotte
Randolph-Macon College
North Carolina Central University

2015

Stephen Albright
Will Brown
Earl Gill
James Sriraman
David Smith, Jr.

University of North Carolina
North Carolina State University
Butler University
Wake Forest University
University of North Carolina

2014

Shawn Stankavage
Dante DiMaggio
Sean Biette
Jackson O'Korn
Luke Bowler

Vanderbilt University
University of North Carolina
Western Carolina University
Christopher Newport University
St. Francis Xavier University

2013

Scott Washle
Nick Carroll
Nick Holloway
Trevor Zaruba
Caine Junginer
David Foye
Thomas Bernhardt
Ben Grazen
Nick Haskin
Elliot Rende

United States Military Academy-West Point
University of North Carolina-Charlotte
University of Richmond
Wingate University
Missouri Southern University
United States Military Academy - West Point
University of North Carolina
North Carolina State University
Elon University
Shippensburg University

2012

Connor Prevost
Daniel Baker
Hunter Smith
Jack Rosenblum
John Burton
Matt Skowron
Tim Nalesnik

Clemson University
Clemson University
University of Notre Dame
University of Richmond
Virginia Military Institute
Princeton University
Wingate University

2011

Austin Donnald
Tim Buckley

Elon University
North Carolina State University

2010

Andrew Shafer
Eric Albright
Doug Burton

Princeton University
University of North Carolina
Virginia Military Institute

2009

Matt Milner

East Carolina University

2008

Matt Shaefer

North Carolina State University

2006

AJ Pompliano
Willie Dixon

Bucknell University
Wake Forest University

2005

John Amanchukuw

North Carolina State University

2004

Daniel Pratl

Appalachian State University

2003

Jermaine McQueen

University of New Mexico

1998

Coleman Tyrance

Western Carolina University

1997

Jeff Inmon

University of Arizona

1996

Isaac White

University of Tennessee-Chattanooga

1994

Jeff Yardley

Appalachian State University

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