Opponent Date Time Advantage Result Score
Wake Forest
Away Win 27-24
Home Win 58-27
Richmond Senior
Home Loss 28-45
Away Win 36-0
Leesville Road
Southeast Raleigh

Team Roster

# Name Position Grade
Jakob Beavin 11
Devin Behar 11
Brock Biestek 11
James Caramanico 11
John Caramanico 11
Grayson Carter 11
Brendan Charnot 11
Mark Charnot 12
Tim Charnot 10
Connor Clark 9
Chelton Coley 11
Blake Cooling 11
Griffin Cooling 11
Austin Correll 11
Christian Crabtree 11
Luke Doeren 12
Cameron Duarte 12
James Dudeck 11
Kyle Duerr 12
Ian Evans 10
Jackson Federman 11
Zack Field 11
Justin Florence 11
Jacob Gill 11
Michael Grafinger 12
John Grazen 12
Ashton Harp 12
Andrew Harvey 12
Spencer Haskell 11
Ethan Hebb 11
Dwight Hollier 11
Michael Hrehor 11
Thomas Jacobs 12
Randall Jones 12
William Kerner 12
Russell Kimel 11
Jack Kleiber 11
Jakob Ladd 11
Noah Lawrence 12
Henry Lewis 11
William Mason 10
Davis McCain 12
Robert Merdes 12
Gabriel Militello 11
Zaccheri Minardi 12
William Mitchell 12
Nicco Moriates 11
Luke Morton 11
Drake Nereu 11
Cameron Noble 12
Ryan Parody 11
Blake Raphael 9
Malcolm Reed 11
Aidan Ryan 11
Alfredo Sandria Salazar 11
Carter Scearce 10
Edward Schiff 11
Patrick Schneider 12
Maverick Shotwell 10
Jacob Taylor 10
Gregory Thompson 12
Jamil Tucker 9
Benjamin Wheless 11
Archer Zureich 12


  • Head Coach

    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, while professionally he has worked as a teacher and coach focusing in the areas of Leadership, Football and Strength & Conditioning.

    Coach Wright is in his 14th year as a high school head coach, having spent the last 8 at Cardinal Gibbons where his varsity teams have compiled 77 wins and his program 170 total wins over that same period. He and his staff have won 4 Varsity conference titles, 6 Junior Varsity conference titles, gone undefeated twice with the Freshman football team and four times been honored with the conference coach of the year award.

    Coach Wright's mission at CGHS is to "develop godly young 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.

  • Associate Head Coach/Offensive Coordinator

    Coach Liedy is originally from Rockville Centre, NY where he was a captain and 4 year varsity starter in football and baseball at South Side High School. He attended The Ohio State University and received a B.S. in Education in 2004. He received an M.S. in Sport Leadership from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2007.

    From 2007-2011, Liedy was the offensive line coach, director of football operations, adjunct professor, and assistant intramurals director at Mount Ida College in Newton, MA. Prior to that, he was a football intern at the University of Richmond, receivers coach at Pace University, and an assistant coach at both Olentangy High School in Lewis Center, OH, and South Side High School in Rockville Centre, NY

    He resides in Apex, NC, with his wife Rachalle, a former 5th grade teacher at Immaculata Catholic School in Durham, NC, and their son Luke.

  • Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator

    Coach Drew is originally from Durham, NC where he was team captain in both football and track at Jordan High School. He attended Campbell University, where he was a four-year letter winner in football and earned his B.S. in Exercise and Sports Science in 2016. He earned an M.S. in Kinesiology from Georgia Southern University in 2019.


    After his playing career at Campbell University, he served as a volunteer graduate assistant working with the defensive backs during his final spring semester. Shortly after, he became the defensive backs coach here at Cardinal Gibbons for the 2016 season. The following year, he was promoted to Defensive Coordinator and has been in that role ever since. Most recently, he's added the title of Assistant Head Coach in January of 2019.

    He currently resides in Raleigh, NC.

  • Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs
  • Offensive Line Coach
  • Wide Receivers Coach
  • Linebackers Coach
  • Defensive Line Coach
  • Athletic Trainer/Director of Sports Medicine
  • Offensive Assistant
  • Offensive Assistant
  • Defensive Assistant
  • Defensive Assistant

Football workouts begin on Monday, June 3rd, 2019. 

  • Varsity players will lift and run from 7:30am - 9:00am
  • JV players 9:00am -10:30am
  • All incoming freshmen from 6:30pm - 8:00pm. 

Important - There will be a freshman football parent meeting the first night of workouts (Monday, June 3rd, 2019) from 6:30-7:30pm.  We will provide information regarding summer workouts as well as the upcoming football season.

Incoming 9th graders interested in playing football should contact so that you can be placed on our master email list for weekly communication.