CARRBORO HIGH SCHOOL RECEIVES 6TH CONSECUTIVE WELLS FARGO CUP STATE CHAMPIONSHIP ON SEPTEMBER 22 AT HOME FOOTBALL GAME VS EAST WAKE
The Wells Fargo Cup has become the symbol of overall sports excellence among high schools in North Carolina.
Since 1979 the Cup has gone to the schools which have the best overall interscholastic sports programs in each of the four classifications: 1A, 2A, 3A and 4A. The program is sponsored by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association and one of its corporate sponsors, Wells Fargo.
Each Cup winner receives an engraved silver cup and a banner for permanent display at the school. The 2017 Wells Fargo Cup will be presented to Carrboro High School on September 22 at the home football vs East Wake High School. This is the 6th consecutive championship for the Carrboro High School Jaguars.
All schools that finish in the top eight positions (plus ties) in an NCHSAA state championship event receive Wells Fargo Cup points. In Cup competition, points are awarded for all sports on the basis of 50 points for first, 45 for second, 40 for third, 35 for fourth, 30 for fifth, 25 for sixth, 20 for seventh and 15 for eighth.