2019 Sports Calendar

This calendar features selected major sporting events scheduled for Greater Raleigh. It is not intended to be a comprehensive listing of all sporting events in the area. In addition, this calendar does not include regular season games hosted by local sports teams, such as the Carolina Hurricanes, N.C. State University, North Carolina FC, North Carolina Courage or the Carolina Mudcats. Please visit those respective websites for complete home schedules.

January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December

 

January

January 19-21, 2019
City of Oaks Challenge (volleyball)
Raleigh Convention Center
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January 26-27, 2019
Oak City Friendlies presented by GRSA
WRAL Soccer Park
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February

February 2, 2019
Krispy Kreme Challenge
Start/finish: NCSU Memorial Bell Tower
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February 2-3, 2019
All Star Challenge
Cheer & Dance, (King of the Jungle)
Raleigh Convention Center
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February 7-9, 2019
NCHSAA Swimming State Championships
Triangle Aquatic Center
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February 8, 2019
"I Am Empreus" Professional Boxing Invitational
J.S. Dorton Arena
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February 22-24, 2019
Grand Slam Triangle Classic, hosted by William Peace University
Thomas Brooks Park
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February 23-24, 2019
Big Shots Carolina Invitational I
Multiple area gyms
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March

March 1-3, 2019
Army Baseball Classic
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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March 2, 2019
Umstead Trail Marathon
William B. Umstead State Park
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March 2-3, 2019
MAPL Raleigh (volleyball)
Raleigh Convention Center (Girls Black & Blue Divisions & Boys 16s/18s) & Triangle Volleyball Club (Girls Red Division & Boys 14s)
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March 7-10, 2019
USA Swimming ESSZ Speedo Senior Sectionals
Triangle Aquatic Center
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March 8-14, 2019
NTC Division II Baseball Challenge
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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March 15-18, 2019
USTA Level 1A Championships
Cary Tennis Park & Millbrook Exchange Park
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March 16, 2019
NCHSAA Basketball State Championships (2A & 4A)
James T. Valvano Arena at William Neal Reynolds Coliseum (NCSU)
12pm: 4A Men's; 2:30pm: 4A Women's; 5pm: 2A Women's; 7:30pm: 2A Men's
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March 17, 2019
Tobacco Road Marathon & Half Marathon
American Tobacco Trail, Cary
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March 19, 2019
NIT First Round
James T. Valvano Arena at William Neal Reynolds Coliseum (NCSU)
NC State vs. Hofstra (7pm)
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March 23, 2019
Friendship Cup, hosted by North Carolina Football Club
Sahlen's Stadium, WakeMed Soccer Park
1pm: NC Courage vs. Orlando Pride
3:30pm: NCFC vs. Club Necaxa (Mexico's Liga MX)
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March 23 & 25, 2019
NCAA Women's Basketball First/Second Rounds
James T. Valvano Arena at William Neal Reynolds Coliseum (NCSU)
March 23 (First Round): Kentucky vs. Princeton (11am); NC State vs, Maine (1pm)
March 25 (Second Round): NC State vs. Kentucky (7pm)
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March 24, 2019
NIT Second Round
James T. Valvano Arena at William Neal Reynolds Coliseum (NCSU)
NC State vs. Harvard (7:30pm)
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March 26-31, 2019
Major League Fishing Bass Pro Tour
Falls Lake, Shearon Harris Reservoir & Jordan Lake
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March 27, 2019
NIT Quarterfinal
James T. Valvano Arena at William Neal Reynolds Coliseum (NCSU)
NC State vs. Lipscomb (9pm)
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March 28-31, 2019
XIOM Cary Cup
Triangle Table Tennis
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March 29-31, 2019
USA Gymnastics XCEL NC State Championships
Raleigh Convention Center
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March 30-31, 2019
Big Shots North Carolina Tip Off
Multiple area gyms
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April

April 3-6, 2019
USA Baseball National High School Invitational
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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April 6, 2019
NCBMX Series
SK8-Cary
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April 12-13, 2019
Stitch Intercollegiate (golf)
MacGregor Downs Country Club
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April 13, 2019
NC NPC State Championships and IFBB Champions of Power and Grace
Raleigh Convention Center
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April 14, 2019
Raleigh Half Marathon
Sir Walter Running
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April 17-21, 2019
ACC Men's & Women's Tennis Championships
Cary Tennis Park
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April 25-28, 2019
Deep South Classic
Raleigh Convention Center
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April 26-28, 2019
USBA North Carolina State Championships: Boys (Grades 6 & 7)
Host: Triangle Flight Club
Multiple area gyms
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May

May 3-5, 2019
USBA North Carolina State Championships: Boys (Grades 2-5) & Girls (Grades 3-12)
Host: Triangle Flight Club
Multiple area gyms
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May 4-5, 2019
NCAA Women's Tennis First and Second Round
J.W. Isenhour Tennis Center, North Carolina State University (host)
May 4 (First Round): Tennessee vs. Furman (1pm); NC State vs. VCU (4pm)
May 5 (Second Round): Tennessee vs. NC State (2pm)
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May 10-11, 2019
NCHSAA Men's Individual Tennis State Championships
Cary Tennis Park & Millbrook Exchange Park
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May 14-19, 2019
Senior Softball-USA Atlantic Coast Championships
Carolina Pines Park, Millbrook Exchange Park & Parrish Womble Park
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May 17-18, 2019
NCHSAA Men's & Women's Lacrosse State Championships
WakeMed Soccer Park
May 17: 7pm; May 18: 11am, 2pm
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May 17-19, 2019
USA Wrestling World Team Trials Challenge Tournament and UWW Junior Freestyle Trials
James T. Valvano Arena at William Neal Reynolds Coliseum
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May 17-19, 2019
USBA North Carolina State Championships: Boys (Grades 8-12)
Host: Triangle Flight Club
Multiple area gyms
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May 18-19, 2019
Carolina Grand Slam BNQ – USAV National Junior Beach Volleyball
Southern Sand Volleyball Complex
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May 24-30, 2019
National Club Baseball Association Division I World Series
Ting Stadium
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May 25, 2019
NCHSAA Women's Soccer State Championships
Dail Soccer Field (NCSU)
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May 25-26, 2019
The Airborne @ WakeMed PDGA Tournament (disc golf)
WakeMed Soccer Park
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May 25-26, 2019
National Black Heritage Championship Swim Meet
Triangle Aquatic Center
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May 30-June 2, 2019
REX Hospital Open
TPC Wakefield Plantation
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May 31-June 1, 2019
NCHSAA Baseball State Championships (1A & 3A)
Five County Stadium
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May 31-June 1, 2019
NCHSAA Softball State Championships (1A & 4A)
Dail Softball Stadium (NCSU)
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June

June 1-2, 2019
Big Shots Raleigh June Classic
Multiple area gyms
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June 1-8, 2019
NCAA Division II Baseball Championship
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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June 15, 2019
U.S. Australian Football League Eastern Regional Championships
MAC Sports & Entertainment
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June 20-23, 2019
USA Baseball 11U Futures Invitational
Thomas Brooks Park, USA Baseball National Training Complex
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June 22, 2019
NYFO 7on7 National Championships (football)
WRAL Soccer Park
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June 26-28, 2019
National Youth Cricket League Women's Tournament
Church Street Park and Shiloh Park
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June 27-30, 2019
USA Baseball 10U Futures Invitational
Thomas Brooks Park, USA Baseball National Training Complex
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June 27-30, 2019
USA Baseball Collegiate National Team (Red vs. Blue)
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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June 29-July 2, 2019
National Youth Cricket League U12 & U16 Tournament
Church Street Park plus additional sites
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July

July 1, 2019
USA Baseball Collegiate National Team vs. Coastal Plain League (CPL) Select
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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July 4-7, 2019
National Youth Cricket League U10, U14 & U18 Tournament
Church Street Park plus additional sites
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July 5, 2019
USA Baseball Collegiate National Team vs. Cuba
8th Annual USA vs. Cuba International Friendship Series
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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July 6-7, 2019
Big Shots Carolina Invitational II
Multiple area gyms
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July 10-14, 2019
Atlantic Coast World Series (NC USSSA & VA USSSA)
Cary
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July 10-14, 2019
USA Archery JOAD National Target Championships
WRAL Soccer Park
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July 12-14, 2019
USA Baseball 14U Cup
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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July 16-20, 2019
USBA Boys & Girls National Championships
Raleigh Convention Center
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July 19-21, 2019
USA Baseball 16U Cup
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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July 20-21, 2019
NC USSSA Girls Fastpitch Eastern Nationals
Thomas Brooks Park & Middle Creek Park
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July 20-21, 2019
Carolina Series State Race
Capital City BMX Track at Lions Park
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July 21-24, 2019
USA Baseball 14U National Team Development Program
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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July 26-31, 2019
USA Baseball 15U National Team Trials
USA Baseball National Training Complex
July 26-28: Phase 1
July 29-31: Phase 2
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July 30-August 3, 2019
USA Swimming Southern Zone Age Group Championships
Triangle Aquatic Center
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August

July 31-August 5, 2019
USA Baseball 16U National Team Development Program
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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August 2, 2019
Sir Walter Miler
Meredith College
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August 7-11, 2019
USA Baseball 11U & 13U National Team Identification Series Champions Cup
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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August 10-11, 2019
USA Softball Men's Class E/Rec Softball Tournament
Fred G. Bond Metro Park
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August 12-18, 2019
Six Major Raleigh (Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Esports)
Raleigh Convention Center
August 12-14: Group Stage (not open to the public, streaming online)
August 16: Quarter-Finals
August 17: Semi-Finals
August 18: Grand Final
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August 14-18, 2019
USA Baseball 12U & 14U National Team Identification Series Champions Cup
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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August 15 & 18, 2019
Women's International Champions Cup (ICC), hosted by North Carolina Courage
Sahlen's Stadium, WakeMed Soccer Park
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August 21-25, 2019
USA Baseball 15U & 16U National Team Identification Series Champions Cup
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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August 22-24, 2019
Curling Night in America
Polar IcePlex
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August 23-24, 2019
NC Soccer Coaches Association (NCSCA) Kick-Off Classic
WakeMed Soccer Park
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September

September 7-9, 2019
Cary Tennis Championships - National Junior Tournament
Cary Tennis Park
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September 9-15, 2019
Atlantic Tire Championships
Cary Tennis Park
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September 20-21, 2019
adidas XC Challenge
WakeMed Soccer Park Cross Country Course
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September 27-29, 2019
Special Olympics of North Carolina Equestrian Tournament
James B. Hunt Horse Complex
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October

October 4-6, 2019
USA Cycling BMX Freestyle National Championships
Sk8-Cary (Cary Action Sports Park)
October 4: BMX Freestyle Nationals
October 5: Pan American Continental Freestyle Championships
October 6: Cary BMX Freestyle Competition
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October 4-6, 2019
PBRT Carolina Fall Championship
Prep Baseball Report
USA Baseball National Training Complex
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October 5, 2019
Great American Cross Country Festival
WakeMed Soccer Park Cross Country Course
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October 5, 2019
Big Shots Raleigh
Multiple area gyms
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October 11-13, 2019
SAS Championship
Prestonwood Country Club
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October 25-26, 2019
NCHSAA Women's Individual Tennis State Championships
Cary Tennis Park & Millbrook Exchange Park
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October 27, 2019
National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) Championship
Sahlen's Stadium, WakeMed Soccer Park
3:30pm
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November

November 1-3, 2019
USTA Tennis on Campus Fall Invitational
Cary Tennis Park
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November 3, 2019
City of Oaks Marathon
Start/Finish: NCSU Memorial Bell Tower
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November 8 & 10, 2019
ACC Women's Soccer Championship
Sahlen's Stadium, WakeMed Soccer Park
November 8: Semifinals, 2:30pm & 5:30pm
November 10: Championship, 12pm
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November 9-10, 2019
visitRaleigh.com Girls Junior Showcase
WRAL Soccer Park & multiple sites
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November 9-10, 2019
Raleigh LaxFest
Ting Park, Parrish Womble Park, Seymour Athletic Fields (Apex Nature Park), Rocky Mount Sports Complex (Girls)
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November 15, 2019
NCAA Women's Soccer First Round(
Dail Soccer Field (NCSU)
Navy vs. NC State (host); 7pm
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November 16-17, 2019
visitRaleigh.com Boys Junior Showcase
WRAL Soccer Park & multiple sites
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November 16-17, 2019
Triangle Tango Regatta, SailPack(
Lake Crabtree
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November 17, 2019
ACC Men's Soccer Championship
Sahlen's Stadium, WakeMed Soccer Park
Clemson vs. Virginia; 12pm
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November 21, 2019
NCAA Men's Soccer First Round(
Dail Soccer Field (NCSU)
Coastal Carolina vs. NC State (host); 7pm
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November 22-23, 2019
NCHSAA Men's Soccer State Championships
Koka Booth Stadium, WakeMed Soccer Park
November 22: 7pm; November 23: 11am, 2:30pm & 6pm
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November 22-24, 2019
visitRaleigh.com Girls College Showcase
WRAL Soccer Park & multiple sites
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November 29-December 1, 2019
OneHockey Raleigh
Polar Ice House, Wake Forest
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November 30, 2019
Nike Cross Regionals Southeast
WakeMed Soccer Park Cross Country Course
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November 30-December 1, 2019
Downtown Urban Open (DUO) Disc Golf Tournament
Town of Cary & Capital Area Disc League
Downtown Cary
November 30: Youth Clinic, Open Play and Doubles Tournament
December 1: DUO Tournament
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December

December 7, 2019
NCHSAA Cheerleading Invitational
Raleigh Convention Center
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December 13-14, 2019
48th Annual WRAL Invitational Wrestling Tournament
Athens Drive High School
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December 13-15, 2019
visitRaleigh.com Boys College Showcase
WRAL Soccer Park & multiple sites
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December 13 & 15, 2019
NCAA Division I Men's Soccer Championship
Sahlen's Stadium, WakeMed Soccer Park
December 13: Semifinals, 6pm/8:30pm
December 15: Championship, 6pm
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December 14, 2019
NCHSAA Football State Championships
Carter-Finley Stadium (NCSU)
3A & 3AA
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December 26-30, 2019
John Wall Family Foundation Holiday Invitational
Broughton High School
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visitRaleigh.com Showcase Series

November 9-10, 2019
visitRaleigh.com Girls Junior Showcase

WRAL Soccer Park & multiple sites
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November 16-17, 2019
visitRaleigh.com Boys Junior Showcase

WRAL Soccer Park & multiple sites
Click for Website

November 22-24, 2019
visitRaleigh.com Girls College Showcase

WRAL Soccer Park & multiple sites
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December 13-15, 2019
visitRaleigh.com Boys College Showcase

WRAL Soccer Park & multiple sites
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