South Charlotte

Briefly: Charlotte Latin wins 7th straight Wachovia Cup

Charlotte Latin has won its seventh straight N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association 3A Wachovia Cup.

The Wachovia Cup, presented and sponsored by Wachovia, a Wells Fargo company, recognizes overall excellence in high school athletics among NCISAA member institutions.

The winning school is determined by a point total earned through competition in state championship events. Charlotte Latin earned a total of 662.5 points in fall, winter and spring team competitions.

Local athletes awarded

Three south Charlotte-area student-athletes were awarded the sixth annual Coleman Lew Leadership Award recognizing top athletes from the Southern Conference based on leadership, academic excellence and athletic achievement.

Ardrey Kell graduate Christian Bailey (College of Charleston, cross country) and Myers Park graduates James Carroll (Elon, soccer) and Virginia Mayer (Elon, golf) were among the 25 recipients this year.