Athlete of the Week

Nicole Ferren

Hough High soccer


Ferren, a senior defender, helped the unbeaten Huskies extend their shutout streak to eight matches with victories against Ardrey Kell (2-0 score) and Mallard Creek (3-0). To nominate an athlete of the week, email


Locker Room Chat

Get to know Nicole ...


Your favorite school subject?

“Science, because I like to understand how things work.”


Would you rather bungee jump or sky dive?

“I want to do both. They’re both on my bucket list.”


Favorite late night snack?

“Mint chocolate chip ice cream. I’ll taste every one in the shop, but always come back. It’s my go-to ice cream.”


Games to Watch


High school baseball

• May 1, Hopewell at Kannapolis Brown, 6:30 p.m.

• May 1, North Mecklenburg at Mallard Creek, 6:30 p.m.

• May 1, Vance at Hough, 6:30 p.m.


High school girls’ soccer

• May 2, Mallard Creek at North Mecklenburg, 6 p.m.

• May 2, Vance at Hough, 6 p.m.


High school softball

• May 1, Hopewell at Kannapolis Brown, 5:30 p.m.

• May 1, Vance at Hough, 5:30 p.m.