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Athletes of the Week

These high school athletes are recognized for their superior performance


CityView recognizes these two student athletes as Players of the Week:

Mason Hughes

Cape Fear baseball

Last week in games with Purnell Swett, Seventy-First and Lee County, Hughes was 6 for 11 at the plate with a double, triple and three home runs. He scored six times and drove in 13 runs. On the mound, he pitched 4.1 innings and allowed no runs while recording 10 strikeouts.

Ajaylah Yates

Seventy-First, soccer

A senior captain and a striker, Yates has scored 14 goals and six assists for the Falcons this season and a total of 32 points. Seventy-First is 5-0-2 through Wednesday and has won four in a row.

South View pitcher brings positive outlook.

Other nominees for Player of the Week included:


  • Tate Mannell, Terry Sanford, lacrosse
  • Landen Edwards, Jack Britt, baseball
  • Nick Perry, Cape Fear, golf
  • Ethan Paschal, Terry Sanford, golf


  • Izzy Olson, Terry Sanford, softball
  • Sophia Casagrande, Jack Britt, softball

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