Raleigh, NC, March 19, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Dr. Robert Littlejohn, head of school at Trinity Academy of Raleigh (www.trinityacademy.com), a preK-12 college preparatory school community located in north Raleigh, has announced that Matthew Duggins, a junior at the school, competed in the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association’s 1A/2A swim meet, and won the 200 and 500 Freestyle Individual State Championship on Feb. 22. This is the second consecutive year Duggins has been named state champion for both events, and this year, he broke his own record with a time of 1:46.37 for the 200 freestyle event. The championship was held at Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics, located at 11725 Verhoeff Drive in Huntersville.
“We congratulate Matthew on his athletic success,” said Littlejohn. “Being named the NCISAA state champion in these events two years in a row is a testament to his commitment and hard work.”
- The NCISAA was organized by independent schools throughout the state of North Carolina that desired the opportunity to compete for state championships in various sports. For more information, visit www.ncisaa.org.
About Trinity Academy of Raleigh:
Trinity Academy of Raleigh is a pre-K through12 college preparatory school community located just off I540 in North Raleigh. Founded in 1995, the school focuses on educating the whole person, with its strong emphasis on the classical liberal arts and sciences, sports, the fine arts, and spiritual formation. The top 1/3 of Trinity's 2008 graduating class averaged more than $101,000 per student in merit-based scholarships from various colleges and universities. Trinity Academy is also committed to being a resource for the Triangle community, creating partnerships with area churches and community organizations such as the YMCA, North Wake Baseball, The Princeton Review and many others. Trinity Academy currently enrolls 312 students and employs 55 faculty and staff, under the direction of Head of School Robert Littlejohn, Ph.D. For more information, call (919) 786-0114, or visit www.trinityacademy.com.
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