Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions for the 2014-15 academic year, following the conclusion of the spring sports season.
The Wells Fargo Cup award, sponsored by Wells Fargo and the NCHSAA, recognizes the schools that achieve the best overall interscholastic athletic performance within each of the state’s four competitive classifications.
The Wells Fargo Conference Cup is a companion to the Wells Fargo Cup and recognizes schools with the best overall interscholastic athletic performances within individual conferences. Wachovia and now Wells Fargo has sponsored the conference awards program since 1980.
In most conferences, points are awarded based on participation and standings in conference play. Each conference determines its own method of awarding points. Conferences are listed alphabetically by classification.
Class 1-A Conference Results
Northwest 1-A: The Wells Fargo Conference Cup belongs to Mount Airy ,which finished the spring season as runner-up in men’s tennis and third-place finishes in baseball, men’s golf, and women’s soccer. Bishop McGuinness and East Surry tied for second, with Bishop McGuinness taking top finishes in men’s golf, men’s tennis and co champions in women’s soccer with East Surry. Additionally, East Surry was the runner-up in men’s golf and softball. Conference Standings: Mount Airy 96, Bishop McGuinness 89, East Surry 89, Walkertown 77.5, North Stokes 57.5, Atkins 49.5, Winston-Salem Prep 21.5.
Class 1-A/2-A Conference Results
Western Piedmont 2-A: The Conference Cup belongs to Forbush which took home the league crown in softball and shared the title in women’s soccer, while West Stokes finished second place overall with a top finish in men’s tennis and a tie for first in women’s soccer with Forbush. North Surry rounded out the top three, thanks to a championship in baseball. Conference Standings: Forbush 86.5, West Stokes 78.5, North Surry 72.5, Surry Central 65.5, South Stokes 64, Carver 21.