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Sports POY: Runner UpEamon Queeney, North State Journal Cape Fear Colts head coach Jake Thomas reacts to an early Dudley Panthers touchdown in the first quarter of the NCHSAA Division 4A State Championship football game at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, Saturday, December 17, 2016. The Dudley Panthers defeated the Cape Fear Colts 54 - 0.

Sports POY: Runner Up

Eamon Queeney, North State Journal

Cape Fear Colts head coach Jake Thomas reacts to an early Dudley Panthers touchdown in the first quarter of the NCHSAA Division 4A State Championship football game at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, Saturday, December 17, 2016. The Dudley Panthers defeated the Cape Fear Colts 54 - 0.