Photos of the Year: 2016 Winners: Sports POY: Runner Up: 2017_poy_14_02_36

Sports POY: Runner UpEamon Queeney, North State Journal Dudley Panthers junior Zareik Rush (11) outruns Cape Fear Colts senior Milton Mosley (53) as he returns a catch for a touchdown in the third 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

Dudley Panthers junior Zareik Rush (11) outruns Cape Fear Colts senior Milton Mosley (53) as he returns a catch for a touchdown in the third 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.