Aug 26

LISTEN LIVE: Garner Trojans Football vs. Cleveland Rams

#5-ranked Garner Trojans (1-0) host #9 Cleveland Rams (1-0) Friday August 26th in the home opener of the new South Garner Field. After running over the Cary Imps 53-12 last Friday, the Trojans set their sights on a Rams team that won a high-scoring, hard-fought contest, 56-41, against GNRC foe Clayton Comets. Tune in to the Trojan Sports Network, brought to you by All Star Waste Services, at 6:45 p.m. for pregame coverage!

In addition to the play-by-play webcast, HighSchoolOT will feature the game on their HSOTLive Week 2 coverage. ‘HighSchoolOT Live’ begins at 6:55 p.m. every Friday night. You can watch it live or on demand on on your computer, tablet or phone; on the free mobile app; or on the WRAL app for Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Apple TV.

All home athletic events in 2016 are played at the future South Garner High, located at 8228 Hebron Church Rd, Garner, NC 27529.




Aug 25

JV Trojans roll in their opener at Cleveland

Joshua Clemons-Wilson scores 4 TD’s in Garner JV 40-20 win at Cleveland to open their 2016. JV Trojan defense led by a monster 16 tackle performance by Laytavion Haywood, pile up 6 sacks and only a JV Ram score with 37 seconds makes the score respectable. Clemons-Wilson scores on runs of 53, 32, 6 & 15 for Garner. Jalen Conyers with a 65-yard TD to Ahkee Vaughn Jon Anthony Johnson tallies an 11-yard TD run. Garner JV posts their 31st consecutive win.


Aug 24

Hall leads volleyball win over Cary

Shaylynn Hall records 16 kills & Kacie Meekhoff, Sydney Jones 4 aces each in Garner volleyball 4-set win over Cary. Coach Boyette’s squad dominates the second set after dropping the opener. Madison Moore records 10 kills and Sanaa Lanier 7.

S1 S2 S3 S4 Wins
Cary 25 9 14 16 1
Garner Magnet 16 25 25 25 3

Soccer drops home opener
Garner falls to Broughton in their first match at new S.Garner Field in the Wake County Cup. The Trojans, playing their 3rd match in 3 days drop 8-0 decision.

Volleyball drops rematch at Cary
Shaylynn Hall records 16 kills & 5 blocks, Madison Moore records 5 aces in Garner Trojans volleyball 4-set loss at Cary. Moore records 11 kills & Sanaa Lanier has 12 kills for Coach Boyette’s squad & Regan Adams has 14 digs.

S1 S2 S3 S4 Wins
Garner Magnet 22 25 23 21 1
Cary 25 16 25 25 3

Our JV Lady Trojans volleyball claimed 2 sets to 1 win over the Imps.

Aug 24

Sponsor the Trojans

Join the hundreds of Garner businesses, who advertise with the premiere athletic program in NC! Low cost method to highlight your business and support our GMHS students. Reach thousands of our residents as well as the national webcast each Friday night  and throughout the school year on the Trojan Sports Network. Contact Brett Kieft or any Trojan Club board member to secure your spot in the 2016 Fall program. 

Aug 23

Upcoming Trojan class reunions planned

GSHS Class of 1976 will hold their 40th reunion Sept. 17th at Gregory Vineyards, just south of Hwy 210 in Johnston County. Contact Adrian Buie for more info.
The GHS class of 1962 is having their 54th reunion September 24th at the Garner Optimist Club. If you were/are a classmate who has not been contacted please contact Judi Thompson Sugg via Facebook.
Garner Senior High School Class of 1981  35th Reunion is scheduled for Saturday, October 1st at loyal Trojan Club supporter Aversboro Restaurant & Sports Bar: Reunion webpage for registration and payment. Contact organizer Sherry O’Neal with your questions.
Garner Class of 1996 Reunion, Saturday, October 8th at The Architect Bar and Social House 7PM (register by Sept. 30th)

We are aware the Class of 1978 is planning a reunion but details or a date are not yet available. We will add to our CALENDAR page when known.

GARNER MAGNET HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 2006  had their 10-Year Class Reunion, Friday, August 12th at McCormick and Schmick in Crabtree Valley. Organizer Nathan Adams did a wonderful job coordinating

Class of 2006The Garner Senior Class of 1971 held their 45th reunion August 13th at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course at NC State. Photos from the event are available on their Facebook page.

Share your reunion dates and details with us and we will help reach your classmates.

The Trojans cannot thank Wendy and Cindy and their staff enough for their support of our Trojans!

The Trojans cannot thank Wendy and Cindy and their staff enough for their support of our Trojans!

Aug 23

Garner Band Classic October 8th

The Garner Band Classic will be held at Garner Magnet High School at South Campus on October 8th Competition slots are open and the GMHS Band Boosters are currently selling ad space for the Band Classic Program Booklet. Ad placements are estimated to be seen by over 2000 current and potential patrons of your business, all local to Garner and the surrounding areas. This is a great opportunity to get your name in front of the local community and show your support and pride for The Mighty Trojan Marching Band. General donations to Garner Bands will be listed as a sponsor. Sponsorship form is located on the Chamber website and can be sent with your check or money order payable to Garner Band Boosters to PO Box 1034, Garner, NC 27529. Please be sure to include your ad layout and/or artwork. Direct your questions to Janiene H. Kiner GMHS Band Classic Chair at Thank you for supporting Garner Bands!

Aug 20

Volleyball drops finals match in the Trojan Invitational

Garner volleyball laid claim to the first win EVER at South Garner campus with their opening round defeat of Pine Forest 25-6, 25-6 and 25-8. Sanaa Lanier recorded 9 kills & Shaylynn Hall 8 as the Lady Trojans dominated the 3-set sweep. Kacie Meekhoff & Sydney Jones scored 5 aces each to advance Garner to the Championship match.

Harnett Central def. South Johnston 25-16, 25-20 and 25-17

Consolation Round

South Johnston def. Pine Forest 25-9, 25-13 and 25-21

Championship match

Harnett Central def. Garner 19-25, 25-17, 25-16, 23-25 and 15-4

Aug 19

Eaddy leads Garner to 53-12 opening win at Cary

Collin Eaddy rushes for 84 yards on just 8 carries and 3 TD’s to lead Garner to 53-12 season opening win at Cary. The defending GNRC Champs race to 46-0 halftime lead and coast to the non-conference win. The 2015 GNRC Offensive Player of the Year Eaddy scores from 26 yards out just over a minute into the game on Garner’s third snap and adds TD runs of 27 & 5 in the half. Braxton Brokenborough adds 48 yard TD scamper and completes 5-of 9 passes for 94 yards to go with his 68 yards rushing. Dwayne Holloway scores on 15-yard run & Anthony Stephenson 1 yard TD. The Trojan defense gets into the act, with Prestige Bellamy nails the Imp runner at 15, a play later Andreas Harris returns interception for defensive TD. Garner holds the Imps to -8 yards in the half, piling up 8 sacks and 10 tackles for loss. Cody Carpenter in at QB in the 2nd half hits Keion White with 2-yard strike to finish the scoring for the 1-0 Trojans who open South Garner Stadium Friday Aug. 26th vs Cleveland 7PM kickoff.

Outstanding photos from Lauren French (’16)

Rushes-Yards 29-269 16-32
Comp-Att-Yards 7-11-111 10-19-97
GAR 26 20 7 0 53
CRY 0 0 6 6 12


GAR–Collin Eaddy 26 run (pass failed); GAR–Dwayne Holloway 15 run (Braxton Brokenborough run); GAR–Eaddy 27 run (kick blocked); GAR–Brokenborough 48 run (kick failed); GAR–Anthony Stephenson 1 run (Noah Giroux kick); GAR–Eaddy 5 run (Giroux kick); GAR–Andreas Harris 10 interception return (kick failed); CRY–K.Hicks 34 run (kick blocked); GAR–Keion White 10 pass from Cody Carpenter (Giroux kick); CRY–D.Burnette 44 pass from K.Hicks (kick blocked).


Rushing: Collin Eaddy 8-84 yards 3TD, Braxton Brokenborough 3-68 yards TD, Donovan Evans 6-46yards, A.Stephenson 5-40 yards, TD, D.Holloway 4-23yards

Passing: Brokenborough 5-9-94 yards TD; Cody Carpenter 2-2-17, TD

Receiving: Anthony Stephenson 2-41-0, Keion White 2-32-1, Collin Eaddy 1-28-0, Dwayne Holloway 2-27 yards;

Trojan Sports Network archive broadcast:



Aug 18

Trojan Volleyball Invitational Aug. 20th

Garner Trojans volleyball hosts the Trojan Invitational Sat. Aug. 20th at 10AM. Coach Boyette (’96) Lady Trojans vs Pine Forest & Harnett Central vs South Johnston 10 AM (simultaneous play at the new South Garner gym). Admission $5. The two winners/losers will play at 1PM.

Walton Family Auto Service

Aug 16

Volleyball drops their opener

Sophomore Sanaa Lanier has 9 kills & junior Shaylynn Hall posts 5 in Garner Trojans volleyball 4-set loss at Fuquay. Lanier leads Garner with 5 blocks and Samantha Armstrong has 17 digs for the Lady Trojans who play at Wake Christian Academy Tuesday.

Freshman Regan Adams 8 service aces & junior Shaylynn Hall records 11 kills, 5 blocks for Garner Trojans volleyball in 4-set non-conference loss at Wake Christian Academy. Sam Armstrong & Sydney Jones 6 digs each, Brittney Kamphuis has 5 for Coach Boyette’s Lady Trojans


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