DA Athletics Hosts Successful First ‘Durham Academy Tip-Off Classic’
Last weekend, basketball teams from Cary Academy, Charlotte Country Day School and the O’Neal School joined the Cavaliers in the inaugural four-school, eight-team showcase! The Cavaliers boys and girls teams faced the Charlotte Country Day Buccaneers on Friday and The O’Neal School Falcons on Saturday. Though going a combined 1–3, the Cavs were part of a great kick-off to their seasons. Excitement is sure to follow the rest of the way!
Boys Basketball Wins at the Buzzer!
Senior JP Dilweg scored a layup at the buzzer as the DA boys hoops team took a huge non-conference victory over Grace Christian 65–64!
Girls Basketball Gets First Win of Season!
The Cavaliers won big against Grace Christian Academy 47–19 in a defensive showcase. The win was the first of the season for the girls, as well as the first in coach Nigel Cabral’s head coaching tenure!
Durham Academy Athletics – Ticketing Policy 2022–2023
Upper School Games
JV & varsity boys and girls basketball teams will play their home games in Kirby Gymnasium on the Upper School campus (3601 Ridge Road).
Middle School Games
Middle School boys and girls basketball teams will play their home games in the Middle School Gymnasium (3116 Academy Road).
Regular Season Ticketing
Tickets are required for varsity contests only. Middle School and JV games do not require a ticket.
The gym will be cleared following the JV game(s) where applicable.
Varsity tickets are $5 and can be purchased at www.da.org/athletics/tickets.
DA families may use passcode “Kirby22” to acquire two complimentary season-long passes. Each pass will grant the pass-holder entry into each home regular season contest.* These are available now.
Season passes will be emailed to you as a .pdf attachment. Printed passes and screen shots are valid and will be scanned at the gate.
Passes are also available through the new “Hometown Fan” mobile phone app. Login information will be the phone number used to “purchase tickets.” This app is pictured below.
*Tickets to individual games will be available the Sunday prior to the event day throughout the season.
*Tickets are not required for DA students/faculty/staff.
*DA season passes are not valid for the DA Tip-Off Classic.
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