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Johnston County Athletes Recognized

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Clayton defensive lineman and defensive back Savion Jackson and JR Walker will play in the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas Saturday. Corinth-Holders offensive lineman Jacob Monk will aslo play in the game.

Clevelan and Clayton's Hunter Lee and Dennis Andino. respectively, were named to the North Carolina Soccer Coaches' 3A All-State soccer team.

The West Johnston Gymnastics team was recognized at Tuesday's Johnston County Public School's Board Meeting for winning their second straight large team division state championship in the fall. 

West Johnston cross country runner Hayley Whoolery was named to the 2018 NC MileSplit Cross Country All-State 1st Team.