State athletes of year named

May. 02, 2014 @ 12:08 AM

Blake Dodge of West Carteret High School and Marquavious Johnson of Knightdale High School are the winners of the 2014 Athlete of the Year awards in the N.C. High School Athletic Association.

Dodge has won 14 individual state track and field state championships and will attend UNC on a Morehead-Cain scholarship.

Johnson is a four-sport athlete who ran for nearly 2,000 yards in 2013 with 18 touchdowns. The East Carolina football recruit threw for 11 TDs and caught three and has been a part of seven state championship track teams.

Johnson garners 2 stars from Rivals.