Clarification on Request for Basketball Pictures

There have been a few questions and some confusion from the recent request for pictures for the Apex HS State Basketball Championship poster.  Instead of answering the questions several times, here is some clarification:

  1. Pictures can be submitted via email (send to  Please do not post pictures on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc. and expect the Cougar Club to know they are for the commemorative poster.
  2. Pictures should be high resolution and be clearly in focus.  Please do not submit fuzzy or dark photos as they cannot be used.
  3. If you have a batch of photos you’d like to submit and are a Dropbox user, please email the Cougar Club and access to a Dropbox folder will be provided to you.  If you don’t have a Dropbox account and want to sign up, use this referral link to do so and both you and the Cougar Club will get extra space for free!
  4. Please do not send links to other sites to download photos (particularly Shutterfly as Shutterfly does not allow downloading original images).  Links to a Zip file of photos is acceptable and should be sent to
  5. Please do not submit photos that you do not have the rights to (e.g. photos from N&O, High School Preps, WRAL, etc.).
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Call for Pictures from State Championship Game

The Apex Cougar Club is looking for pictures taken at or during the run up to the 4A State Championship basketball game.  The pictures will be used to create a commemorative poster.  If you have pictures you would like to contribute to this effort, please submit them to:

Pictures should be clear and high resolution.  No dark or blurry pictures please!

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Basketball State Championship Celebration and Awards

Video of the celebration and award ceremony after Apex HS won the 4A North Carolina State basketball championship defeating Lake Norman HS 62-59.


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Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

The Cougar Club is seeking concession stand volunteers for the following teams and events:

Opportunity Date Start Time Sign Up
Boy's Lacrosse beginning in March various start times Sign Up
Girl's Lacrosse beginning in March various start times Sign Up
Girl's Soccer beginning in March various start times Sign Up
Track and Field beginning in March various start times Sign Up
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Concession Team Leads

We are looking for a few, experienced Cougar Club Concession Volunteers to be Team Leaders. Team Leaders play a vital role in running the concession operations in the gym and stadium. Team Leaders work 3 to 5 events a season. The responsibilities are:

  • Open at least 30 minutes before game time.
  • Make sure all workers are trained (if needed) and are familiar with prices and where everything is located.
  • Start preparing hot food and pretzels while following proper procedures.
  • Making the first two batches of popcorn
  • After halftime of the last game coordinate the cleaning up process:
    • Making sure all equipment is clean and turned off
    • Restocking coolers and candy if necessary
    • Counting the cash box
    • Locking up

If you are interested in being a team leader, please email

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