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  • Athletics are a core part

    of the Rabun Gap experience
The Eagles athletic program is both educational and recreational, with the ultimate goal of developing social, emotional, and physical maturity in our student-athletes.

Our dedicated staff includes coaches and trainers with experience on the professional and collegiate levels who are dedicated to seeing student-athletes succeed on and off the field. At every level, our coaches are mentors who build character and teach life skills through their sport.

Rabun Gap is a competitive force in the Carolinas Athletic Conference and the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association. We have a longstanding tradition of success with multiple state playoff and runner-up finishes in several sports. Our alumni play at the Division I, II, III, and professional levels.
Rabun Gap competes in the Carolinas Athletic Association conference of the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association.
Rabun Gap fields 28 competitive teams at the middle school, JV, and varsity levels.

Sports we offer include:

Explore Our Teams

Athletics News

Upcoming Games

Home
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Asheville Empire Lacrosse
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George Walton Academy
Location: Sky Valley Golf Club
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IC Imagine
Location: Buncombe County Sports Park
Home
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Walhalla High School
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IC Imagine
Location: Buncombe County Sports Park
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Christ School
Location: Christ School
Home
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Highlands School
Summit Charter School
Tallulah Falls School
Home
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Highlands School
Summit Charter School
Tallulah Falls School
Home
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Macon Middle School
Away
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Christ School
Location: Christ School
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Asheville School
Asheville Christian Academy
Carolina Day School
Christ School
Location: Sky Valley Golf Club
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Parkview High School
Location: Parkview High School
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Asheville Christian Academy
Location: Asheville Christian Academy
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Tallulah Falls School
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Parkview High School
Location: Mountain Park Park
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Pendleton High School
Location: Pendleton High School

Athletics Staff

List of 6 members.

  • Photo of Dale Earnhardt

    Dale Earnhardt 

    Director of Athletics, Head Girls Basketball Coach
  • Photo of Jesse Brown

    Jesse Brown 

    Associate Athletic Director & Sports Information Director, Lower School PE Teacher
  • Photo of Damon Willingham

    Damon Willingham 

    Athletic Facilities Manager
  • Photo of Fran Hawkins

    Fran Hawkins 

    Athletic Administrative Assistant
  • Photo of Mark Green

    Mark Green 

    Athletic Trainer
  • Photo of Jackson Roper

    Jackson Roper 

    Assistant Athletic Trainer, Upper School Weightlifting Teacher
Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School is a private, coeducational day and boarding school for grades Pre-K through 12. Centrally located between Atlanta, GA, Greenville, SC, and Asheville, NC, we prepare young people for college, career, and a lifetime of leadership and service.