A 2 p.m. hearing in Raleigh on Friday will determine whether a D.H. Conley junior can play football in a state playoff game Friday night against Triton High School in Erwin.
Chief Judge James C. Dever III will hear a request to set aside the punishment meted out to Maleek Gorham from the N.C. High School Athletic Association which prohibits him from participating in any NCHSAA contests until Oct. 2, 2013. The ruling was decided because there were questions about whether Gorham was supposed to be attending Conley or J.H. Rose High School.
David Sutton of Sutton Law in Greenville named the Pitt County and North Carolina school boards, D.H. Conley High School and the N.C. High School Athletic Association in a lawsuit filed Thursday.
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