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King, Watson to be honored by Hillside

Posted January 19, 2013

Hillside High School will induct two people into its 2nd Class of the Athletic Department Wall of Fame.

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Head football coach Antonio King and former girls basketball player Nisha Watson will be inducted during the Hornets' boys basketball game against Southern Durham on Jan. 25.

King has been the head football coach at Hillside for four seasons, taking over the position in February 2009. In 2010, King led the Hornets to a 16-0 season, winning the N.C. High School Athletic Association 4-A state championship.

Prior to taking over as head coach, King was an assistant at Hillside. King also played his high school football at Hillside as the quarterback.

Watson was an all-state girls basketball player at Hillside. 


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