Senior goalkeeper Patrick Eavenson recorded the shutout for the Cougars. Jacksonville had three shots on goal to six for Catholic, which also had nine corner kick attempts.
Charlotte Catholic made a record 15th appearance in the NCHSAA state soccer championships and the Cougars won their seventh state title. Catholic had won previously in 1986, '87, '92, 2001, '03 and '04.
Catholic ended the season 24-1-1 while Jacksonville, a veteran team which won a state championship in 2005 and had 13 seniors on its roster this season, closed at 25-4.
Wendy's is the presenting sponsor of the NCHSAA sports program. The Raleigh
Sports Consortium serves as a host city sponsor for these championships, along
with the city of Raleigh and the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors'
Charlotte Catholic 0 1 -- 1
Jacksonville 0 0 -- 0
78th minute CC Sutton Porter (Ben Needham).